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Miller training

Week number 71-09

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

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Aspiring millers take the millers exam at the smock water mill of Kockengen in front of a committe of experts, a.o. chairman Prince of the millers guild. They rotate the body of the mill with to face the wind, cover the sails with sailcloth and let go of the brake. Also with the city gristmill De Gooyer in Amsterdam, mills at the Zaanse Schans in Zaandam and other mills.

Creator:
Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
Publication date:
1 February 1971
Length:
01:49

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video
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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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