Haarlem, North Holland, Netherlands
stichtte in 1558 het Pietershuis.
Stichting had als doel: ouderloze jongens
uit de behoeftige stand groot te brengen
en een ambacht te leren.
Pieterhuis gesticht in 1558,
herbouwd in 1842.
In 1558, Pieter Uytenhage, an Alderman of Haarlem, endowed the Pieters House. The endowment's goal was to bring parentless boys out of poverty and teach them a craft or trade.
Pieters House was founded in 1558, and rebuilt in 1842.
Erected by The ANWB.
Location. 52° 22.825′ N, 4° 38.018′ E. Marker is in Haarlem, North Holland. Marker is on Stoofsteeg just west of Koningstraat, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Stoofsteeg 6, Haarlem, North Holland 2011 TE, Netherlands.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. May 8 1945 / 8 Mei 1945 (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Hoofdwacht / Civic Guard Headquarters (about 240 meters away); Paterskerk (R.K.) / Church of Our Father (Roman Catholic) (approx. Site of Former Synagogue (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); De Waag / The Weigh House (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Simon Philip de Vries (approx. half a kilometer away); Hofje van Noblet (approx. 0.8 kilometers away).
Additional keywords. orphanage
Categories. • Charity & Public Work •
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