Format Film, Video
Dates 1897
Location California
Palo Alto
Language English
Subjects Bicycles
College Buildings
College Students
Palo Alto
Palo Alto (Calif.)
Stanford University
Stanford, Leland
Universities and Colleges
Stanford University, California /
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Stanford University
-  Universities and colleges--California--Palo Alto
-  College students--California--Palo Alto
-  College buildings--California--Palo Alto
-  Bicycles--California--Palo Alto
-  Cyclists--California--Palo Alto
-  Stanford, Leland,--1824-1893
-  Palo Alto (Calif.)
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60583.
-  Camera, Frederick Blechynden.
-  Duration: 0:26 at 30 fps.
-  From F.Z. Maguire catalogue: Taken at the above University, noted the world over, being the personal gift of the late Senator Leland Stanford. The view shows an immense arch in the background through which are seen coming groups of students, some walking, others on bicycles. The figures show life size, clear and distinct. The ivy covered walls of the building form the background to a pleasing picture.
-  Filmed ca. September 3, 1897, at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.
-  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. 336-37; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; F.Z. Maguire & Co. Catalogue, March 1898, p. 38.
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 1491 (ref print)
LC 1081 (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 1081
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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