Film, Video N.Y. Fire Department returning /

Format Film, Video
Contributors American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Bitzer, G. W.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Dates 1903
Location New York
Language English
Subjects Children
Equipment and Supplies
Fire Department
Fire Engines
Fire Extinction
Fire Fighters
Horse Drawn Vehicles
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
N.Y. Fire Department returning /
Other Title
New York Fire Department returning
Shot at an unidentified location in New York City, the film shows several pieces of horse-drawn fire vehicles in motion: two hook-and-ladders [Frame: 0114, 0905]; two steam pumpers [0373, 1111]; a rescue wagon [0549]. Note the kids hanging on the back of some of the vehicles [0195, 0970].
Contributor Names
Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.).--Fire Department
-  Fire fighters--New York (State)--New York
-  Fire engines--New York (State)--New York
-  Horse-drawn vehicles--New York (State)--New York
-  Fire extinction--New York (State)--New York--Equipment and supplies
-  Children--New York (State)--New York
-  H32003 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 19May1903; H32003.
-  Duration: 0:39 at 15 fps.
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Photographed May 11, 1903.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Mavis 1831452; N.Y. Fire Department returning.
-  viewing prints and dupe neg; Received: 1991 from LC lab; preservation Paper Print Collection.
-  neg pic; Received: ca. 1989 from UCLA; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  paper pos; Received: 1903-05-19; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg. 1 film reel of 1 (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
neg pic. 1 film reel of 1 (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos. 1 roll (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FEB 9808 (viewing print)
FEB 9773 (viewing print, copy 2)
FPE 5544 (dupe neg)
FPE 5587 (neg pic)
LC 843 (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
lcmp002 m2b53390
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record

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