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Report on the underground

Week number: 80-43

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After the last part of the east line of the underground is finished, the residential area the Bijlmer in Amsterdam Southeast has a direct connection to the Central Station. There was a lot of resistence against the construction of the underground line, which can now be seen on big photo panels at Nieuwmarkt station. SHOTS: underground drives past block of flats in the Bijlmer; passengers in the underground; photopanels at Nieuwmarkt station; square in front of the Central Station; route of the underground. ARCHIVE MATERIAL: resistance against the demolition of houses necessary for the construction of the underground in the Nieuwmarkt area. The extension took place on 13 October 1980.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
1 January 1980
Length:
03:41

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Contributions:
Bloemendal, Philip (commentaar)
Type:
video
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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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