Film, Video Panorama of Machine Co. aisle, 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
Westinghouse Machine Company
Title
Panorama of Machine Co. aisle, Westinghouse Co. works /
Other Title
Westinghouse works.
Westinghouse works--Paper Print Collection. Compilation reel 2
Panorama of Machine Co. aisle, Westinghouse works
Summary
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.
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
-  Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
Notes
-  H48410 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 23July1904; H48410.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 3:22 at 15 fps.
-  Viewing print (16 mm.) on reel with ten other titles.
-  Biograph production no. 2905.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 2122) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed May 6, 1904, 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 8573 to FZA 2319.
Medium
1 film reel (75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 film reel of 1 (189 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 roll (ca. 190 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
1 roll (ca. 190 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos (copy 2)
Call Number
FLA 5897 (viewing print)
FEC 2546 (viewing print)
FRA 2935 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2319 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0996A (paper pos)
Box 5664A (paper pos, copy 2)
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
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/96522104

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