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Departure of passenger ship Negbah with Jewish children

Film | Accession Number: 2014.524 | RG Number: RG-60.1545 | Film ID: 4107

At a seaport in Holland, the departure of a passenger ship, in 1948. On the ship's bow is written "Negbah" and Haifa" with corresponding Hebrew text. Flags of Israel held by passengers and on the vessel itself. Passengers climb aboard the ship along a gangplank. 00:31:14 Girl with long blonde braids, from behind, and her brother among other children. [The two kids were adopted by the Schaap family in Holland after the war. A Dutch family wanted to adopt them, but the courts ruled that the children should go to a Jewish family, so the Schaaps fled to Israel.] Ship departs dock.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:08:47
Event Date
October 1948
Locale
Netherlands
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Eli Schaap
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:41:19
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