Film, Video W.S.S. Thriftettes /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Bdf Films (Firm)
Felton Art Studio
Felton, Paul M.
Miscellaneous Collection (Library of Congress)
Dates 1918
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Caricatures and Cartoons
German Emperor
Savings Stamps
United States
World War
W.S.S. Thriftettes /
Other Title
W.S.S. Thriftettes, save and buy
W.S.S Thriftettes war bond drive
WSS Thriftettes
War savings stamps Thriftettes
A promotion for war savings stamps, reputed here to help confine Germany's Kaiser to a circus cage.
Contributor Names
Felton, Paul M., direction, production, animation.
Felton Art Studio.
BDF Films (Firm)
Miscellaneous Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : [BDF Films, ca. 1918].
Subject Headings
-  Savings stamps--United States
-  World War, 1914-1918--United States--Propaganda
-  William--II,--German Emperor,--1859-1941--Caricatures and cartoons
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Duration: 0:33 at 18 fps.
-  Summary from Origin of American animation 1900-1921 notes.
-  On reel with: Down on the phoney farm, and The man higher up. Reel also contains promos for a hospital fund drive. Total footage for reel: ca. 300 feet.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; 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.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 15 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 15 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
Call Number
FLA 2824 (viewing print)
FRA 3480 (dupe neg pic)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
animp 4079
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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