Film, Video U.S. cavalry supplies unloading at Tampa, Florida /
Articles and Essays with this item:
Paley, William Daly
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
Equipment and Supplies
Loading and Unloading
Spanish American War
- U.S. cavalry supplies unloading at Tampa, Florida /
- Other Title
- United States cavalry supplies unloading at Tampa, Florida
- U.S. Cavalry unloading ambulance supplies
- "Here is a freight train of thirty cars loaded with baggage and ambulance supplies for the 9th U.S. Cavalry. In the foreground a score of troopers are pulling, lifting and hauling an ambulance from a flat car. It slides down the inclined planks with a sudden rush that makes the men "hustle" to keep it from falling off. Drill engine on the next track darts past with sharp quick puffs of smoke. A very brisk scene"--Edison films "war extra" catalog.
- Contributor Names
- Paley, William Daly, 1857-1924, camera.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
- Subject Headings
- - Spanish-American War, 1898--Equipment and supplies
- - Loading and unloading--Florida--Tampa
- - United States.--Army--Transportation--Equipment and supplies
- - United States.--Army.--Cavalry, 9th
- - 31431 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 20May1898; 31431.
- - Original main title lacking.
- - Camera, William Paley.
- - Duration: 0:30 at 24 fps.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 0038) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - Filmed May 1, 1898, in Tampa, Florida.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 424; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 346; Edison films "war extra" catalog, May 10, 1898, p. 2 [MI; Internet movie database WWW site, viewed June 6, 2014.
- - Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 70 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 70 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
- Call Number
- FLA 3052 (viewing print)
- FRA 0382 (dupe neg pic)
- Box 0454F (paper pos)
- Box 5418F (paper pos, copy 2)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- sawmp 0038 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.0038
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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