Format Film, Video
Dates 1900
Location Newport
Rhode Island
United States
Language English
Subjects Drill and Tactics
Education
Exercises and Recreations
Firearms
Military Cadets
Nautical Training Schools
Naval Education
Naval Education and Training Center (U.S.)
Navy
Newport
Rhode Island
Sailors
Schools
United States
Title
Gun drill by naval cadets at Newport Training School /
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900.
Subject Headings
-  Naval Education and Training Center (U.S.)
-  United States.--Navy--Firearms
-  United States.--Navy--Drill and tactics
-  Nautical training-schools--Rhode Island--Newport
-  Military cadets--Rhode Island--Newport
-  Firearms
-  Naval education--United States
-  Sailors--Education--United States
-  Schools--Exercises and recreations--Rhode Island--Newport
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22Nov1900; D22021.
-  Duration: 0:50 at 16 fps.
-  From Edison films catalog: Shows the cadets going through the gun drill, also loading, firing and charging. This is also a very stirring picture and is full of animation. 50 feet. $7.50.
-  Filmed ca. September to November 1900, at the Naval Training Station in Newport, Rhode Island.
-  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. 643; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 26 [MI].
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
FEB 9454 (ref print)
LC 979 (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 0979 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.0979
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694221
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694221


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