Genealogie Bos

This is my English-language Genealogy & Ancestry Blog.
(Mijn Nederlandstalige blog is genealogiebos.blogspot.nl).

18 Sep 2013

Dutch Emigrants leaving for Canada - Wordless Wednesday

After World War II a large number of Dutch immigrants moved to Canada mostly for economic reasons and a shortage of houses to live in.

Emigrants to Canada wait until they can board the SS "Volendam".
Rotterdam, Netherlands, May 15, 1951.

Source: wikimedia.org