Format Film, Video
Dates 1904
Location East Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
Language English
Subjects Armatures
East Pittsburgh
Electric Industry Workers
Factories
Manufactures
Manufacturing Processes
Pennsylvania
Silent Films
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
Women Electric Industry Workers
Title
Girls winding armatures /
Other Title
Girls winding armatures (Westinghouse works)
Girls winding armature
westinghouse works.
girls winding armatures (westinghouse works)
girls winding armature
westinghouse works--paper print collection. compilation reel 1
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Armatures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
-  Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Women electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 28Apr1904; H45003.
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 1:55 at 16 fps.
-  For other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC
-  Numerous women sit in rows at machines where they appear to be winding some type of wire and tooling it onto machines. Two young men push spools of this wire down the aisle. Supervisors, male and female, walk down the aisle and observe the women's work, stopping for a while at one woman's station.
-  Biograph catalog no. 2870; code name (for telegraphic orders) Resumpta.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  NCN045658; Girls winding armatures (Westinghouse Works). DLC
-  Filmed April 19, 1904, at the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing 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 Co. prod. records [MI].
-  Received: 3/9/93 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 4/28/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (115 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 roll (115 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2540 (ref print)
LC 2034 (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
westhpp 2034 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/westhpp.2034
Library of Congress Catalog Number
96522180
http://lccn.loc.gov/96522180


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