Format Film, Video
Dates 1904
Location East Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
Language English
Subjects East Pittsburgh
Electric Industry Workers
Factories
Industrial Tours
Manufactures
Manufacturing Processes
Pennsylvania
Silent Films
Westinghouse Machine Company
Title
Panorama of Machine Co. aisle, Westinghouse works /
Other Title
westinghouse works.
westinghouse works--paper print collection. compilation reel 2
panorama of machine co. aisle, westinghouse works
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Westinghouse Machine Company
-  Industrial tours--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 23July1904; H48410.
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 3:22 at 15 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC
-  A camera on an overhead crane travels down a large, long aisle where men are shown working on large machinery on either side. Carts carrying equipment are shown traveling on rails down the aisles. There are also men walking in the aisles.
-  Biograph catalog no. 2905; code name (for telegraphic orders) Retabunt.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  NCN046365; Panorama of Machine Co. aisle, Westinghouse Works. DLC
-  Filmed May 6, 1904, at the Westinghouse Machine Co. 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: 7/18/94 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 6/21/94 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 7/23/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2546 (ref print)
FPE 8573 (dupe neg)
LC 2122a (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
westhpp 2122 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/westhpp.2122
Library of Congress Catalog Number
96522104
http://lccn.loc.gov/96522104


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