Film, Video A perilous proceeding /
New York (State)
- A perilous proceeding /
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902.
- Subject Headings
- - Construction workers--New York (State)--New York
- - Construction equipment--New York (State)--New York
- - Building--New York (State)--New York
- - Commercial buildings--New York (State)--New York
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 16Apr1902; H16639.
- - Duration: 1:19 at 10 fps.
- - Camera, James Congdon.
- - Photographed October 21, 1901. Location: Broadway and 13th Street, New York, N.Y.
- - The film follows a group of approximately ten men who are suspended on the cable of a large crane atop a building under construction. As the men are lifted over the site and gradually lowered, they wave to the camera.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 4/16/02; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 1989/90 from UCLA; arch neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 1991 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- 1 roll (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number
- LC 1174 (paper pos)
- FEB 9817 (ref print)
- FEB 9784 (ref print, copy 2)
- FPE 5561 (dupe neg)
- FPE 5610 (arch neg)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- lcmp002 m2a40671 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/lcmp002.m2a40671
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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