Format Film, Video
Dates 1903
Language English
Subjects Letter Carriers
Postal Service
Title
Exchange of mail at rural P.O., U.S.P.O. /
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Letter carriers
-  Postal service
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 22Aug03; H34982.
-  Cameraman, A. E. Weed.
-  Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 94.
-  The opening scene shows a yard in front of what seems to be a two-story house. A small boy is standing in front of the house near a post box fastened to one of the columns supporting the roof of the building. A horse-drawn rural delivery wagon drives up and a man gets out, delivers mail, gets back in, and drives the wagon out of the scene.
-  Filmed August 10, 1903 in Westminster, 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.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print (copy 2)
1 reel of 1 (90 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number
FLA 3878 (ref print)
FLA 5982 (ref print, copy 2)
FEC 4001 (ref print)
FRA 1089 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 0864 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.0864
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00564549
http://lccn.loc.gov/00564549


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