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Westerbork Camp: paper factory; carpentry hall

Film | Accession Number: 1999.323.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2102 | Film ID: 2240

MS, men cleaning a freight car floor with shovels. Group of men pulling small wagon filled with empty cans? Pressing cans, separating and cutting metal pieces. 01:34:28 Westerbork's paper factory. Men and women separating sheets of paper. MS, piles of white paper sheets. Large hall packed with women working on sewing machines, using dark colored textiles (for military uniforms?). Men cutting through layers of fabric. Making toys. Shelves filled with beautiful handmade toys (stuffed animals, wooden cubes, etc.) 01:45:05 MS, sign on brick building: TISCHLEREI, HIER MELDEN. Carpentry hall. Sign: SCHLOSSEREI. Blacksmith, open fire. Making brushes. 01:53:03 Shoemakers and bagmakers. Women wearing striped uniforms stitch gloves. Thread machines, piles of stockings.

Film Title
Westerbork-film
Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:29:48
Event Date
1944
Locale
Westerbork, Netherlands
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:10
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