Film, Video The fleet steaming up North River /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Blackton, James Stuart
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Smith, Albert E.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
White, James H. (James Henry)
Dates 1898
Location Hudson River
New Jersey
New York
New York City
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
Anniversaries, Etc
Brooklyn (Armored Cruiser)
History
History, Naval
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Indiana (Battleship : Bb 1)
Military Leadership
Naval Ceremonies, Honors, and Salutes
Naval Operations, American
Navy
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Parades
Rivers
Sailors
Sampson, William Thomas
Schley, Winfield Scott
Spanish American War
United States
Warships
Title
The fleet steaming up North River /
Other Title
Fleet steaming up the North River
Summary
From Edison films catalog: Shows the "Brooklyn," flying Schley's twin-starred blue flag. Every detail brought out with wonderful clearness. Excursion craft in the distance. Bow of the "Indiana" appears toward end of film. 150 feet. $22.50.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Blackton, James Stuart, 1875-1941, camera.
Smith, Albert E., camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Brooklyn (Armored cruiser)
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  Indiana (Battleship : BB-1)
-  Warships--New York (State)--New York
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Naval operations, American
-  United States.--Navy--History--Spanish-American War, 1898
-  Sailors
-  Parades--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Sampson, William Thomas,--1840-1902--Anniversaries, etc
-  Schley, Winfield Scott,--1839-1909--Military leadership
-  Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Rivers--New York (State)
-  New York (N.Y.)--History, Naval--19th century
Notes
-  52047 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52047.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, J. Stuart Blackton and/or Albert E. Smith.
-  Duration: 1:52 at 20 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.
-  Edison code name (for telegraphic orders): Umwallung.
-  MAVIS 48462; The fleet steaming up North River.
-  Filmed August 20, 1898, on the Hudson River in New York City.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 11 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 35 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 7/17/97 from LC film lab; ref print and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 9/3/1898; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 151 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 151 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (ca. 151 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2893 (ref print)
FPE 9302 (dupe neg)
LC 1612b (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
sawmp 1612 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.1612
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98501107
Other Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
http://lccn.loc.gov/98501107

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