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Lower Broadway

SUMMARY The film shows a view which appears to be looking north on Broadway at the intersection of Wall Street, in front of Trinity Church. The sidewalk along Broadway is crowded with people, and the traffic in both streets is very heavy. A horse-drawn streetcar passes in front of the camera [Frame: 2814], with a sign giving its destination as the "Courtland and Fulton Street Ferry." OTHER TITLES Title in Biograph photo catalog, v. 5, no. 2138 [MI]: Street scene on Lower Broadway, NY City CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903. NOTES Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 13Jun1903; H32629. Camera, Robert K. Bonine. Photographed May 15, 1902. Location: New York, N.Y. SUBJECTS City traffic--New York (State)--New York. Streets--New York (State)--New York. Transportation--New York (State)--New York. Vehicles--New York (State)--New York. Local transit--New York (State)--New York. Street-railroads--New York (State)--New York. Horse-drawn vehicles--New York (State)--New York. Pedestrians--New York (State)--New York. Broadway (New York, N.Y.) Actuality--Short. RELATED NAMES Bonine, R. (Robert K.), camera. American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) DIGITAL ID lcmp002 m2a23756
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