Film, Video S.S. "Queen" leaving dock /
Klondike River Valley
Gold Mines and Mining
Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
- S.S. "Queen" leaving dock /
- Other Title
- Steamship "Queen" leaving dock
- steamship "queen" leaving dock
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
- Subject Headings
- - Steamboats--Washington (State)--Seattle
- - Gold mines and mining--Transportation
- - Gold miners--Transportation
- - Klondike River Valley (Yukon)--Gold discoveries
- - Docks--Washington (State)--Seattle
- - Harbors--Washington (State)--Seattle
- - Ships--Washington (State)--Seattle
- - Seattle (Wash.)
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60555.
- - Duration: 0:27 at 30 fps.
- - Probably 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).
- - 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. 9 [MI].
- 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 2753 (ref print)
- LC 32 (paper pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- edmp 0032 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.0032
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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