Format Film, Video
Dates 1904
Location East Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
Language English
Subjects East Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
Silent Films
Steam Whistles
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
Title
Steam whistle, Westinghouse works /
Other Title
westinghouse works.
westinghouse works--paper print collection. compilation reel 1
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
-  Steam-whistles
-  Silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 13May1904; H45952.
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 0:38 at 16 fps.
-  For other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC
-  A closeup of the steam whistle blowing at the "Westinghouse works" complex of factories in Pennsylvania, probably at the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co.
-  Biograph catalog no. 2898; code name (for telegraphic orders) Resuscito.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  NCN045695; Steam whistle, Westinghouse Works. DLC
-  Filmed May 3, 1904, in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph photo catalog, v. 6 [MI]; Biograph Co. prod. records [MI].
-  Received: 10/26/92 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 6/22/92 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 5/13/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (38 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (38 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (38 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 1519 (ref print)
FPE 6849 (dupe neg)
LC 2207 (paper pos)
Repository
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
96521939
http://lccn.loc.gov/96521939


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