Film, Video Assembling and testing turbines, Westinghouse Co. works /

Format Film, Video
Contributors American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Bitzer, G. W.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Dates 1904
Location East Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
Language English
Subjects East Pittsburgh
Electric Industry Workers
Factories
Manufacturing Processes
Pennsylvania
Turbines
Westinghouse Machine Company
Title
Assembling and testing turbines, Westinghouse Co. works /
Other Title
Westinghouse works.
Westinghouse works--Paper Print Collection. Compilation reel 2
Assembling and testing turbines, Westinghouse works
Summary
A turbine is shown operating. Two men walk up to it, check the running of various parts on it, and write their findings down on paper. A third man is seen walking through a few times, once stopping to look at one of the men's writings.
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, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Westinghouse Machine Company
-  Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Turbines--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
Notes
-  H48412 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 23July1904; H48412.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 2:42 at 15 fps.
-  Viewing print (16 mm.) on reel with ten other titles.
-  Biograph production no. 2907.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1948) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed May 5, 1904, probably at the Westinghouse Machine Co. 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 7049 to FZA 2303.
Medium
1 film reel (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (152 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 film reel of 1 (152 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos (copy 2)
Call Number
FLA 5897 (viewing print)
FEC 1624 (viewing print)
FRA 2931 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2303 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0917B (paper pos)
Box 5702A (paper pos, copy2)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
westhpp 1948 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/westhpp.1948
Library of Congress Catalog Number
96522014
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/96522014

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