De Groot family and friends gather for tea in Park Sonsbeek

Video:


Date:
1936-1938

Creator:
Meijer de Groot

Collection:
The de Groot Family Collection

Archive/Collection:
The de Groot Family Collection, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Source URL:
http://www.ushmm.org/online/film/display/detail.php?file_num=5229



Description:
Table and chairs set outside in summer, with the de Groot family and neighbors seated and drinking tea at Thee Schenkerij, a teagarden in Sonsbeek, probably in 1936. The neighbors owned a shoestore also on the Rijnstraat. An older man lights a cigar. Children, including Louis and Rachel, playing and crawling towards the camera. More shots of the adults lunching. Louis wearing a tea cozy as a funny hat marches towards the camera, simulating Napolean Bonaparte.;MS, a mansion, and cows at the model farm in Sonsbeek.;01:09:20 Outside near the city street Jansbuiten Singel, mother Sophia posing for the camera, in 1937 or 1938. An outdoor scene with bicycle traffic, fountains, and Sophia walking towards the camera again and again, waving. Sophia took walks to recover from surgery

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Location(s):
Arnhem, Netherlands
Format:
8mm
Duration:
02:00.00
Color/B&W:
B&W
Sound/Silent:
Silent
Form:
home movie

Archive:
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum



Inquiries regarding this film should contact:
filmvideo@ushmm.org

Rights:
Louis de Groot

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