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The first sleigh-ride / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White. (1897)

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: This subject taken just after the recent first fall of snow, shows two enthusiastic horsemen indulging in a "brush" with their respective horses and cutters. NOTES Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 8Jan1897; 3846. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:22 at 30 fps. MAVIS 180350. MAVIS 180350. Filmed December 24, 1896, on River Road in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 269-70; Maguire & Baucus. Edison films, supp. catalogue, Jan. 20, 1897, p. 4 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 8 [MI]. viewing print; Received: 5-13-1994; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.

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