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Sleighing scene

SUMMARY A view of a snow-covered road in Central Park. A variety of horse-drawn sleighs ride by the camera from both directions. Only two pedestrians appear. From a contemporary Edison film company catalog: SLEIGHING SCENE. Unbehangen [code for telegraphic orders]. A view taken on the West Side Drive in Central Park. Shows a continuous stream of handsome rigs and turnouts passing in both directions. Pedestrians watch the gay carnival. 50 feet. $7.50. CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1898. NOTES Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 16Dec1898; 73462. Location: West Side Drive, Central Park, New York, N.Y. The Library of Congress copy of this film was deposited for copyright prior to editing and scenes may differ from those described in the Edison Company summary. SUBJECTS Sleighing--New York (State)--New York. Sleighs--New York (State)--New York. Horse-drawn vehicles--New York (State)--New York. Pedestrians--New York (State)--New York. Winter--New York (State)--New York. Central Park (New York, N.Y.) Actuality--Short. RELATED NAMES Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) DIGITAL ID lcmp002 m2a38968 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/lcmp002.m2a38968
Length: 01:13

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