Format Film, Video
Dates 1897
Location New York
Sheepshead Bay
Language English
Subjects Horse Racing
Jockeys
New York
New York (State)
Race Horses
Racetracks (Horse Racing)
Sheepshead Bay (New York, N.Y.)
Title
Racing at Sheepshead Bay /
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Horse racing--New York (State)--New York
-  Race horses--New York (State)--New York
-  Racetracks (Horse racing)--New York (State)--New York
-  Sheepshead Bay (New York, N.Y.)
-  Jockeys--New York (State)--New York
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43414.
-  Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps.
-  From Edison films catalog: The finish and weighing out of a running race with nine starters. Won by famous Clifford, Sloane up. 50 feet. $7.50.
-  Filmed June 22, 1897, at Sheepshead Bay Race Track, Coney Island, New York.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 313; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 56 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Fall catalogue, 1897, p. 9 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
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
FEC 2770 (ref print)
LC 58 (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 0058 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.0058
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694285
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694285


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