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Official transfer of the "Nieuw Amsterdam"', lastmodified='Tue Jan 05 12:01:22 CET 2016', show='true', date='Sat Apr 23 00:00:00 CET 1938', offline='Mon Aug 25 00:00:00 CEST 2110', online='Wed Aug 25 00:00:00 CEST 2010', creator='beeldengeluid', publisher='Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid', title='Officiële overdracht van de "Nieuw Amsterdam"', created='Wed Aug 25 16:51:38 CEST 2010', contributor is null, length='156620', dc_creator='Polygoon-Profilti (producent) / Nederlands Instituut voor Beeld en Geluid (beheerder)', hasformat is null, keywords='passagiersschepen; schepen; Holland Amerika Lijn; Nieuw Amsterdam; ', relation is null, number='30076', intro='

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Week number 38-17

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


The official transfer of the passenger ship, the ss ""Nieuw Amsterdam" (New Amsterdam) to the Holland America Line on the North Sea. SHOTS: - ext. and int. of the ship (a.o. an empty swimming pool, a cinema, a dinner hall and a lounge); - the official guests, amongst them the Minister of Economic Affairs M.P.L. Steenberghe and Prime Minister H. Colijn, leave the departure hall in Rotterdam and enter the footbridge of the ship; - the hawsers are untied and the footbridge is taken ashore, after which the ship is leaving the harbour with the help of tug boats and eventuallt passes Hoek van Holland; - several items aboard the ship, like a lifebuoy (with the text: "Amsterdam-Rotterdam"), the ship's clock and the captain; - the official transfer of the ship, in which the company flag of the Holland America Line ("NASM") is hoisted to the mast-head by Colijn.

Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
23 April 1938


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Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision