• Short Summary

    Queen Juliana opens specially adapted homes for disabled soldiers in Holland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Doorn. Helping The Handicapped".

    Doorn, Holland / The Netherlands.

    GV Bungalows built for war victims in Utrecht. SV Disabled soldier sitting in wheelchair outside bungalow with his wife. SV Morris Minor stopping beside post. CU Post which has a lock in it, a hand comes over with key and puts it in lock. SV Hand unlocking and garage doors swing open. SV From inside garage, doors swinging open and car driving into garage. SV Int. Bungalow with woman seating on chair with dog at her side, man in wheelchair coming through doorway.

    GV Buildings with flags flying outside. CU Queen Juliana signing document to declare centre open. CU Queen Juliana's signature.

    GV Crowds gathered round sports ground at the Centre on which the disabled men in wheelchairs are playing basketball. CU Man in dark shirt with ball, he throws it across court. CU Queen Juliana and others watching. SV Man wearing white shirt,with ball, he tries for a goal and the ball drops through net.

    SV Through window of one of the bungalows of women serving tea. CU Two men in wheelchairs with their wives standing behind them and Queen Juliana speaking to one of them. GV Bungalows, man sitting in wheelchair and his wife sitting beside him in front of bungalow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1537.16
    Media URN:
    49507
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:10:00 / 01:40:18:00
    Canister:
    58/59

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