Format Film, Video
Dates 1897
Location California
San Francisco
San Franciscounty
Language English
Subjects California
Equipment and Supplies
Fishers
Fishing
Fishing Boats
Harbors
San Francisco
Title
Fisherman's Wharf /
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Fishing boats--California--San Francisco
-  California--San Francisco
-  Harbors--California--San Francisco
-  Fishers--California--San Francisco
-  Fishing--Equipment and supplies.--California--San Francisco
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60562.
-  Camera, Frederick Blechynden.
-  Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps.
-  From F.Z. Maguire catalogue: Shows the wharf at San Francisco, Cal., with a large fleet of fishing boats at anchor. The crews are engaged in mending nets, arranging lines, etc., all of which lend action to the view. The figures are clear and life size, and the scene is truthfully reproduced.
-  Filmed ca. August 1897, at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, California.
-  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, 1997, p. 334; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; F.Z. Maguire & Co. Catalogue, March 1898, p. 39.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2792 (ref print)
LC 1014 (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 1014 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.1014
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694208
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694208


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