Film, Video Panorama exterior Westinghouse works /
- Panorama exterior Westinghouse works /
- Other Title
- Railroad from Pittsburg to Stewart, Westinghouse works
- Railroad panorama, Pittsburg to Stewart, Westinghouse works
- westinghouse works.
- westinghouse works--paper print collection. compilation reel 1
- railroad from pittsburg to stewart, westinghouse works
- railroad panorama, pittsburg to stewart, westinghouse works
- panorama of exterior
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
- Subject Headings
- - Railroads, Industrial--Pennsylvania
- - Industrial tours--Pennsylvania
- - Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
- - Westinghouse Air Brake Company
- - Westinghouse Machine Company
- - Industrial districts--Pennsylvania
- - Railroad yards--Pennsylvania
- - Factories--Pennsylvania
- - Industrial buildings--Pennsylvania
- - Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania
- - Silent films
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 2May1904; H45157.
- - Original main title lacking. DLC
- - Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
- - Duration: 2:24 (part 1) and 3:12 (part 2) at 16 fps.
- - For other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC
- - The view from a moving train shows some of the Westinghouse interests and the surrounding areas. It appears that the film is in two parts and has been incorrectly spliced together with the last part put first. The film is supposed to show one rail route, but maps indicate that the first part of the film logically should be placed last. The first part of the film shows the Turtle Creek train station followed by buildings, homes, train yards, and industrial buildings, possibly the Westinghouse Air Brake Company. It passes by another station which appears to be Pitcairn. The second part of the film shows the Westinghouse Machine Co. buildings followed by the Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Co. buildings.
- - Biograph catalog no. 2897; code name (for telegraphic orders) Resurveyed.
- - AFI cat. incorrectly lists "Panorama exterior Westinghouse works" as no. 2890, "Static electric sign," which is clearly not the same film, and gives "Railroad panorama, Pittsburg to Stewart, Westinghouse works" as a separate film.
- - Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
- - NCN045694; Panorama exterior Westinghouse Works. DLC
- - Filmed May 4, 1904.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995.
- - Received: 10/20/92 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 6/23/92 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 5/2/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- 1 reel of 1 (336 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
- 1 reel of 1 (336 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
- 1 roll (336 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number
- FEB 5465 (ref print)
- FPE 6846 (dupe neg)
- LC 2237 (paper pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- westhpp 2237s1 2237s2 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/westhpp.2237
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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