Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

German-Jewish emigres arrive in Shanghai by boat

Film | Accession Number: 1991.252.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0013 | Film ID: 3

Universal Newsreel, Vol. 11, No. 754, Part 2. Release date, 02/23/1939.
841 Jews arrive in Shanghai on the SS Conte Biancomano. View from dock as passengers wave from rail of boat (mostly men). CU women and men waving. MLS women and men walking down stairs, departing boat (nicely dressed). Refugees at desk, exchanging papers. 02:13:10 Hedrig Callman with her grandson Rolf Eis. Man in "window" dropping bread into a woman's bag. At rough table; men eating soup in CU, then MS.

Newsreel footage also includes the following parts:
02:11:01 Port Washington, NY "Yankee Clipper in Test Flight for Ocean Hops"
02:11:47 Worldwide News Events
02:11:51 Prague
02:12:28 Salon de Provence, France
02:13:24 Washington, DC
02:13:44 San Francisco, CA
02:14:05 New York, NY
02:14:35 New York, NY
02:15:10 Portland, OR
02:15:35 Sarasota, FL "Oh Boy! Circus gets Ready to Take the Road"
02:16:21 New York, NY "It's Amazing what Some People will try as a 'Hobby'"
02:17:20 The World of Sports
02:17:23 New York, NY
02:18:35 Mt. Hood, OR "Western Bathing Fans Show How Hardy They are"
02:19:29 Rochester, IN "Beatty and his Lions will Appear at Big Police Circus"

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:00:23
Event Date
1939 February 23
Locale
Shanghai, China
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-03-07 14:11:45
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn1000287
Previous location: http://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/fv95