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Jewish quarter in Suwalki; Market in Filipow

Film | Accession Number: 2015.253 | RG Number: RG-60.1766 | Film ID: 4133

The Jewish quarter of Suwalki including Schul Gasse, the Big Synagogue of Suwalki. Market and Wesola streets with locals. The bi-weekly outdoor market in Suwalki. 00:03:02 Harold Brenner in dark jacket and hat holding birds with another young man. Pan, good CUs. 00:06:32 Herman, Lottie and Harold stand underneath the fishermen's stalls, conversing with the locals. Farmers bring in goods for the market by horse and wagon. An ice cream vendor's machine and a market stall containing horse shoes, wooden wash tubs, peat and logs for heating.

00:09:41 Livestock market scenes outside of Filipow. Herman claims to have traded horses here when he was twelve or thirteen. 00:10:06 COLOR Herman and Harold pet a goat.


Duration
00:11:33
Date
Event:  Summer 1937
Locale
Suwalki, Poland
Filipow, Poland
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Harold Bland
 
Record last modified: 2020-08-04 09:20:18
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