Film, Video Steam whistle, Westinghouse works /
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
- Steam whistle, Westinghouse works /
- Other Title
- Westinghouse works.
- Westinghouse works--Paper Print Collection. Compilation reel 1
- westinghouse works.
- westinghouse works--paper print collection. compilation reel 1
- A closeup of the steam whistle blowing at the "Westinghouse works" complex of factories in Pennsylvania, probably at the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
- Subject Headings
- - Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
- - Steam-whistles--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
- - H45952 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 13May1904; H45952.
- - Original main title lacking.
- - Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
- - Duration: 0:38 at 16 fps.
- - Viewing print (16 mm.) on reel with eight other titles.
- - Biograph production no. 2898.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 2207) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - Filmed May 3, 1904, in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
- - Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
- - Digital files are on the American Memory exhibit: Inside an American factory. See LC online catalog record no. 2002564464.
- - This film, along with 20 other short films, was selected for the National Film Registry under the title Westinghouse works.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985, p. 358; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph photo catalog, v. 6 [MI]; Biograph Co. prod. records [MI]; the Internet movie database WWW site, viewed 10-23-2012; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
- - Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
- - 35 mm dupe neg pic renumbered: FPE 6849 to FZA 2318.
- 1 film reel (15 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
- 1 film reel of 1 (38 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
- 1 film reel of 1 (15 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
- 1 film reel of 1 (38 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic.
- 1 roll of 1 (ca. 40 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- 1 roll of 1 (ca. 40 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos (copy 2)
- Call Number
- FLA 5896 (viewing print)
- FEC 1519 (viewing print)
- FRA 2940 (dupe neg pic)
- FZA 2318 (dupe neg pic)
- Box 0869N (paper pos)
- Box 5674F (paper pos, copy 2)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- westhpp 2207 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/westhpp.2207
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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