Format Film, Video
Dates 1906
Language English
Subjects Caricature
Caricatures and Cartoons
Drama
Facial Expression
Magic Drawings
Title
Humorous phases of funny faces /
Summary
J. Stuart Blackton "draws" a series of funny faces, including a line drawing of two faces, a man with an umbrella, a line drawing of two faces in profile, a clown, faces of "Coon and Cohen," the profile of a seated man, and a bottle of Medoc.
Created / Published
United States : Vitagraph, 1906.
Subject Headings
-  Magic drawings--Drama
-  Caricatures and cartoons--Drama
-  Caricature--Drama
-  Facial expression--Drama
Notes
-  H75272 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: The Vitagraph Co. of America; 6Apr1906; H75272.
-  Duration: 3:00 at 20 fps (American Memory online digital file).
-  Incomplete: all material from the Paper Print Collection (paper roll and 16 mm. print and neg) lacking beginning and end credits and most of picture; only sample frames were originally submitted for copyright.
-  Summary from MBRS preliminary catalog card.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  American Memory online digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
-  American Memory online digital file has been edited for content. To view original through LC's on-site Media Management System, contact reference librarian.
-  On-site digital file contains ca. 2 minutes of black tape (no content) at end; does not appear to be incomplete.
-  Both digital files viewed for running time and content.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Library of Congress video collection, v. 3, Origins of American animation, 1900-1921; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985, p. 152.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
Medium
1 videocassette of 1 (HDCAM) (ca. 7 min.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in. viewing copy.
1 film reel of 1 (inc.) (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 4 min., ca. 355 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (inc.) (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 4 min., ca. 355 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 roll (inc.) (ca. 90 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
VAO 9288 (viewing copy)
FLA 5978 (viewing copy)
FEA 5223 (viewing print)
FRA 8072 (dupe neg pic)
FPA 6103 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0869H (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
animp 4064 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/animp.4064
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694006
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694006


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