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Free-for-all race at Charter Oak Park (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows a part of the enormous crowd and the start and finish of the free-for-all pacing race, in which the fastest harness horse in the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Harness racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Harness racehorses--Connecticut--Hartford; Horse racing--Connecticut--Hartford; Racetracks (Horse racing)--Connecticut--Hartford; Hartford (Conn.); Horses--Connecticut--Hartford; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:26
Popularity (downloads): 613
 
Racing at Sheepshead Bay (1897)
From Edison films catalog: The finish and weighing out of a running race with nine starters. Won by famous Clifford, Sloane up. 50 feet. 7.50.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Horse racing--New York (State)--New York; Race horses--New York (State)--New York; Racetracks (Horse racing)--New York (State)--New York; Sheepshead Bay (New York, N.Y.); Jockeys--New York (State)--New York; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:25
Popularity (downloads): 744
 
A rube couple at a county fair (1904)
From Edison films catalog: Scene I--Driving into the Grounds. Scene II--Machinery department. Scene III--Getting weighed. Scene IV--On the Pike. Scene V--Looking at the big pumpkins. Scene VI--Cattle parade. Scene VII--Trotting...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Agricultural exhibitions--United States--Drama; Fairs--United States--Drama; Rural population--United States--Drama; Farmers--United States--Drama; Amusements--United States--Drama; Cattle--Connecticut; Horses--Connecticut; Horsemen and horsewomen--Connecticut; Agricultural machinery; ComedyActuality;
Duration: 00:03:57
Popularity (downloads): 629
 
Chimmie Hicks at the races (1902)
Filming of a character sketch by the well-known vaudevillian Charles E. Grapewin. On a bare stage backed by a dark curtain, a man dressed in a three-piece suit and overcoat...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Horse racing--Betting--United States--Drama; Horseplayers--United States--Drama; Gamblers--United States--Drama; Gambling--United States--Drama; Silent films; Comedies; Gambling films and programs; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:47
Popularity (downloads): 620
 
[Willie Shoemaker at Golden Gate Fields] (1950)
Willie Shoemaker tries to break track record at Golden Gate Fields, Albany, California. Newsreel story.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Newsreels; Sports: Horse racing; Shoemaker, Willie;
Duration: 00:33:00
Popularity (downloads): 122
 
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Genre: Ephemeral
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Duration: 00:00:00
Popularity (downloads): 242
 
Great Railroad at Work, A (Part I) (1942)
Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Railroad;
Duration: 00:24:56
Popularity (downloads): 392
 
Great Railroad at Work, A (Part III) (1942)
Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Railroad;
Duration: 00:10:18
Popularity (downloads): 438
 
Great Railroad at Work, A (Part II) (1942)
Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Railroad;
Duration: 00:04:22
Popularity (downloads): 447
 
Great Railroad at Work, A (Part III) (1942)
Everything there is to know about the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Transportation: Railroad;
Duration: 00:10:18
Popularity (downloads): 834
 

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