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Six years after the storm tide

Week number 59-05

Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.

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Commemoration of the North Sea flood of 1953, where several people are interviewed about the Delta Plan, a.o. mayor Romain of Ouwekerk on the flood and his faith in the Delta Plan, farmer Klompe from Schelpenhoek on Schouwen on the floods and his approval of the Delta Plan, fisherman Minneboo from Veere on the disadvantages of the closing off of the Veere Gat and esquire A.F.C. de Casembroot, Royal Commissioner in Zeeland, on the advantages and disadvantages of the Delta plan. Also street shots of Ouwekerk and shots of the storm flood surge in the Hollandse IJssel near Krimpen and the construction site in the Haringvliet. With archive material of the North Sea flood and the vote on the Delta Plan in the House of Representatives.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
21 January 1959
Length:
03:43

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video
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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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