Film, Video Panorama of the moving boardwalk /
Exposition Universelle Internationale De 1900
- Panorama of the moving boardwalk /
- Other Title
- Panoramic view of the moving sidewalk at the Paris Exposition
- panoramic view of the moving sidewalk at the paris exposition
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900.
- Subject Headings
- - Passenger conveyors--France--Paris
- - Transportation--Passenger traffic.--France--Paris
- - Exposition universelle internationale de 1900--(Paris, France)
- - Exhibitions--France--Paris
- - Exhibition buildings--France--Paris
- - Pedestrians--France--Paris
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Aug1900; D16383.
- - Duration: 1:30 at 16 fps.
- - From Edison films catalog: This picture was taken from the stationary platform, showing the rapidly moving board walk on the outer edge, which has a speed of five miles per hour; also shows the middle platform moving two and a-half miles per hour, the third platform being stationary. At intervals there are upright posts to steady passengers passing from one platform to the other. By watching these uprights passing by the camera and passing each other, a good idea of the speed is obtained. The structure is crowded with passengers, some gliding by, standing still, other walking and running and stepping from one platform to the other. 100 feet. 15.00.
- - Filmed July 1900, at the Paris Exposition in Paris, France.
- - 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. 609; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 17 [MI].
- 1 reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
- 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number
- FEB 9311 (ref print)
- LC 1771 (paper pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- edmp 1771 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.1771
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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