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Scope of Collection

This collection consists of photographs of the town of Placid Lake, New York. This large collection covers a broad variety of subjects, including the Whiteface Inn, the Lake Placid Club, the Lake Placid Pharmacy, Stony Wold Sanatorium, and other local landmarks. Also included are images of sporting events, including skiing, dogsled races, and other competitions. There are also images of nearby rivers, lakes, and other natural features.