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Sculptor Jacob Maris is adding the finishing touches to the Airborne monument

Week number 47-35

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

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An eleven meter high memorial pillar has erected in Oosterbeek to commemorate the airborne landings of 1944 near Arnhem (shot ext.) On top of this a monument will be placed in memory of the fallen during that event. The Dutch sculptor Jacob Maris adds the finishing touch to this monument with two assistents in the garden of his studio in Heumen (close up). They use pheumatic chisels for this.

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

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User:
Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision
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