Format Film, Video
Dates 1898
Location Florida
Tampa
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
Army
Equipment and Supplies
Florida
Harbors
History, Military
Ships
Soldiers
Spanish American War
Tampa
Tampa (Fla.)
Transportation
Transports
United States
Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
Title
Roosevelt's Rough Riders embarking for Santiago /
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., c1898.
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Army.--Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Transportation
-  Transports--Florida--Tampa
-  Soldiers--Transportation--Florida--Tampa
-  United States.--Army--Transportation--Equipment and supplies
-  Ships--Florida--Tampa
-  Harbors--Florida--Tampa
-  Tampa (Fla.)--History, Military--19th century
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22June1898; 38238.
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Date is copyright and production date; unable to verify if work was ever actually released.
-  Camera, William Paley.
-  Duration: 0:33 at 24 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
-  Soldiers in Spanish-American War uniforms moving boxes towards a steamship on the dock.
-  According to Edison film historian C. Musser, the Rough Riders embarked on either the "Yucatan" or the "Leona." (Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 444)
-  MAVIS 48456; Roosevelt's Rough Riders embarking for Santiago. DLC
-  Filmed June 8, 1898, in Tampa, Florida.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 7/17/97 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 6/11/97 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 6/22/1898; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 59 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 59 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (ca. 59 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2891 (ref print)
FPE 9295 (dupe neg)
LC 964b (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
sawmp 0964 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.0964
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98501035
http://lccn.loc.gov/98501035


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