Format Film, Video
Dates 1903
Language English
Subjects Fire Departments
Title
Cleveland fire department /
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Fire departments
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 17Jun03; H32791.
-  Cameraman, G. W. Bitzer.
-  Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 58.
-  Duration: 1:24 at 16 fps.
-  The subject is the activities of a fire department that can be seen coming out of the fire engine house located across the street from the camera position. The action must have been a drill or rehearsal as the street is lined with people awaiting the arrival of the three pumpers, the two hook-and-ladder wagons, and the four personnel wagons that made up the contingent of fire equipment.
-  Filmed October 18, 1900 in Cleveland.
-  Source used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: ca. 1991 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (90 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (90 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print (copy 2)
1 reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FLA 4550 (ref print)
FEB 9609 (ref print)
FEC 2145 (ref print, copy 2)
FRA 1584 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 1536 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.1536
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00563592
http://lccn.loc.gov/00563592


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