Waterlooplein market, facing the Amstel River

Photolocation 6

1Then | This is Joop Okkes, a vendor of household goods. On the right is one end of Zwanenburgerstraat, where the Stopera is today. The market was then more of a real flea market than it is now, with a varied assortment of second-hand items, like used clothes, metal, household goods, pots and pans, hardware, and car parts.

Now | This is what it looks like now:
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Next location | Walk (and click) to location 7.
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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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