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New York City in a Blizzard
Release Date:   Feb 1902
Duration (in feet):   175
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Summary: Edison summary: A realistic panoramic view taken at Madison Square, New York City, on February 17, 1902. A portion of the New York Fire Department is seen trying to make their way to a fire through the immense snow drifts. A few pedestrians are bravely plodding through the immense piles of snow, and a snow plow is hard at work on the Broadway, underground trolley line, endeavoring to clear the tracks. Madison Square, Madison Square Garden, Broadway, the Fifth Avenue Hotel, and 23rd Street are all shown in succession.  

Production Company: Edison Mfg. Co.  
Distribution Company: Edison Mfg. Co.  
Country: United States

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Thomas A. Edison 24/2/1902 dd/mm/yyyy H14438

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Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
LCMP   p. 41   p. 41, column 1.
ECM2      p. 41.
ECS2      p. 104.
ECJY4      p. 51.
ECJ6      p. 102.
ECP      p. 41.

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