Film, Video Filipinos retreat from trenches /

Format Film, Video
Dates 1899
Location Candaba
Philippines
Language English
Subjects Army
Battles
Candaba
History
Infantry
Intrenchments
Philippine American War
Philippines
Trench Warfare
United States
Title
Filipinos retreat from trenches /
Other Title
Filipinos retreat from the trenches
filipinos retreat from the trenches
Summary
"An incident of the Battle of the Trenches at Candabar [sic]. The enemy threw up a high earth embankment during the night, and are defending it with great stubbornness. The pits are crowded with Filipinos, who fire volley after volley. The artillery of the Americans plays havoc with their ranks and they fall back, leaving many dead. Their retreat is hotly covered by a company of U.S. Infantry, with mounted officer. They tumble over the embankment into the trench, fire a volley and advance. The officer carefully examines the earthworks, his horse picking his way cautiously over the bodies of the fallen foe. 75 feet"--Edison films catalog.
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Philippines--History--Philippine American War, 1899-1902--Trench warfare
-  Intrenchments--Philippines--Candaba
-  Battles--Philippines--Candaba
-  United States.--Army.--Infantry
Notes
-  37444 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 5June1899; 37444.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Reenacted by the New Jersey National Guard.
-  Duration: 0:51 at 24 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1355) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed. Copy 2 paper pos not recorded in rehousing log.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Reenacted May 1899 in the Orange Mountains near West Orange, New Jersey.
-  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. 502; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 4 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 31 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 135, September, 1902, p. 40.
-  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 9627 to FZA 2361.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 85 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 85 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FLA 4369 (viewing print)
FEC 2841 (viewing print)
FRA 1507 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2361 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 1403 (master pos pic)
Box 0163D (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
sawmp 1355 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.1355
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98501198
http://lccn.loc.gov/98501198


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