Scene of Scheveningen pier. Queen Juliana talks with officers during review of Royal Dutch fleet, a less publicized arm of NATO in Scheveningen, Hague. People at esplanade. Ship move on sea water. Radar on ship moves. Cadets on ship stand in salute position. Helicopter fly and Queen watch it. Planes pass and Queen see with binoculars. Submarine and align ships in sea.
People gather for the spring opening of Madurodam, a miniature city located in Scheveningen, The Hague, in the Netherlands. The village is also described as the 'Lilliput of the lowlands in Holland' by the narrator. Two children observe traffic on the model road. Small model houses in the small scale surroundings, visited by people gathered for the opening. The crowd watches as 'Gulliver' awakes from his slumber and gives them a tour of Madurodam. People observe a bridge amidst the model village as a train passes over it.
A U.S. Air Force C-54 transport aircraft seen parked at the Amsterdam airport, in Holland. A truck is parked nearby. Men unload 37 packing cases, containing the records of the Nuremberg trials, and place them aboard the truck. Closeup of one case shows it addressed to the International Court at the Hague, Netherlands. Next is a sequences showing a Nazi concentration camp and its infamous "Arbeit Macht Frei," sign over the gate; A sign reading: "Vorsicht Gas.Lebensgefahr. nicht öffnen." (Caution gas. Danger to life. Don't open.") ; Nazis in the dock at the trial, including Hermann Goering, Rudolf Hess, Joachim von Ribbentrop, and Wilhelm Keitel, in front row, and Baldur von Schirach, Fritz Sauckel, and Alfred Jodl, behind them. Closeup of Goering in dark glasses, and Hess. Glimpse of the courtroom. Scene shifts back to the airport, again, where the truck, loaded with the records proceeds under police escort. Street sign points 47 Km toward "Den Haag,"(The Hague). The truck and police escort passes through the gates of the Peace Palace in the Hague (home of the International Court of Justice).
Dutch Queen Juliana (full name-Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina) opens the parliament in Hague, Netherlands. Queen Juliana rides through the streets of Hague on her way for the official opening of the parliament. View of the parliament building. The entire royal family is in attendance as the Queen delivers a speech. Her Majesty appears on a palace balcony and waves at people standing in front of the palace.
An army captain and several lions in an enclosure, in The Hague, Holland. Severals lions enter an enclosure in a line. An army captain enters the iron-fenced enclosure. The lions look through the iron fence. A large number of people gather around the enclosure. The captain beside the lions. The captain carries one of the lions on his shoulder.
Queen Wilhelmina opens parliament amid Medieval pomp in The Hague, Holland. This festivity always takes place at the third tuesday of September and is called "Prinsjesdag" (Prinsday). People gather at the building of the parliament. Royal coach of queen drawn by horses arrives. The coach exists partly of gold and is called the "gouden koets" (golden coach). People stand besides road to watch the queen. Queen steps from coach. Guards stand in service.