Film, Video 104th Street curve, New York, elevated railway /
New York City
Curves and Turnouts
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
- 104th Street curve, New York, elevated railway /
- Other Title
- 104th St. curve, New York elevated railway
- 104th st. curve, new york elevated railway
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
- Subject Headings
- - Railroads, Elevated--New York (State)--New York
- - Railroads--Curves and turnouts--New York (State)--New York
- - Local transit--New York (State)--New York
- - Railroad stations--New York (State)--New York
- - Commuters--New York (State)--New York
- - Transportation--New York (State)--New York
- - Express trains--New York (State)--New York
- - New York (N.Y.)
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22Apr1899; 27964.
- - Duration: 2:18 at 16 fps.
- - From Edison films catalog: Taken from the front platform of a special train run backward over the celebrated S curve. Not only are the passing trains and crowded platforms of great interest, but the view of up-town New York is an excellent one, showing acre upon acre of roofs, towers, steeples and towering apartment houses. As the "special" slows up at 92nd Street, a Harlem express dashes by, the engineer leaning out of his cab, and waving a good-bye. 150 feet. $22.50.
- - Filmed ca. late March to mid-April 1899, in New York, New York.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 497-98; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 89 [MI].
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- 1 reel of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
- 1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number
- FEB 9826 (ref print)
- LC 1752 (paper pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- edmp 1752 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.1752
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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