1940’s. A view of the Bilderdijkschool (Nederlandsche Hervormde Gemeente) at the corner of the Bilderdijkstraat and Potgieterstraat in Amsterdam-West. A biblical expression above the school door reads: "De vreze des Heren is een beginsel der wijsheid" (Respect for the Lord is a principle of wisdom". #amsterdam #1940 #Bilderdijkstraat #Potgieterstraat
1942. A view of the Heggerankweg in Amsterdam-Noord. In the 1950’s this was a predominantly catholic neighborhood. During the period running up to an election this street was completely saturated with KVP signs. #amsterdam #1942 #Heggerankweg
View on the Nieuwe Leliestraat in Jordaan section of Amsterdam. The street, contains a variety of small businesses, cafes, restaurants and sixteenth century buildings have been converted to appartments.