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Jewish family life after the war; Altalena ship on fire

Film | Accession Number: 2015.565.2 | RG Number: RG-60.1801 | Film ID: 4151

Hannah and baby exit a home (Israel?). Baby pushes a pram. 09:11 MS, crowd of people on the street, palm trees in BG. Menachem (?) plays with a collection of porcelain dolls and rides a carousel [poor VQ]. 10:18 Children play on a balcony (in Israel?).

11:34 MS, a ship on fire [probably the Altalena in June 1948], billowing smoke.

12:16 Child (sister of Menachem?) plays on the balcony, rides a tricycle, and pushes a toy wheelbarrow; the flowerpots contain mini flags of Israel. Some celebration (nursery school graduation?), women carry flowers and children eat an assortment of desserts.

Genre
Amateur
Duration
00:05:54
Event Date
1946-1948
Locale
Tel Aviv, Israel
Palestine
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Menachem Shapiro
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Record last modified: 2018-03-07 13:30:22
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