• Catalog Record

    The life of a city--early films of New York from the Paper Print Collection, 1898-1906 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Copyright: no reg. Alternate title: New York videodisc. DLC Videodisc operates as a level 3 interactive video when run with the Apple MacIntosh version of the American Memory program or as a level 1 video in a standard CAV videodisc player. Copy 2 master is a protection master. DLC Videodisc and users guide available in M/B/RS Reading Room. Digital version also available over the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1991
  • U.S. cruiser "Raleigh" /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22Apr1899; 27967 Original main title lacking. DLC Duration: 0:41 at 16 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From Edison films catalog: A panoramic view of the "Raleigh" as she lies at anchor off 27th Steet, North River, April 17, 1899. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1899
  • Observation train following parade /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52051. Original main title lacking. DLC Date is copyright and production date; unable to verify if work was ever actually released. Duration: 0:30 at 24 fps. Materials listed originate from the print chosen best copy for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From The Phonoscope, October 1898, p. 15: There were two freight ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Close view of the "Brooklyn," naval parade /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52054. Original main title lacking. DLC Camera, J. Stuart Blackton and/or Albert E. Smith. Duration: 0:26 at 28 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From Edison films catalog: Schley's flagship at close range, showing shot hole in the middle ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 7Nov1899; 72835. Original main title lacking. DLC Duration: 3:12 at 16 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC One of 20 films advertised in Edison films catalog no. 94, under the category "Dewey Doings." From the catalog: We equipped eight parties ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1899
  • Reviewing the "Texas" at Grant's Tomb /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52048. Original main title lacking. DLC Camera, J. Stuart Blackton and/or Albert E. Smith. Duration: 1:35 at 20 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From Edison films catalog: Shows every detail of the "Texas" as she passes Riverside Park. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Funeral of Hiram Cronk /

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 25May1905; H61323. Duration: 3:51 at 15 fps. Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer. Photographed May 17-18, 1905. Location: Brooklyn, New York, N.Y. The film shows a city thoroughfare lined with crowds of people watching a military parade. The first group to come into view is a marching band [Frame: 0120], then a large formation of soldiers in the uniform of ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1905
  • The fleet steaming up North River /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52047. Original main title lacking. DLC Camera, J. Stuart Blackton and/or Albert E. Smith. Duration: 1:52 at 20 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From Edison films catalog: Shows the "Brooklyn," flying Schley's twin-starred blue flag. Every detail brought ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • General Wheeler and Secretary Alger /

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 24Feb1903; H28551. Original main title lacking. DLC Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995. Duration: 0:23 at 16 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From the Biograph picture catalogue: 25 feet. This picture was taken ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • President Wilson arrives in New York to lead fourth Liberty Loan parade [1918] /

    Copyright: no reg. Duration: (1:54) at 17 fps. RMA lists date in title as 1917. Appearing: Edith Wilson, Sallie Bolling White, Margaret Woodrow Wilson, Eleanor McAdoo, Emile Cartier, Geraldine Farrar, William Gibbs McAdoo, Leo S. Rowe. Views of fourth Liberty Loan ceremonies in New York City and Washington, Sept. 1918. Inaugurating a national drive for the sale of liberty bonds, President Wilson, his wife ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1918
  • Parade of marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn" /

    Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 12Oct1898; 60143. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 1:33 at 24 fps. From Edison films catalog: First comes the famous Marine Band of the "Brooklyn," with the mascot goat alongside the bass drum. The 300 marines follow in rapid marching order, a sixteen file front in each company. 150 feet. $22.50. Filmed October 1, 1898, at Prospect Park Plaza in Brooklyn, New ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • 71st Regiment, Camp Wyckoff /

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 16Apr1902; H16645. Original main title lacking. DLC Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995. Camera, F.S. Armitage. Duration: 0:50 at 18 fps. Materials listed originate from the print chosen best copy for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From the Biograph picture catalogue: 55 feet. Of the thousand and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • President Roosevelt and the Rough Riders /

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 22Jan1903; H27385. Original main title lacking. DLC Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995. Duration: 0:28 at 16 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From the Biograph picture catalogue: 29 feet. This picture shows Col. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Catalog Record

    The life of a city early films of New York, 1898-1906 / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Mode of access: World Wide Web. Title from Web page (viewed on June 6, 2002). Offered as part of the American Memory online resource compiled by the National Digital Library Program of the Library of Congress. Derived from the Paper Print Collection of the Library of Congress, presents forty-five films of New York that were made during the period from 1898 to 1906 by ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
  • McKinley and party /

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 22Jan1903; H27386. Original main title lacking. DLC Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995. Duration: 0:51 at 16 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From the Biograph picture catalogue: 54 feet. This picture has been ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Catalog Record

