Film, Video Delivering mail from sub-station /

Format Film, Video
Contributors American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Weed, A. E.
Dates 1903
Location Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Language English
Subjects Actualities (Motion Pictures)
Nonfiction Films
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Post Office Buildings
Post Office Department
Short Films
Silent Films
United States
Title
Delivering mail from sub-station /
Summary
The subjects seen by the camera are a portion of a large building with columns in front that indicates it is a government building and three small shuttle streetcars across the street from the camera position. As the film progresses, the shuttle cars leave. Twice during the film a larger streetcar passes in front of the camera position.
Contributor Names
Weed, A. E., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Post Office Department
-  Post office buildings--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H36398 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 1Oct1903; H36398.
-  Cameraman, A.E. Weed.
-  Biograph production no. 2575.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0505) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed September 19, 1903 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Niver, K., Early motion pictures, p. 76; Biograph production logs.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (27 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 (27 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. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FLA 3519 (viewing print)
FEC 3341 (viewing print)
FRA 2876 (dupe neg pic)
FPF 0384 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0549B (paper pos)
Box 5608B (paper pos, copy 2)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.0505
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00564548
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/00564548

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