Format Film, Video
Dates 1894
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Band Musicians
Bandmasters
Marching Bands
Marching Drills
United States
Title
Band drill /
Description
Copyright: no reg. Appearing: Frank Baldwin (Steele Ayers, the bandmaster), Fred W. Boardman, William Cushing, Ad. Dorsch, E.P. Brown, J.F. Boardman, George Goddard, E.F. Balch, Paul Pfarr. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:20 at 30 fps. From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: From "Milk White Flag." Marching band with leader at the head. According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film featured the cast of the musical burlesque, "A milk white flag," by Charles Hoyt. Sometime after the farce's New York premiere on Oct. 8, 1894, its cast traveled to the Edison studio and appeared in at least five films. MAVIS 18035; Band drill. DLC Filmed ca. November 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 159-60; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 3 [MI]. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files. Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 36 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1894]
Subject Headings
-  Marching bands--United States
-  Band musicians--United States
-  Bandmasters--United States
-  Marching drills--United States
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Appearing: Frank Baldwin (Steele Ayers, the bandmaster), Fred W. Boardman, William Cushing, Ad. Dorsch, E.P. Brown, J.F. Boardman, George Goddard, E.F. Balch, Paul Pfarr.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:20 at 30 fps.
-  From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: From "Milk White Flag." Marching band with leader at the head.
-  According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film featured the cast of the musical burlesque, "A milk white flag," by Charles Hoyt. Sometime after the farce's New York premiere on Oct. 8, 1894, its cast traveled to the Edison studio and appeared in at least five films.
-  MAVIS 18035; Band drill. DLC
-  Filmed ca. November 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 159-60; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 3 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 36 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print
Call Number
FEC 8082 (viewing print)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4033 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4033
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694111
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694111


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