kees dongen


[dong-uhn; Du. dawng-uhn, dawng-uh]

Dongen is a municipality and a town in the southern Netherlands. In the past it was home to a profitable Leather industry, to which a few old shoe factories in the town's older sections still testify. The town is formed near a small river called "Donge" (about ten feet across), the water of which was used extensively for the leather industry. The Aerts Automobile was built here in 1899.

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