Category: Amsterdam

Hemweg coal power plant, Amsterdam

Hemweg coal power plant, Amsterdam

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House Gerrit Daleboudt (1968-70) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, by Hein Salomonson

todayinlaborhistory:

todayinlaborhistory:

Today in labor history, February 25, 1941: The February Strike begins. It was a general strike in the Nazi-occupied Netherlands by workers against the pogroms and deportation of Jews in Amsterdam. It was the only direct action of its kind during World War II in Europe against the Nazis’ treatment of Jews. The strike is commemorated annually on February 25 at the statue of the De Dokwerker (“The Dock Worker”) in Amsterdam.

Vrije Universiteit (Free University) Amsterdam…

Vrije Universiteit (Free University) Amsterdam, Chris Nielsen (and others), 1961-74 View this on the map

Erasmuspark polar bear, Jan Trapman, 1932

Erasmuspark polar bear, Jan Trapman, 1932

Koningskerk, Amsterdam, W. van de Kuilen/C. T…

Koningskerk, Amsterdam,
W. van de Kuilen/C. Trappenburg, 1956

henkheijmans: Western port area, Amsterdam – b…

henkheijmans:

Western port area, Amsterdam – by Dolf Toussaint (1924 – 2017), Dutch

Fort Bijlmer, photographed in 1920. Built in …

Fort Bijlmer, photographed in 1920. Built in 1868 and located in present-day Amsterdam Zuid-Oost (demolished in the 1960s)

germanpostwarmodern:Church “De Opgang” (1967-6…

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Church “De Opgang” (1967-68) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, by Jo Kruger. Demolished in 2007.

Provisional repairs to the Sicherheitsdienst …

Provisional repairs to the Sicherheitsdienst building in the Euterpestraat, Amsterdam, after being hit by an Allied airstrike, November 1944.