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Americans travel to Europe on Nieuw Amsterdam ship

Film | Accession Number: 2009.31.1 | RG Number: RG-60.4824 | Film ID: 2870

Title card reading: "Our Trip To Holland, Belgium, Poland, Switzerland, France and England 1938". Liza Kurtz, Louis and Lillian Malina, and Essie Diamond on deck of Nieuw Amsterdam ship at sea. Napping and relaxing on deck. Lillian reads the NYTimes magazine dated July 24 about Henry Ford receiving a birthday award from Hitler. The ship departed the port in Hoboken, NJ at 12:40pm on Saturday July 23, 1938.

HAS, crowds of people on board a ferry in Boulogne, France or Amsterdam, Netherlands, some waving. The Nieuw Amsterdam stopped first in Plymouth, England on July 30, then in Boulogne, and finally in Amsterdam on July 31.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:00:57
Event Date
July 23-30, 1938
Locale
Atlantic Ocean
Amsterdam, Netherlands
France
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Glenn Kurtz
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Record last modified: 2018-08-08 16:29:41
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