The following sources were consulted for the writing of the text for this settlement community. Try Books and Links for related sources that are appropriate for kids and of interest to teachers.
Ganzevoort, Herman, and Mark Boekelman, eds. Dutch Immigration to North America. Toronto: Multicultural History Society of Ontario (MHSO), 1983.
Petersen, William. Planned Migration: The Social Determinants of the Dutch-Canadian Movement. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1955.
van Arragon Hutten, Anne. Uprooted: The Story of Dutch Immigrant Children in Canada, 1947-1959. Kentville, Nova Scotia: North Mountain Press, 2001.
"Dutch." The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Foundation of Canada.
"Dutch Golden Age." Wikipedia.
Jedwab, Jack. "More Than One Way to be Canadian" The Montreal Gazette [Online], October 12, 2001. Cultures Canada.
Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers.
"Tulips 2006 - World Flower Rendezvous!" Canadian Tulip Festival.