DUTCH-INDONESIAN UNION (Linggajati) De facto Semi-Independent Dutch-Indonesian Union : NETHERLANDS-INDONESIAN UNION : Queen Wilhelmina
NETHERLANDS (Amsterdam a + The Hague jlr + Wassenaar rUNO Member Kingdom of THE NETHERLANDS [Dutch Realm] : Queen Wilhelmina

Other Entities with similar names

Kingdom of THE NETHERLANDS [Dutch Realm]
(Amsterdam a + The Hague jlr + Wassenaar r)

[Dutch Realm]

Flag or logo since 1937-02-19*
Koninkrijk der NEDERLANDEN (nl) UNO Member
Emblem or Symbol*

Queen Wilhelmina
(ruler of NETHERLANDS since 1940-05-15)
Capitals & administrative places*: Amsterdam a + The Hague jlr + Wassenaar r
(Amsterdam + ´s-Gravenhage + Wassenaar)
a administrative, national or political capital (also ruler's residence)
j judicial capital
l legislative or parliamentary capital, seat of government
r ruler's residence (royal or presidential, primary or secondary)
Official & national languages: Dutch (nl) .


NETHERLANDS Kingdom of THE NETHERLANDS  (Amsterdam + The Hague + Wassenaar)

11 Regionalized Divisions:

DRENTHE Province of DRENTHE  (Assen)Local: Provincie DRENTHE (nl)  (Assen)
FRISIA Province of FRIESLAND  (Leeuwarden)Local: Provincie FRIESLAND (nl)  (Leeuwarden)
GRONINGEN Province of GRONINGEN  (Groningen)Local: Provincie GRONINGEN (nl)  (Groningen)
GUELDERS Province of GUELDERS  (Arnhem)Local: Provincie GELDERLAND (nl)  (Arnhem)
LIMBURG Province of LIMBURG  (Maastricht)Local: Provincie LIMBURG (nl)  (Maastricht)
NORTH BRABANT Province of NORTH BRABANT  (Den Bosch)Local: Provincie NOORD-BRABANT (nl)  (´s-Hertogenbosch)
NORTH HOLLAND Province of NORTH HOLLAND  (Haarlem)Local: Provincie NOORD-HOLLAND (nl)  (Haarlem)
OVERYSSEL Province of OVERYSSEL  (Zwolle)Local: Provincie OVERIJSSEL (nl)  (Zwolle)
SOUTH HOLLAND Province of SOUTH HOLLAND  (The Hague)Local: Provincie ZUID-HOLLAND (nl)  (´s-Gravenhage)
UTRECHT Province of UTRECHT  (Utrecht)Local: Provincie UTRECHT (nl)  (Utrecht)
ZEALAND Province of ZEALAND  (Middelburg)Local: Provincie ZEELAND (nl)  (Middelburg)

1 Assisted Entity

TANGIER TANGIER International Zone  (Tangier) Sultan Muhammad V

4 Territories:

CURACAO Territory of CURACAO [Government-General of the Dutch West Indies]  (Willemstad)Local: Gebiedsdeel CURAÇAO (nl)  (Willemstad)
NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES Government-General of the States of NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES [Provisional Federal Government]  (Batavia)Local: Staten van NEDERLANDS-OOST-INDIË (id) + HINDIA BELANDA Serikat (id)  (Batavia)
NORTHEASTERN POLDER Public Body of NORTHEASTERN POLDER  (Northeastern Polder)Local: Openbaar Lichaam NOORDOOSTELIJKE POLDER (nl)  (Noordoostelijke Polder)
SURINAM Netherlands Overseas Territory of SURINAM  (Paramaribo)Local: Overzeesch Gebiedsdeel SURINAME (nl)  (Paramaribo)

Dependent Protectorates:

