Algemeen Handelsblad

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Algemeen Handelsblad
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Paleisstraat (Amsterdam)
Type Daily newspaper
Owner(s) Nederlandse Dagbladunie (1962–1970)
Founded 1828
Language Dutch
Ceased publication October 1, 1970
Headquarters Amsterdam

Algemeen Handelsblad was an influential Amsterdam-based liberal daily newspaper, founded in 1828 by J.W. van den Biesen. At the peak of its influence—from the time of the Boer War, when it championed the Boer cause in South Africa, through World War I -- it was edited by Charles Boissevain.

It merged in 1970 with the Rotterdam-based liberal daily newspaper Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant into the NRC Handelsblad.