Format Film, Video
Dates 1903
Location Maryland
Language English
Subjects Letter Carriers
Maryland
Postal Service
Title
Buying stamps from Rural Wagon, U.S.P.O. /
Other Title
United States Post Office
united states post office
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Postal service
-  Letter carriers--Maryland
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 22Augy03; H34985.
-  Cameraman, A. E. Weed.
-  Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 43.
-  Duration: 0:46 at 16 fps.
-  The film shows a man carrying a mail sack. He climbs the stairs of a front porch, rings a doorbell, and a woman comes to the door. The postman hands her something, turns around, and walks down the stairs.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Filmed August 10, 1903 in Westminster, MD.
-  Source used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Received: 2/2000 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (22 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 (22 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FLA 4058 (ref print)
FEC 3257 (ref print)
FRA 0369 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 1044 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.1044
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00563636
http://lccn.loc.gov/00563636


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