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Schermeister family puts on a play for the camera, 1936

Film | Accession Number: 2009.9.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4732 | Film ID: 2861

The Schermeister family play act in the yard at their vacation home in Snekkersten. Edith, the donor's grandmother, appears dressed up in an overcoat, hat, and purse. She sits on a bench and beckons one of the girls. Bernhard whispers in her ear and sits next to her on the bench. View from behind as the girls dress Bernhard in his wife's costume clothing. Bernhard shows off, juggles oranges. One of the girls (Jeanne?) is shown wearing the same outfit. She sits at a table and knits. Her sisters come into the shot and stand beside her.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:01:51
Event Date
1936
Locale
Snekkersten, Denmark
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Dov Kischinovsky
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:40
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