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Official opening of the electrified line Eindhoven-Maastricht

Week number 49-20

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

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The railway connection between Eindhoven and Maastricht is electrified. Images of the first official ride of a electric train on this route. SHOTS: - various ext. shots of the train at departure from station Eindhoven and arrival at station Maastricht. - various int. shots of the train during the ride - among onthers shot from the driver's cabin - from rails, overhead wires, etc.; intermediate stations, people along the route; factory site of state mine Maurits, kitchen staff makes coffee, waiters serve.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid (curator)
Publication date:
12 May 1949
Length:
01:28

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Type:
video
Original format:
Film 
User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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