New York Governor W. Averell Harriman at the Opening of the Whiteface Ski Center, 1958

Opening ceremonies at the Whiteface Ski Area, Adirondack Mountains, 1958. Governor W. Averell Harriman, an avid skier, advocated for the creation of this ski area, and participated in the festivities of the day. This film also features the U.S. Army 10th Mountain Division, Whiteface general manager Arthur G. Draper, and skating instructor Priscilla Snow, the "Snow Queen" for the day.
Date Original
January 25 1958
New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. New York State Governor audio and video tapes, 1951-1986. 13700-83, Box 1, Item 2.;16mm; black and white; silent
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