Hoorn 600 years a city
Week number 57-29
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Admiral sailing for round-bottomed and flat-bottomed yachts on the IJsselmeer to celebrate the fact that Hoorn received its city priviliges 600 years ago. During the commemoration of the battle of the Zuider the man dressed as the captured admiral Bossu is taken to prison near the old Head Tower by Sea Beggars. Also several city shots of a.o. the St. Jans Guesthouse, the 17th century Bossu houses, the weighhouse, the statue of Jan Pieterszoon Coen and the Westfries Museum.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 27 June 1957