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Rolling mill West running again

Week number 47-22

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During World War II the Germans transported all the installations of the rolling mill for heavy plates of the Hoogovens in IJmuiden to Germany. Everything has now been returned to its rightful owner and is running again. The Minister of Economic Affairs, dr. G.W.H. Huysmans, visits the rolling mill and watches how workers transform heavy massive blocks of steel into large steel plates with furnaces and large rollers. SHOTS: - ext. factory installations Hoogovens; - int. rolling mill; 00:33 Huysmans (middle).

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
20 May 1947
Length:
01:33

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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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