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Accident with car and boat on bridge

A selection of 4000 photographs has been made from the Niestadt brothers' legacy for the Memory of the Netherlands. Important subjects in this collection are:

Besides the above categories, there's an assorted group of photographs that together offer an image of life in the Schagen region in the period from 1940 until 1980. Various older pictures have also been included that were taken by Niestadt family members from 1875 onwards.

Besides black-and-white 35mm photographs, the selection also contains 6x6cm images, panorama photography and colour photos.

Examples from this collection The Niestadt photo collection of the Zijpe Museum

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