    La terra promessa / Catalog Record Only

    DVD. Original music, Don Menza ; directors of photography, Marc Odien, Ken Giangreco. Includes local interviews, old photos and film footage, and simulated scenes. Premiered in Buffalo, N.Y. on October 5, 2007 at Shea's Buffalo Center for the Performing Arts. " ... the story of the Italian immigrant's [sic] journey from the old country to the many communities of Western New York"--Container. Disc 1. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
  • Catalog Record

    Fires in the mirror / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: Hipster Entertainment, Inc.; music, words, performance: Hipster Entertainment, Inc., employer for hire of Joseph Jarman, Tony Mangurian and Richard Einhorn. Prev: Teleplay by Anna Devare [sic] Smith prev. reg. 1993. NM: music and all other cinematographic material. DCR 1993; PUB 28Apr93; REG 4May93; PA625-588. Anna Deavere Smith. Viewing copy, 3/4 in. was taped off-air from WETA on 4/28/93. Number referring to episode on ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1993
  • Catalog Record

    Investigative reports. Modern mobs / Catalog Record Only

    Host: Bill Kurtis. This report details the many factors that have contributed to the decline of the old guard of organized crime, and profiles the new gangs that are filling the void. Extraordinary interviews with key players open a rare window into this dark world: "Tarzan" tells how he brokered a deal to deliver a Russian submarine to the Cali drug cartel; and Jim ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
  • Catalog Record

    TR at Camp Mills [1917] Catalog Record Only

    RMA lists dates in title as 1917-1918. Ref sources: New York American. 9/3/17:3; New York tribune. 9/3/17:10; The New York herald. 9/3/17:13; 9/9/17:pt. 6:6; P&P portrait file. On Sept. 2, 1917 during an informal call at Camp Mills near Garden City, N.Y., TR meets officers and old friends who saw action with him in the Santiago Campaign, Spanish-American War. Opening scene of TR, flanked ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
  • Catalog Record

    Ford startime. George Burns in the big time / Catalog Record Only

    Series title given as Startime in T. Brooks and E. Marsh, The complete directory to prime time network TV shows, 5th ed. Choreographer, Jack Baker ; musical director, Jeff Alexander ; associate producer, Bernie Rich. George Burns, Jack Benny, Eddie Cantor, George Jessel, Bobby Darin ; extra added attraction, the Kingston Trio, Jeff Alexander and his orchestra, the beautiful Burns Girls. Note at tail ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1959
  • Catalog Record

    Investigating history. Captain Kidd / Catalog Record Only

    Season 1, episode 3. Host: Bill Kurtis. Traces Kidd's transformation from hunter to hunted, reliving the mutiny that helped push him to piracy and chronicling some of his most celebrated exploits. Sources used: copyright description; OCLC database, viewed on December 23, 2011; TV guide WWW site, viewed December 23, 2011; TV rage WWW site, viewed December 23, 2011. viewing copy. 1 videocassette of 1 ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
  • Catalog Record

    Governor's Foot Guards, Conn. / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 21May1902; H17969. Camera, Francis S. Armitage. Many military and patriotic organizations participate in the land parade of Sept. 30, 1899, held in honor of Admiral George Dewey by the City of New York. The First and Second Companies of the Governor's Foot Guards of Connecticut are one of the most picturesque groups marching; they are wearing uniforms of ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1899
  • Catalog Record

    Admiral Dewey on the deck of flagship, 1899 [1] Catalog Record Only

    According to the 1905 Edison Manufacturing Co. catalog, Edison was the only "photographic apparatus" on board the Olympia on the occasion of Dewey's arrival in New York City, Sept. 27-30, 1899. Film may be out of sequence. Ref sources: King, Moses. The Dewey reception and committee of New York City. 1899; The Evening star, Washington, D.C. 9/28/99:1; 9/29/99:1; Washington post. 9/29/99:2; The Brooklyn daily ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1899
  • Catalog Record

    The big house. Alcatraz, Sing Sing / Catalog Record Only

    Narrated by Paul Sorvino. The men who served time in the Alcatraz and Sing Sing speak out in this fascinating look at America's most notorious prisons. Interviews from former inmates, guards, wardens and other insiders offer an unvarnished look at what life is like behind bars, while journalists and historians detail the stories that have become part of prison lore, including the "Escape from ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1998
  • Catalog Record

    Admiral Dewey parade, 1899 [1] Catalog Record Only

    Ref sources: King, Moses. The Dewey reception and committee of New York City. 1899; Detroit Photographic Co., 1899. The Dewey land parade. lot 6325. P&P. New York gives Admiral George Dewey, hero of Manila Bay, a lavish welcome Sept. 27-30, 1899, and one of the highlights of that welcome is the land parade of Sept. 30. Cheering crowds waving flags line the street as ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1899