Format Film, Video
Dates 1921
Language English
Subjects Dinosaurs
Title
[Gertie on tour--excerpts] /
Other Title
Fragments from Gertie on tour
fragments from gertie on tour
Created / Published
United States : [Rialto Productions?, 1921].
Subject Headings
-  Dinosaurs
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Additional animators, John McCay, John Fitzsimmons.
-  Main and end titles and parts of film lacking. DLC
-  Duration: 1:22 at 24 fps.
-  Gertie is a dinosaur who lives in present times. She encounters a train and dreams of being the life of the party in her time.
-  Summary from J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress.
-  On reel with: [The centaurs--excerpts]. DLC
-  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; Big cartoon database WWW site, viewed March 30, 2012.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 136 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number
FEA 5543 (viewing print)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
animp 4082 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/animp.4082
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694024
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694024


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