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Creation of modern Israeli state

Film | Accession Number: 2000.621.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2618 | Film ID: 2315
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Notes taken from NCJF documentation: A day in the life of a Histadrut worker, people taking care of different aspects of life on a farm. View of fields, new buildings going up, young man working in the fields, woman feeding chickens, more people in the field, people from different countries "a new society rooted in the old soil of Palestine", view of unidentified city. Purim festival in Tel Aviv, parade, floats, dancing in the streets. Guns, tanks, explosions. Symbolic march to Masada, view from the top of the mountain, traditional song and dance. Ben Gurion at meeting (no sync sound). People volunteering for battle (no conscription in Palestine at the time).

Genre
Documentary
Duration
00:22:42
Locale
Palestine
Tel Aviv, Palestine
Language
English
Genre/Form
Documentary.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)
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