Format Film, Video
Dates 1903
Language English
Subjects Letter Carriers
Title
Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. [Version 1] /
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Letter carriers
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 22Aug03; H34989.
-  Cameraman, A. E. Weed.
-  Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 48.
-  The opening scene shows the steps of a large public building. Above the steps is a door out of which, coming toward the camera position, are approximately a hundred and fifty mail carriers of the postal service. They are in uniform and are all carrying mail bags. They continue down the steps in formation for the full length of the film.
-  Filmed July 28, 1903 in Washington, D.C.
-  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 (20 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 (20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FLA 3874 (ref print)
FEC 1920 (ref print)
FRA 1085 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 0859 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.0859
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00564541
http://lccn.loc.gov/00564541


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