Unique sail through auction now made into a museum
Week number: 76-30
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
The auction in Broek op Langedijk, which operated as a vegetables and potato auction from 1912 until 1973 where the goods were presented on a boat, has now been made into a museum. SHOTS: aerial shot of Broek op Langedijk, including auction; museum visitors look at the reconstruction of the auction; digging up of potatoes, which are then transported by boat; potatoes are made into crisps by machines in a factory. ARCHIVE MATERIAL: different of the auction.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 1 January 1976