Film, Video Panorama from Times Building, New York /

Format Film, Video
Dates 1905
Location New York
New York City
Times Square
Language English
Subjects Buildings, Structures, Etc
Commercial Buildings
Keith Albee's New York Hippodrome
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Times Square (New York, N.Y.)
Panorama from Times Building, New York /
The view is from the top of the then newly-erected Times Building, at a height of approximately twenty stories. The film opens with a vertical pan, going from the street below up to the sky. The photographer then makes a pan to the north over the tops of the buildings from Bryant Park, south of 42nd Street (behind the New York Public Library) [Frame: 1078] up 6th Avenue to the Hippodrome Theatre at 43rd Street [1866]. A marquee on the theater reads "A Yankee Circus On Mars." The camera continues to rotate toward 44th and 45th Streets between 6th and 7th Avenues, until coming to rest looking directly north up Times Square to 46th Street, where Broadway (left) and 7th Avenue (right) diverge again [3676].
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1905.
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc
-  Commercial buildings--New York (State)--New York
-  Skyscrapers--New York (State)--New York
-  Streets--New York (State)--New York
-  Keith-Albee's New York Hippodrome
-  Times Square (New York, N.Y.)
-  H59310 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 11Apr1905; H59310.
-  Duration: 2:04 at 15 fps.
-  Camera, Wallace McCutcheon.
-  MAVIS 1627547; Panorama from Times Building, New York.
-  Photographed April, 1905. Location: Broadway and 7th Avenue, between 42nd and 43rd Streets, New York, N.Y.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  viewing prints and dupe neg; Received: 1991 from LC lab; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  neg pic; Received: 1989/90 from UCLA; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  paper pos; Received: 1905-04-11; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (288 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (288 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (288 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
neg pic. 1 film reel of 1 (288 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos. 1 roll (288 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FEB 9829 (viewing print)
FEB 9790 (viewing print, copy 2)
FPE 5560 (dupe neg)
FPE 5618 (neg pic)
LC 2119 (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
lcmp002 m2a20934
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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