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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Winter's Icy Splendour - First snow fall of the year spreads beautiful mantle over City and countryside - & work for some of New York's thousands of unemployed."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots around New York (especially in Parks) where everything is covered in snow. Shots of ducks and pigeons in snow covered park.

    Shots of people in Central Park enjoying the Wintery weather. People are skating on frozen ponds and sledging on the hills.

    Groups of men work on the streets clearing snow - the voiceover suggests that they are unemployed. Lots of shovelling and brushing.

    Washington DC.

    Shots of Capitol Building in snow covered landscapes. Shots of the White House in the snow.

    This story and the next one - ...But ...ah! ... here's the sun! - were originally one item.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    5338
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    693.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:12:00 / 01:01:18:00
    Canister:
    33/1
    Sort Number:
    33/001
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    no comment New York City - Winter Tobogganing
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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