Film, Video Indian day school /

Format Film, Video
Dates 1898
Location Isleta Pueblo
New Mexico
Language English
Subjects Indian School Children
Isleta Indians
Isleta Pueblo
New Mexico
Indian day school /
The film was photographed from a single-camera position and shows the doorway of a building with a sign in front indicating it is the Isleta Indian School. Children less than ten years of age come out of the door of the school and pass in front of the camera.
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Schools--Isleta Pueblo--New Mexico
-  Indian school children--Isleta Pueblo--New Mexico
-  Isleta Indians--New Mexico--Isleta Pueblo
-  13560 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 24Feb98; 13560.
-  Camera, Frederick Blechynden.
-  Duration: 0:28 at 30 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1234) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed in Isleta, NM.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures, 1890-1900.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FLA 4248 (viewing print)
FEC 1879 (viewing print)
FPF 0653 (dupe neg pic)
FRA 1404 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0018F (paper pos)
Box 5045E (paper pos, copy 2)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 1234
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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