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Frank family at an estate and visiting the Polish countryside

Film | Accession Number: 2016.519 | RG Number: RG-60.1418 | Film ID: 2980

Large estate near Kressendorf (Krzeszowice, Poland). Three people (including Norman Frank and his best friend Gerd Voigt) walk a dog on the grounds of the estate. They tour the Polish countryside and villages with a horse and carriage. Railroad crossing. Scenes of the countryside from a moving train (this railway line from Krakow to Dresden goes past Auschwitz). 01:10:20 Soft focus shots of Polish children posing for the camera beside a fence, a woman washes in the river. More scenes of the three people on the carriage, then returning to the wooded estate with a guarded gated entrance with Nazi flag (good view of guard at 01:11:28). 01:12:00 The Frank family and their dog sit and read on the balcony. Norman & friend Voigt pose for the camera. CU of small dog.


Duration
00:03:31
Date
Event:  1940-1941?
Locale
Kressendorf, Poland
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Niklas Frank and Erika Noebel
 
Record last modified: 2020-02-04 10:39:09
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