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Photograph Description: Horse-drawn sleigh in snow with hotel in background, Washington, D.C. Creator(s): Painter, Uriah Hunt, 1837-1900, photographer Date Created Published: 1889 Summary: Photo shows a horse-drawn sleigh carrying what may be Melinda and Elise Painter across 14th St. at F St. in front of the Ebbitt House hotel. The modest buildings to the right of the grand hotel housed Newspaper Row, and just across the street at number 501 was Painter's office as Washington correspondent for the Philadelphia Inquirer. (Source: Ison article on Painter, 1990) Notes:. Published in: 'Uriah Hunt Painter and the 'Marvelous Kodak Camera,' by Mary Ison (Library staff). Washington History, vol. 2, no. 2 (Fall Winter, 1990 1991), p. 46. Kodak card photographs--1880-1890.