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Tourists going round Yellowstone Park (1899)
From Edison films catalog: Rapidly one after the other coach after coach passes before the camera. First comes a big one, six horses, crowded top and inside with tourists. They...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Tourist trade--Yellowstone National Park; Yellowstone National Park; Carriages and carts--Wyoming; Horse-drawn vehicles--Wyoming; Christians--Travel--Wyoming; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:18
Popularity (downloads): 887
 
Coaches arriving at Mammoth Hot Springs (1899)
From Edison films catalog: The scene is the broad piazza of the Mammoth Hot Springs Hotel, and shows the arrival of tourists. Up dashes a spanking team of six, seemingly...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Tourist trade--Yellowstone National Park; Yellowstone National Park; Carriages and carts--Wyoming; Horse-drawn vehicles--Wyoming; Hotels--Wyoming; Christians--Travel--Wyoming; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:24
Popularity (downloads): 645
 
Yellowstone National Park
0691 PA8533 Yellowstone National Park

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords:
Duration: 00:06:59
Popularity (downloads): 291
 
Griffith Park Relief Workers Demonstration (1933)
Demonstration in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, 'against city and city officials which caused murder of 100 relief workers in Griffith Park Fire.' Shows crowds, speakers and placards. Title at...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Labor: 1930s;Communism;Demonstration;
Duration: 00:02:31
Popularity (downloads): 211
 
Nature's Cameo: Bryce Canyon National Park (1930)
Early Western tourism.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Travelogues;Geography: U.S.: Mountain states;
Duration: 00:07:33
Popularity (downloads): 179
 
Skating on lake, Central Park (1902)
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...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Skating--New York (State)--New York; Winter--New York (State)--New York; Central Park (New York, N. Y.); Skaters--New York (State)--New York; Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:00:54
Popularity (downloads): 728
 
Annual baby parade, 1904, Asbury Park, N.J. (1904)
Shows the Baby Parade at Asbury Park, N.J., in 1904. Includes scenes of boys (dressed as soldiers and sailors) and girls (dressed in oriental costume) marching in groups, mothers pushing...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Parades; Children; Parade floats; Asbury Park (N.J.)--Social life and customs; New Jersey--Social life and customs; Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:03:44
Popularity (downloads): 926
 
Park Conscious (1938)
Elegy to recreation and relaxation in state and national parks.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Recreation; Parks; Nature;
Duration: 00:07:41
Popularity (downloads): 287
 
Cattle driven to slaughter (1897)
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A herd of long-horn cattle being driven through the Chicago stock yard gates to the slaughter house, where 280 of the animals are killed every...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Cattle--Illinois--Chicago; Stockyards--Illinois--Chicago; Cattle trade--Illinois--Chicago; Meat industry and trade--Illinois--Chicago; Slaughtering and slaughter-houses--Illinois--Chicago; Longhorn cattle--Illinois--Chicago; Actuality;
Duration: 00:00:25
Popularity (downloads): 1630
 
Amateur film: "Travel/Cities" (1947)
Home movie showing travels to key U.S. tourist destinations, mostly by air.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Amateur films;Tourism;Aviation: Commercial;
Duration: 00:09:21
Popularity (downloads): 330
 

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