1950. Children and adults have gathered at the Westerstraat in the Jordaan neighborhood of Amsterdam for a balloon event as part of the annual September Jordaanfestival. The Jordaanfestival is an annual event that was held for the first time in 1949. Today the main events are the Jordaan cabaret, song festival and a carnival around the Elandsgracht. Photo AHF, Collectie IISG / Ben van Meerendonk. #amsterdam #1950 #Jordaanfestival #Jordaan
Greta Garbo, in a still shot from Mata Hari where she is a German spy posing as a dancer in Paris. Directed by George Fitzmaurice. Produced by Bernie Fineman (uncredited). Original story and screenplay by Benjamin Glazer and Leo Birinski.