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Eckstein children play at home in Brno

Film | Accession Number: 2020.177 | RG Number: RG-60.7089 | Film ID: 4457

May 1938. Michaela plays on the balcony of her home in Brno, Hlínky 35, with flowering plants next to the toy kitchen, red toy car, dolls, and books. Michaela holds an umbrella, and walks toward the camera. Her brother Antonín joins and they snack on pretzels.

01:02:12 Antonín and Michaela with sun-hats smile and play outdoors in the yard at Hlínky 35. Spring flowers in bloom. Michaela pushes a toy baby carriage along the gravel walkway. Antonín crouches and digs with a trowel in the sandbox (father Michael sits on the white bench behind and smokes a cigar). 01:02:57 Dark-haired woman in red dress and another nurse supervise the children at play. 01:03:17 Michael sits on the bench and trades toys with his son. He walks with the children along the path smoking a cigar. End 01:04:19


Duration
00:04:19
Date
Event:  1938 May 15
Locale
Brno, Czechoslovakia
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Amateur.
Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Michaela Kilianová and Jaroslav Kilian
 
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:45:35
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