Film, Video Rural wagon delivering mail, U.S.P.O. /
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Rural Free Delivery
- Rural wagon delivering mail, U.S.P.O. /
- The subject is the delivery of the U.S. mail in a rural area. The camera was positioned in full sight of a standard rural free delivery post box located in front of a well-kept house and garden. A small boy and girl walk past the camera position in front of the mail box. At that moment, a standard rural horse-drawn postal delivery wagon comes into sight. The postman places the mail in the box, and the wagon continues on its way.
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
- Subject Headings
- - Rural free delivery
- - Postal service
- - H34981 U.S Copyright Office
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 22Aug03; H34981.
- - Cameraman, A. E. Weed.
- - Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 282.
- - Duration: 0:46 at 16 fps.
- - Filmed August 10, 1903 in Westminister, MD.
- - 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.
- 1 reel of 1 (21 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 (21 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
- Call Number
- FLA 3879 (ref print)
- FEC 1877 (ref print)
- FRA 1090 (dupe neg)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- awal 0865 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.0865
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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