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Bobsled Run [Finish Line], Lake Placid, NY

Four man Olympic boblsed team crossing the finish line of course on Mount Van Hoevenberg in the Adirondack Mountains. A small crowd of on-lookers and a movie camera are gathered at the finish line. The sled was driven by Dana Fox and timed at 1 minute and 40 seconds for a 1.5 mile course.
Identifier: NYSA_14297-87_57L644CT
Date: circa 1932
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives, Conservation Dept., Photographic prints and negatives, 14297-87, Box 253, no. 57-L-644-C&T.
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Alternate Identifier: DMS ID Number: 82138
Special Project: Environmental History Virtual Resource Collection

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