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Pre-war Jewish life in four small towns of Poland

Film | RG Number: RG-60.0820 | Film ID: 520
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01:00:32 Kolbuszowa. Very good shots of market. HA of busy square. Shots of various vendors, shoppers, goods. Jews and peasants. Street scenes. Scenics of surroundings. Shots of buildings. Police men. Large tree in park. VAR streets. Shots of children. Town "Mashugena". Cheder children. Various Jewish institutions. Yeshiva boys. Cemetery sequence. More important buildings. Town beauty. Band plays. Men pose on street. Magistrate. Town square not market day.

01:12:25 Ranizow. General shots of town square, street, EXT of synagogue, man pumps water.

01:14:22 Sokolow. Main street. Children pose for camera. Main square, pedestrians, cars. Statue. Street scenes, synagogue. Children wave at camera. Town beauties. EXTs of synagogue, yeshiva boys, cheder children.

01:18:16 Rzeszow. Street scenes, important buildings, INT of library? VAR Jewish institutions. Town square, pedestrians, monument, some vendors. More street scenes.

Film Alternate Title
The Shtetl
Genre
Documentary
Duration
00:21:51
Event Date
1929
Locale
Kolbuszowa, Poland
Poland
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Yivo Institute for Jewish Research
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