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Playing outdoors in early summer 1938

Film | Accession Number: 2020.177 | RG Number: RG-60.7090 | Film ID: 4458

June 1938. Antonín and Michaela in the garden in Brno, Hlínky 18, bright red tulips. Michael on the balcony of the family home. Michaela pulls her brother in a toy car, the nanny helps. The children play with a toy castle doll-house with the red/white flag. 01:02:00 A woman walks from the house along the garden path. Garden furniture. The children play outdoors. Slow pan of the gardens. Woman (possibly the sister of Michael, Berta Freudenfeld, or her daughter, Lilli?) and teenage boy in dark suit (grandson of Berta, Gustav Landsmann, died in Auschwitz) closes the garden gate.

01:03:12 Veverská Bítýška, at their summer cottage: Michaela and Antonín play with toy trains in the sandbox, explore the meadow and a pile of hay. The children sit and pose on top of the hay. End 01:04:13


Duration
00:04:13
Date
Event:  1938 June 24
Locale
Brno, Czechoslovakia
Veverská Bítýška, 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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