Oran. (1930 - 1939)

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Operators: Klerk Zh. Clerc G. Bart. Barth

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About the Department of Oran and its capital city of Oran in Algeria.

Map of North Africa.

Cities on the map: Tunisia, Algeria, Oran.

Port of Marseille, the port of Vendres.

Ships, ships.

Engravings era of the conquest of Africa.

Oran Country: streets, people, types of local residents, bazaar merchants, shops, artisans, laden donkeys, women and children. G. Oran.

Commemorative signs on the houses - traces of the Spanish presence.

The architecture of houses, types of buildings, transport / tram, cars /.


The city looks like Marseille or Nice.


The modern town: covered market.

People on the excavation: digging, loaded truck, take out the ground.

Social protection: the poor distribution of bread / bread lines /.

Kindergarten: children having lunch in the street.

The seaside, sea, beach, women in bathing suits.

A few kilometers from Oran - Tlemcen ancient Arab city - the capital of the empire in the Middle Ages.

The architecture of the ancient city, the ruins of the walls, arches.

Entertainment: play local tribe / music, dance /.

Tlemcen: the school, the mosque, the cemetery.

Carpet factory: women and girls at work weaving carpets.


Sidi Bel Abbes: the presence of the Foreign Legion.


Soldiers Parade, the local detachment of soldiers on horseback.

The construction of a huge dam.

Technical characteristics of the dam and its bandwidth.

People at work.

Well-groomed fields, trees and gardens.





Wine barrels in the port.

Port of Oran: specifications.

Loading, ships, cranes.

Ship Ville d` Oran.

Used car on the ship.

The ship departs with passengers

Key words

North Africa, Algeria, city, port, transportation, street, parade, Bazaar, attractions