Format Film, Video
Dates 1899
Location Hudson River
New Jersey
New York
New York City
Philippines
United States
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
Campaigns
History
History, Naval
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Manila Bay, Battle Of, Philippines
Naval Operations, American
Navy
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Officers
Philippines
Raleigh (Cruiser)
Rivers
Sailors
Spanish American War
United States
Warships
Title
U.S. cruiser "Raleigh" /
Other Title
United States cruiser "Raleigh"
united states cruiser "raleigh"
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Raleigh (Cruiser)
-  Warships--New York (State)--New York
-  Manila Bay, Battle of, Philippines, 1898
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Naval operations, American
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Campaigns--Philippines
-  United States.--Navy--History--Spanish-American War, 1898
-  United States.--Navy--Officers
-  Sailors--United States
-  Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Rivers--New York (State)
-  New York (N.Y.)--History, Naval--19th century
Notes
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22Apr1899; 27967
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Duration: 0:41 at 16 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
-  From Edison films catalog: A panoramic view of the "Raleigh" as she lies at anchor off 27th Steet, North River, April 17, 1899. Captain Coghlan stands among a group of officers near the bridge. The "Raleigh" fired the first gun at Manila, and is the first boat of the Pacific Squadron visiting New York. All the details of the famous battleship are clearly shown as the launch from which the picture was taken moves rapidly around her. 50 feet. $7.50.
-  MAVIS 47160; U.S. cruiser Raleigh. DLC
-  Filmed April 17, 1899, 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. 5 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 12/16/96 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 4/5/96 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 12/12/96 from LC film lab; masterpos; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 4/22/1899; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. masterpos.
1 roll (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2827 (ref print)
FPE 9633 (dupe neg)
FPE 9131 (masterpos)
LC 20a (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
sawmp 0020 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.0020
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98501222
http://lccn.loc.gov/98501222


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