Film, Video Skating on lake, Central Park Skating in Central Park / Skating in Central Park, N.Y. City / Skating on 72nd St. lake Central Park

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Title
Skating on lake, Central Park
Other Title
Skating in Central Park
Skating in Central Park, N.Y. City
Skating on 72nd St. lake Central Park
Summary
The view is of a frozen lake in Central Park crowded with ice skaters. The film is of such poor quality that it is difficult to tell if the apparent "snow" is real or just scratches on the film.
Contributor Names
Armitage, F. S., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902.
Subject Headings
-  Skating--New York (State)--New York
-  Winter--New York (State)--New York
-  Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
-  Skaters--New York (State)--New York
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H21313 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 25Aug1902; H21313.
-  Duration: 0:54 at 15 fps.
-  Camera, Frederick S. Armitage.
-  Photographed February 5, 1900. Location: Central Park, New York, N.Y.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 8/25/02; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 1989/90 from UCLA; arch negs; preservation Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 1991 from LC lab; ref prints, masterpos, and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 roll (70 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
LC 838 (paper pos)
FEB 9806 (ref print)
FEB 9776 (ref print, copy 2)
FEB 9326 (ref print, copy 3)
FEB 9750 (ref print, copy 4)
FEB 9751 (ref print, copy 5)
FPE 5543 (dupe neg)
FPE 5491 (masterpos)
FPE 5447 (arch neg)
FPE 5584 (arch neg, copy 2)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/lcmp002.m2a37849
Library of Congress Control Number
00694380
Online Format
image
video
Description
The view is of a frozen lake in Central Park crowded with ice skaters. The film is of such poor quality that it is difficult to tell if the apparent "snow" is real or just scratches on the film.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694380
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Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Skating on lake, Central Park. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694380/.

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Armitage, F. S., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1902) Skating on lake, Central Park. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694380/.

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Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Skating on lake, Central Park. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694380/>.