The draining of the Zuiderzee
Week number 30-30
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Footage of the to a large extent drained part of the ZuiderZee (Wieringermeer) and some (excavating) activity. -Pan from the IJsselmeer Dam and electrical pumping-engine (Lely) to the drained land of the ZuiderZee 1'04"; -two gentleman cycling across the dyke 14"; -men digging a trench in drained land and laying a pipeline 17"; -tractor ploughing the earth 34"; -excavator at work 54";
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 17 November 1930