Horses loading for Klondike, no. 9 /
- Horses loading for Klondike, no. 9 /
- Translated Title
- Horses loading for the Klondike
- Created Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
- Subject Headings
- - Horses--Transportation--Equipment and supplies.--Washington (State)--Seattle
- - Steamboats--Washington (State)--Seattle.
- - Gold mines and mining--Transportation.
- - Klondike River Valley (Yukon)--Gold discoveries.
- - Loading and unloading--Washington (State)--Seattle.
- - Docks--Washington (State)--Seattle.
- - Harbors--Washington (State)--Seattle.
- - Ships--Washington (State)--Seattle.
- - Slings and hitches.
- - Seattle (Wash.)
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60558.
- - Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps.
- - Frederick Blechynden, camera.
- - From Edison films catalog: The wharf is crowded with live stock, and the huge derrick slowly drops the large box or sling into the bunch. Into this cradle a horse is led, and is slowly hoisted and swung over to the deck of the steamer. This picture is taken ten minutes before sailing time. 50 feet. $7.50.
- - Advertised as part of the "Northern Pacific Railway Series" (Edison films catalog): The following pictures were taken by our artists at various points on the Northern Pacific Railway. We are greatly indebted to their officials who afforded us every opportunity in their power to obtain these splendid views. Many of the scenes are incident to the excitement prevailing at the time of the Klondike gold rush. They show the resources of this company for handling large numbers of people, baggage, freight and excursion parties, and give to prospective tourists and merchants an idea of the facilities with which this road handles traffic of all kinds (p. 9).
- - MAVIS 47128; Horses loading for Klondike, No. 9. DLC
- - Filmed August 7, 1897, in Seattle, Washington.
- - 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. 322; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 10 [MI].
- - paper pos; Received: date unknown; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- Ref Print. 1 Reel of 1 (Ca. 50 Ft.) : Si., B&W ; 35 Mm.
- Paper Pos. 1 Roll of 1 (Ca. 50 Ft.) : Si., B&W ; 35 Mm.
- Call Number
- Box 7076
- LC 54 (paper pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- edmp 0054 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.0054
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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