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Westerbork labor

Film | Accession Number: 1992.246.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0819 | Film ID: 519

Slave labor at Westerbork transit camp. Recycling metals - men working at tables, putting things into baskets and barrels marked Kupfer [copper], Messing [brass], etc. Forward tracking shot through shop past workers, including at least one woman. Man with goggles and sledge hammer working outside on metal rods. (Some scenes marred by camera fault). Close view of men at work table, in assorted clothing and assorted markings. Some have stars; armbands are present on most. Women pulling wire through boards, in a circle. Some have stars. Closeup of hands and tangled wires. Men at work table working with gloved hands. Agfa/End.

Film Title
Westerbork-film
Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:04:50
Event Date
1944 May 19
Locale
Westerbork, Netherlands
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid
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Record last modified: 2018-06-22 12:30:46
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