Format Film, Video
Dates 1898
Language English
Subjects Swimming
Title
Kanakas diving for money, no. 2 /
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Swimming
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 22Jun98; 38215.
-  Cameramen, James H. White, W. Bleckyrden.
-  Cameramen credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 173.
-  Duration: 0:31 at 28 fps.
-  Several native boys swimming in what appears to be a harbor area can be seen in the foreground. In the background several seagoing ships are loading and unloading cargo. During the course of the film, a man in an outrigger canoe paddles by the camera.
-  Filmed in Honolulu.
-  Source used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 2/2000 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (27 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 (27 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FLA 4223 (ref print)
FEC 1873 (ref print)
FRA 1382 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 1209 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.1209
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00564535
http://lccn.loc.gov/00564535


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