AMANATUN Princely State of AMANATUN [Dutch Protectorate]  (Putain)Local: Raja AMANATUN (aoz) + Zelfbestuur van AMANATOEN (nl) + Kerajaan AMANATOEN (id)  (Poetain)
AMARASI Princely State of AMARASI [Dutch Protectorate]  (Baun)Local: Raja AMARASI (aaz) + Zelfbestuur van AMARASI (nl) + Kerajaan AMARASI (id)  (Baoen)
AMFOAN Princely State of AMFOAN [Dutch Protectorate]  (Naikliu)Local: Raja AMFOAN (aoz) + Zelfbestuur van AMFOAN (nl) + Kerajaan AMFOANG (id)  (Naiklioe)
AMUNABAN Princely State of AMUNABAN [Dutch Protectorate]  (Niki Niki)Local: Raja AMUNABAN (aoz) + Zelfbestuur van AMOENABAN (nl) + Kerajaan AMOENABAN (id)  (Niki Niki)
BALI AND LOMBOK Residency of BALI AND LOMBOK  (Singaraja)Local: Residentie BALI EN LOMBOK (nl) + Karesidenan BALI DAN LOMBOK (id)  (Singaradja)
BEBOKI Princely State of BEBOKI [Dutch Protectorate]  (Sufa)Local: Raja BEBOKI (aoz) + Zelfbestuur van BEBOKI (nl) + Kerajaan BIBOKI (id)  (Soefa)
BIMA Sultanate of BIMA [Dutch Protectorate]  (Bima)Local: Kesultanan BIMA MBOJO (bhp) + Zelfbestuur van BIMA (nl) + Kesultanan BIMA (id)  (Bima)
DELI Sultanate of DELI [Dutch Protectorate]  (Lubuk Pakam)Local: Kesultanan DELI DARUL MAIMOON : كسلتانن دلي دارالميمون (ind) + Zelfbestuur van DELI (nl)  (Lubuk Pakam)
DUTCH NEW GUINEA DUTCH NEW GUINEA Residency  (Hollandia)Local: Residentie HOLLANDS NIEUW-GUINEA (nl)  (Hollandia)
INSANA Princely State of INSANA [Dutch Protectorate]  (Maubesi)Local: Raja INSANA (aoz) + Zelfbestuur van INSANA (nl) + Kerajaan INSANA (id)  (Maoebesi)
KOOTAI Sultanate of KOOTAI [Dutch Protectorate]  (Tanggarong)Local: Sultanate of KOOTAI (en) + Kasultanan KUTAI KARTANEGARA (vkt) + Kasultanan KUTAI KARTANEGARA (mqg)  (Tanggarong)
KUBU KUBU Council of Regency [Dutch Protectorate]  (Kubu)Local: KOEBOE Staat (nl) + Tuan Besar KUBU (kvb) + Kerajaan KOEBOE (id)  (Koeboe)
LANDAK Princely State of LANDAK [Dutch Protectorate of the Landak Sultanate]  (Ngabang)Local: Kasultanan LANDAK (ms) + Panembahan LANDAK (byd) + Kesultanan LANDAK (id) + Zelfbestuur van LANDAK (nl)  (Ngabang)
LANGKAT Princely State of the Sultanate of LANGKAT Abode of Peace [Dutch Protectorate]  (Tanjung Pura)Local: Negeri Kesultanan LANGKAT DARUL AMAN (ind) + Zelfbestuur van LANGKAT (nl)  (Tandjoeng-Poera)
LARANTUKA Princely State of LARANTUKA [Dutch Protectorate]  (Larantuka)Local: Koninkrijk LARANTOEKA (nl) + Tana Nagi LAMAKÉRA (lrt) + Kerajaan LARANTOEKA (en)  (Larantoeka)
MATAN Self-Government of MATAN [Dutch Protectorate]  (Ketapang)Local: Panembahan MATAN (dyk) + Swapradja MATAN (id) + Zelfbestuur MATAN (nl)  (Ketapang)
MEMPAWA Princely State of MEMPAWA [Dutch Protectorate]  (Mempawa)Local: Negara MAMPAWA (ms) + Panembahan MAMPAWA (bjn) + Kerajaan MEMPAWAH (id) + Zelfbestuur van MEMPAWAH (nl)  (Mampawa)
