Format Film, Video
Contributors [Commonwealth Pictures Corp
Dates 1919 to 1920
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Baboons
Circus Animals
Silent Films
United States
[Animal act with baboon, dog and donkey]
Created / Published
[Commonwealth Pictures Corp., United States, 1919 or 1920?], monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Circus animals -- United States
-  Baboons -- United States
-  Donkeys -- Behavior -- United States
-  Dogs -- United States
-  Silent films
-  Copyright: reg. unknown.
-  No copyright registration or production and distribution information could be found for such an act, but the film appears to be an uncopyrighted Spanuth's original vod-a-vil movie given the similarities in camera technique to identified Spanuths.
-  Unlike other suspected Spanuths, this film has no opening titles; supplied title taken from M/B/RS shelflist card.
-  Duration: 1:28 at 16 fps.
-  NCN015170; Zouary can no149.
-  Third film on reel with: The flying De Armands, Spanish Goldinies [Spanuth's original vod-a-vil movies, no. 5], and Tom Tinker's pony patter.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; M/B/RS copyright descriptions; M/B/RS Acquisition files (AFI/Zouary file); Motion picture news, v. 21, p. 2598.
-  Probably filmed ca. 1918-19 in Chicago. (venue)
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site ( (additional physical form)
motion picture
1 reel of 1 (87 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (87 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
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