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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. NOTES Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 16Dec1898; 73462. Location: West Side Drive, Central Park, New York, N.Y. 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)
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