MOLUCCAS Government of THE MOLUCCAS  (Amboina)Local: Gouvernement MOLUKKEN (nl)  (Ambon)
NORTH CELEBES Residency of NORTH CELEBES  (Menado)Local: Residentie NOORD-CELEBES (nl) + Karesidenan SOELAWESI OETARA (id)  (Menado)
PALEMBANG Territory of PALEMBANG Residency  (Palembang)Local: Residentie PALEMBANG (nl) + Karesidenan PALEMBANG (id)  (Palembang)
PONTIANAK Sultanate of PONTIANAK [Dutch Protectorate]  (Pontianak)Local: Kasultanan POENTIANAK (ms) + Kesultanan PONTIANAK (id) + Zelfbestuur van POENTIANAK (nl)  (Pontianak)
RIOW AND DEPENDENCIES Residency of RIOW AND DEPENDENCIES  (Tanjung Pinang)Local: Residentie RIAU EN ONDERHOORIGHEDEN (nl) + Karesidenan RIAU-LINGGA (id)  (Tandjoeng Pinang)
SAMBAS SAMBAS Sultanate [Dutch Protectorate]  (Sambas)Local: Kasultanan SAMBAS (ms) + Kesultanan SAMBAS (id) + Zelfbestuur van SAMBAS (nl)  (Sambas)
SANGGAU Princely State of SANGGAU [Dutch Protectorate]  (Sanggau)Local: Panembahan SANGGAU : كرجاان سڠاو (scg) + Kerajaan SANGGAU : كرجاان سڠاو (ms) + Keradjan SANGGAOE (id) + Zelfbestuur van SANGGAOE (nl)  (Sanggaoe)
SEKADAU Regency of the Princely State of SEKADAU [Dutch Protectorate]  (Sekadau)Local: Panembahan SEKADOU (iba) + Kerajaan SEKADAU (ms) + Keradjaan SEKADAU (id) + Zelfbestuur van SEKADAU (nl)  (Sekadau)
SIKKA Princely State of SIKKA [Dutch Protectorate]  (Maumere)Local: Zelfbestuur van SIKKA (nl) + Raja SIKA (ski) + Kerajaan SIKKA (id)  (Maoemere)
SIMPANG Princely State of SIMPANG [Dutch Protectorate]  (Teluk Melano)Local: Panembahan SIMPANG (ms) + Kerajaan SIMPANG (id) + Zelfbestuur van SIMPANG (nl)  (Teloek Melano)
SINTANG Princely State of SINTANG [Dutch Protectorate]  (Sintang)Local: Panembahan SINTANG (ms) + Kesultanan SINTANG (id) + Zelfbestuur van SINTANG (nl)  (Sintang)
SOUTH CELEBES Residency of SOUTH CELEBES  (Makassar)Local: Residentie ZUID-CELEBES (nl) + Karesidenan SOELAWESI SELATAN (id)  (Makassar)
SUKADANA Princely State of SUKADANA [Dutch Protectorate of the Kingdom of Sukadana]  (Sukadana)Local: Panembahan SUKADANA (ms) + Keradjaan SOEKADANA (id) + Zelfbestuur van SOEKADANA (nl)  (Soekadana)
TAYAN Princely State of TAYAN [Dutch Protectorate]  (Tayan)Local: Kerajaan TAYAN (ms) + Panembahan TAYAN (rir) + Keradjaan TAJAN (id) + Zelfbestuur van TAJAN (nl)  (Tajan)
TIDORE Princely State of TIDORE [Council of Nobles]  (Tidore)Local: Zelfbestuur van TIDORE (nl) + Kesultanan TIDORE (id) + Kesultanan TIDORE (ms) + Kiema Kolano TIDORE (tvo)  (Tidore)
TIMOR AND DEPENDENCIES Residency of TIMOR AND DEPENDENCIES  (Kupang)Local: Residentie TIMOR EN ONDERHOORIGHEDEN (nl) + Keresidenan TIMOR (id)  (Koepang)

