Format Film, Video
Dates 1899
Location Hudson River
New Jersey
New York
New York City
United States
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
Dewey, George
History
History, Naval
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Naval Ceremonies, Honors, and Salutes
Naval Operations, American
Navy
New York
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)
Olympia (Cruiser)
Parades
Rivers
Sailors
Spanish American War
United States
Warships
Title
U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade /
Other Title
United States cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade
united states cruiser "olympia" leading naval parade
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Olympia (Cruiser)
-  Dewey, George,--1837-1917
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  Parades--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Warships--New York (State)--New York
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Naval operations, American
-  United States.--Navy--History--Spanish-American War, 1898
-  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; 7Nov1899; 72835.
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Duration: 3:12 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
-  One of 20 films advertised in Edison films catalog no. 94, under the category "Dewey Doings." From the catalog: We equipped eight parties on the occasion of Admiral Dewey's arrival in New York Harbor, Wednesday, September 27th, 1899, and secured the following excellent moving pictures of the Admiral and his great ship, together with the stirring events of Dewey Day, September 29th, the day of the Naval Parade, and Dewey Day, September 30th, the day of the Land Parade. Ours was the only photographic apparatus on board the U.S. Cruiser Olympia on this memorable occasion. The Admiral posed especially for our camera.
-  Edison code name (for telegraphic orders): Uncandid.
-  MAVIS 48465; U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade. DLC
-  Filmed Sept. 29, 1899, during the Dewey naval parade 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. 7 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 7/18/97 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 7/1/97 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 11/7/1899; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (ca. 202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2892 (ref print)
FPE 9306 (dupe neg)
LC 1915a (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
sawmp 1915 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.1915
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98501276
http://lccn.loc.gov/98501276


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