• Short Summary

    Footage of Dutch public records being stored in underground cellars due to threat of war in Holland.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "PUBLIC RECORDS TAKEN TO SAFETY"

    Various shots of public records and valuable archive manuscripts being taken deep into cellars and stacked there for safety during war Holland (in Amsterdam ?). C/U of manuscript dated 1672.

    Cataloguer's note: The records were removed due to the outbreak of the Second World War and threat of invasion from Germany.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1025.05
    Media URN:
    20294
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:05:00 / 01:03:54:00
    Canister:
    39/79

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