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    Good item showing monks from Graymoor monastery having fun skiing and snowball fighting in the winter weather. New York, America (USA).

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    Item title reads - New York.

    Monks enjoy snow in New York. America (USA).

    L/S of monks running out of Graymoor monastery, some grab skis which are stuck in the snow. M/S as one puts them on. C/U of his crucifix, the camera pans down as he fastens the ski. Various shots as they ski and fall over. Various shots as they have a big snowball fight together.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathe
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:44:00 / 01:02:29:00

Comments (1)

  1. terryroma says

    How Wonderful!
    This is our Religious Community, the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement. It is wonderful to see the beginnings. We were founded in 1898 in the Hudson Valley in New York. We were originally an Episcopalian Community which promoted Christian Unity. Our Founder, Fr. Paul Wattson, SA, began the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity in 1908 and entered into full communion with the Catholic Church in 1909. His cause for sainthood started this year, 2014. We also work with homeless and people suffering from addiction. We are still on the same mountain! Come and visit. Graymoor, Garrison, NY.

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