It is an undoubted fact, that where as a man trained on medieval Archives adapts his knowledge and experience with little difficulty to serve him in dealing with a modern accumulation, the reverse is not the case.
In: J.L. van der Gouw, Inleiding tot de archivistiek, W.E.J. Tjeenk Willink N.V., Zwolle, 1955.
(Archivistica, publicaties van de Archiefschool), blz. 24