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Queen's Day parade; visiting a deer park in the Hague

Film | Accession Number: 2012.251.1 | RG Number: RG-60.1371 | Film ID: 2942, 2943

Crowded parade in the Netherlands, probably for Queen's Day [Koninginnedag] on April 30, most likely in 1938. Floats proceed around a corner, shop sign, "J. Wagema..." visible in BG. Group of butchers in white march together holding a sign reading (in part) "De Platte Rib" with a drawing of a pig and hanging sausage links. Another float with men in crowns folllowed by police on horseback, men with instruments, a dragon float, a costumed and masked man with a hooked hand and barefeet, and a float carrying costumed Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (a dubbed Dutch version of the Disney movie premiered in 1938).

01:08:41 Ellis and her brother Abraham feed deer and pigeons at a deer park (Hertenkamp located in Malieveld in the Hague). 01:09:00 Good view of Ellis and Abraham (with still photo camera) walking to the camera. 01:09:06 CU, David Cohen-Paraira (holding a movie camera?). Very brief shot of Ellis and her father.

Event Date
1938 April 30
Scheveningen, Netherlands
Hague, Netherlands
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Elisheva Cohen-Paraira
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 11:05:02
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