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Third Congress of the Central Committee of the Liberated Jews in the U.S. Zone of Germany

Film | Accession Number: 1999.310 | RG Number: RG-60.4214 | Film ID: 2726

INT, meeting of the Third Congress of the She'erit ha-Pletah in Bad Reichenhall, Germany. Shots of Jewish DPs (orthodox and secular) in attendance, the press, voting, speakers, and the stage with featured participants. Spectators touring a photograph exhibition. 01:02:53 Short dark sequence of Yizkor ceremony, followed by more images of the exhibition, including CUs of dolls. 01:04:18 Participants at Congress lunch, large round tables with white tablecloths, waiters serving food, DPs eating, CU of "Bar" sign. 01:06:17 City street scene with DPs, cars. MS, building with US and Israeli flags. CU, sign, "III Kongress 1948 / Registration Buro / Villa Morgenrot / Salzburgerstr. 45" DPs in queue outside door, waiting to get in. 01:07:41 More shots of photo exhibition and Yizkor ceremony. INT, VAR shots of meeting again, spectators, including women, man setting up movie camera, and lecturers.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:12:58
Event Date
March 30-April 2, 1948
Locale
Germany
Bad Reichenhall, Germany
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Jack Sutin
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:33
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