Huis in de Lange Houtstraat

House in Lange Houtstraat

1Then | Even before the large-scale demolition of the neighbourhood in the 1960s, many buildings in Lange Houtstraat, Korte Houtstraat, and Zwanenburgerstraat were knocked down, leaving large gaps in the rows of houses and exposing the inner yards to the street. Parts of the street were almost completely empty, sometimes with just one house still standing.

Now | This is what it looks like now:
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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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