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Prewar Czech Jewish life in Prague and Southern Bohemia

Film | Accession Number: 2004.7.2 | RG Number: RG-60.4055 | Film ID: 2681

Home movies of the Lederer and Bruck families in Prague, Plana Nad Luznici, Pacov, and Stechovice, Czechoslovakia [Southern Bohemia].

(color) Landscape, family outside home in the mountains, Peter and Nina Lederer in a field of flowers, VAR shots of family members walking towards the camera, eating oranges, CU Ivan Rechts (cousin) squatting near house. 01:05:29 (black and white) Family swimming, tubing in the water. CUs, Nina and Peter. Family walking down road, stopping to pose. Eating at picnic table. Nina pushes Peter on a swing. 01:11:05 (color) Nina and an older girl jumping rope in a park in Prague in the springtime, flowers, women sitting on a bench, walking in park. CU, Rose (Bruck) Lederer (mother) on city street with tram in BG. 01:14:22 Crowds gathered in park at Chuchle for horse races, Czech flag, VAR shots of Nina and family. 01:16:04 (black and white) Peter and Nina swimming, tubing at beach, ducks. Lederer family walking from beach, Peter has a fishing pole. Cart with hay crosses bridge in small Czech village. Mother rubs baby oil on Peter, he has a bandage on his knee. Emily (Waldstein) Bruck (Peter and Nina's grandmother) with an umbrella. Rose knitting. Family swimming.

Event:  1939-1940?
Prague, Czechoslovakia
Bohemia and Moravia (Protectorate)
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Gabrielle Rosberger
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 22:02:18
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