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Maiden voyage of the Red Cross ship "Henry Dunant"

Week number 73-13

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

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The new hospital ship of the Dutch Red Cross, Henry Dunant, makes its maiden voyage with handicapped people on the Amsterdam-Rhine Canal. The eight million guilders to pay for the ship were raised with the fundraiser Schip Ahoy (Ship Ahoy) in 1970. With comments (off screen) by some handicapped persons. With a.o. a hall with beds, the salon, the kitchen, a special elevator to the sundeck and the pilothouse.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
1 March 1973
Length:
02:19

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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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