Film, Video Corner Madison and State Streets, Chicago /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Heise, William
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
White, James H. (James Henry)
Dates 1897
Location Chicago
Illinois
Madison Street
State Street
Language English
Subjects Chicago
City and Town Life
City Traffic
Crowds
Illinois
Madison Street (Chicago, Ill.)
State Street (Chicago, Ill.)
Title
Corner Madison and State Streets, Chicago /
Summary
"The busiest corner in Chicago. Cable cars and street traffic of all descriptions. Hundreds of shoppers. Fine perspective view looking north toward the Masonic Temple. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog.
"Erie Railroad series...present novel and interesting views along the line of the Erie, such as do not always come within the observation of the general tourist. We are indebted to the courtesy of the Erie officials, whose kind co-operation in affording us every facility within their power has enabled us to procure these unusual and effective pictures"--Edison films catalog, p. 23.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Heise, William, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  State Street (Chicago, Ill.)
-  City and town life--Illinois--Chicago
-  City traffic--Illinois--Chicago
-  Crowds--Illinois--Chicago
Notes
-  43410 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43410.
-  Camera, William Heise?
-  Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0024) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed June or July 1897, in Chicago, Illinois.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 311; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 66; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 23 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Fall catalogue, 1897, p. 9 [MI].
-  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 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FLA 3038 (viewing print)
FEC 2762 (viewing print)
FRA 0245 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 9582 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0878D (paper pos)
Box 5666E (paper pos, copy 2)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 0024 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.0024
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694183
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694183

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