Welcome to the Nederland, Texas Digital Archives

The Digital Archives were created by the Marion & Ed Hughes Public Libary to preserve and make available the local history of Nederland and the surrounding area. These resources may help students, teachers, genealogists, historians and interested citizens learn more about the history of Nederland. Use the archive to gain a local perspective on Nederland history and events of interest. Every item in the database is fully searchable by keyword, making it easy to quickly explore historical content. We invite you to visit the archive often, as additional pages and items will be added as they become available.

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Anna Catharina Terwey Rauwerda


Mrs. Rauwerda is standing between a shrub and the front left corner of a car. In the back is a porch swing under a gazebo and chair.

Anna Catharina Terwey Rauwerda


In photo, Mrs. Rauwerda is carrying a bucket and petting a dog.

Anna Catharina Terwey Rauwerda


Mrs. Rauwerda is standing in front of a like of trees with fence on property in the background.