Wrecked cars in Jodenhouttuinen

Photolocation 16

1Then | The area behind Jodenbreestraat was once called Jodenhouttuinen, a nowforgotten name. After 1945 the area consisted mainly of vacant lots, the perfect place to dump wrecked cars. In the left background is the Boas diamond factory, now Gassan Diamonds.

Now | This is what it looks like now:
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Next location | Walk (and click) to location 17.
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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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