Film, Video Circular panorama of housing the ice /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
Dates 1902
Location Groton
Massachusetts
Language English
Subjects Groton
Ice Industry
Massachusetts
Title
Circular panorama of housing the ice /
Summary
The camera photographed an area of industrial activity. Against a hill approximately one hundred feet in height, ten escalatorlike conveyors have been constructed. The film indicates that the system was designed to lift ice that had been cut from a lake to the top of a hill where it was either stored or shipped. The camera pans from the mechanized area to the right 150 degrees to show the total operation.
Contributor Names
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1902.
Subject Headings
-  Ice industry--Massachusetts--Groton
Notes
-  H14440 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 24Feb02; H14440.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0338) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  LC also holds two related Paper Print Collection films on this subject: Cutting the ice, and Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains and loading it into boats.
-  Filmed in ice fields in Groton, Massachusetts, probably in 1902.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Source used: Niver, K., Early motion pictures, p. 57.
-  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 (29 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (29 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 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 3352 (viewing print)
FEC 3269 (viewing print)
FRA 0659 (dupe neg pic)
FPF 0901 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0858C (paper pos)
Box 5666D (paper pos, copy 2)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 0338 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.0338
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00564558
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/00564558

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