Article on TANAP in The Hindu, Online edition of India's National Newspaper, Monday, December 24, 2001
Who ever connects Madras with the Dutch! But there has indeed been a long connection, in some ways even earlier than with the English, though it is only now slowly coming into greater focus among researchers into the historical.
"Researchers will find it still easier to access the records in the future as a result of UNESCO's Rs. 80-lakh grant to preserve and microfilm the 1,765 volumes of Dutch records in the Tamil Nadu Archives and Holland's Leyden University, and the Dutch National Archives' plans to work together with the local institution to translate the documents."
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