Military entities abroad, special or locally shared:

DUTCH WAR GRAVES DUTCH WAR GRAVES Foundation  (The Hague)Local: OORLOGSGRAVENstichting (nl)  (´s-Gravenhage)
UNITED STATES COAST GUARD IN EUROPE United States Coast Guard Offices in Europe : USCG EUROPE  (London + Bremerhaven + Rotterdam)Local: United States Coast Guard Offices in Europe : USCG EUROPE (en)  (London + Bremerhaven + Rotterdam)

39 Organisations (or Groupings) of membership (selective)

AIR SPORTS World Air Sports Federation : WASF  (Lausanne)
BENELUX BENELUX Customs Union  (Brussels)
CENTRAL BANK Bank for International Settlements : BIS  (Basle)
CTO Communications and Transit Organisation : CTO  (Geneva)
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations : FAO Specialized Agency  (Quebec City)
FIFA Federation of International Football Association : FIFA  (Zurich)
HAGUE CONVENTION Permanent Court of Arbitration : PCA  (The Hague)
HEALTH HEALTH Organization  (New York City)
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development : IBRD  (Washington-District of Columbia)
ICJ International Court of Justice : ICJ  (The Hague)
ILO International Labour Organization : ILO Specialized Agency  (Montreal)
IMF Agreement for International Monetary Fund : IMF  (Washington-District of Columbia)
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY United International Bureaux for the Protection of Intellectual Property : UIBPIP  (Berne)
INTER-PARLIAMENTARY UNION Inter-Parliamentary Union : IPU  (Geneva)
INTERNATIONAL LAW Institute of International Law : IIL  (Ghent)
INTERPOL INTERPOL Organization  (Saint Cloud)
IRO International Refugee Organization : IRO Specialized Agency  (Geneva)
ISO Agreement for International Organization for Standardization : ISO  (London)
LEAGUE OF NATIONS REFUGEES High Commission for Refugees under the Protection of THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS  (Geneva)
LEAGUE OF RED CROSS League of Red Cross Societies : LORCS  (Geneva)
MARITIME LAW International Maritime Committee : IMC  (Antwerp)
METEOROLOGY International Meteorological Organization : IMO  (Lausanne)
OLYMPIC GAMES International Olympic Committee : IOC  (Lausanne)
PAN-AMERICAN HEALTH Pan-American Sanitary Bureau : PASB  (Washington-District of Columbia)
PANEUROPA PANEUROPEAN Movement : international Committees for the European Federation  (Washington-District of Columbia)
PCNB Permanent Central Narcotics Board : PCNB  (Geneva)
PICAO Provisional International Civil Aviation Organization : PICAO Specialized Agency  (Montreal)
RED CROSS International Committee of the Red Cross : ICRC  (Geneva)
REFRIGERATION International Institute of Refrigeration : IIR  (Paris)
RHINE Central Commission for Navigation on the Rhine : CCNR  (Strasbourg)
TELECOMMUNICATION International Telecommunication Union : ITU  (Berne)
TOURISM International Union of National Tourist Propaganda Organizations : IUNTPO  (The Hague)
UNITED NATIONS United Nations Organization : UNO  (London)
UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION Universal Postal Union : UPU  (Berne)
UNRRA United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration : UNRRA  (Washington-District of Columbia)
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES International Bureau of Weights and Measures : IBWM  (Sevres)
WHALING International Agreement for the Regulation of Whaling : IARW  (London)
WORLD BUSINESS International Chamber of Commerce : ICC [The Word Business Organization]  (Paris)

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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