Film, Video [Labor Day parade] /

Format Film, Video
Dates 1904
Location Leominster
Massachusetts
Language English
Subjects Fire Engines
Holidays
Labor Day
Leominster (Mass.)
Massachusetts
Parade Floats
Parades
Silent Films
Title
[Labor Day parade] /
Other Title
Labor Day parade, Fitchburg, Mass.
Fitchburg, Mass., Labor Day parade
labor day parade, fitchburg, mass.
fitchburg, mass., labor day parade
Summary
Shows a parade through bunting-draped streets, probably in the town of Leominster, Mass. First, a decorated grandstand bearing the banner "Leominster heartily greets its guests" is seen, and then the camera pans to the street where the parade is to be photographed. The sidewalks are crowded with people, including many little girls in white or light-colored dresses. People run back and forth across the street, and then the parade starts. Automobiles decorated with flowers, flags, and ribbons pass in review. Next come horse-drawn fire engines, followed by horse-drawn carts, carriages, and floats of assorted shapes and sizes.
Created / Published
[United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1904?].
Subject Headings
-  Labor Day
-  Parades--Massachusetts
-  Holidays
-  Fire engines
-  Parade floats--Massachusetts
-  Leominster (Mass.)
-  Silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: reg. unknown.
-  Main, interior and end titles lacking.
-  Title, date, and production information from inventory lists.
-  Duration: 3:13 at 16 fps.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  ref print, dupe neg, and arch pos; Received: 10/20/59 from USDA lab; purchase, replacing 35 mm. nitrate orginal received 3/27/47; Kleine (George) Collection.
Medium
ref print. 1 reel of 1 (76 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg. 1 reel of 1 (76 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
arch pos. 1 reel of 1 (76 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
Call Number
FLA 1593 (ref print)
FRA 4055 (dupe neg)
FRA 4056 (arch pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
awal 4188 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.4188
Library of Congress Catalog Number
mp73075000
http://lccn.loc.gov/mp73075000


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