Format Film, Video
Dates 1896
Location Central Park
New York
Language English
Subjects Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
Mounted Police
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Police Department
Police Dept
Police Horses
Title
Mounted police charge /
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1896.
Subject Headings
-  Mounted police--New York (State)--New York
-  New York (N.Y.).--Police Dept
-  Police horses--New York (State)--New York
-  Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 2Nov1896; 60396.
-  Appearing: Sergeant Eagan.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:24 at 30 fps.
-  From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: A troop of mounted police, in full dress uniform, are seen approaching the audience at full gallop; when within but a few yards of the camera they suddenly halt and each horse and rider appears full life size.
-  MAVIS 180348. DLC
-  Filmed ca. late October 1896, in Central Park, New York, New York.
-  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. 253; Maguire & Baucus. Edison films, supp. catalogue, Jan. 20, 1897, p. 2 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 11 [MI].
-  Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 44 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number
FEC 8070 (viewing print)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4047 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4047
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694253
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694253


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