Intersection of Jodenbreestraat and Uilenburgersteeg

Photolocation 12

1Then | Before the Second World War, Jodenbreestraat was the busiest shopping street in the Jewish quarter. It was a fairly broad street, but much narrower than it is today, with houses, shops, and narrow pavements on either side. For a long time, the present location of the HEMA was occupied by the warehouses of Kokernoot, a Jewish dealer in packing crates.

Now | This is what it looks like now:
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Next location | Walk (and click) to location 13.
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10 9 8 7 6 1 2 5 3 19 4 11 16 15 14 12 13 18 17 You're viewing photos from the outdoor exhibiton Then & Now, Photographs of the Waterlooplein neighbourhood around 1960. Come to the Jewish Historical Museum for more photos of Philip Mechanicus in the major retrospective of his work from May 24 to October 27, 2013.

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