Film, Video Annual parade, New York Fire Department

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Title
Annual parade, New York Fire Department
Summary
"Taken in front of the reviewing stand at Madison Square, New York City. Shows the arrival of Mayor McClellan, and other New York officials. The parade is headed by Chief Croker and battalion chiefs. The firemen march in double columns reaching across the street from curb to curb and are followed by engines, hook and ladder trucks, water-towers, etc. The life-saving crews carry scaling ladders, nets and other paraphernalia. An excellent picture of it"--Edison films catalog, no. 288.
Contributor Names
Porter, Edwin S., camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1904.
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.).--Fire Department
-  Fire fighters--New York (State)--New York
-  Fire engines--New York (State)--New York
-  McClellan, George B.--(George Brinton),--1865-1940
-  Croker, Edward Franklin
Genre
Filmed parades
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H46128 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 17May04; H46128.
-  Cameraman, Edwin S. Porter.
-  Duration: 4:43 at 16 fps.
-  Filmed May 14, 1904 in New York City.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1945) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 9; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 23; Edison films catalog, no. 288, July, 1906, p. 91.
-  paper pos (copy 2) Received: 1904-05-17; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  Paper print roll lacking suffix.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (115 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (270 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (115 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 290 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 110 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 290 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 290 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4959 (viewing print)
FEC 1607 (viewing print)
FRA 0075 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 7011 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 0409 (master pos pic)
Box 0988A (paper pos)
Box 5698 (paper pos, copy 2)
Source Collection
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.1945
Library of Congress Control Number
00563584
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"Taken in front of the reviewing stand at Madison Square, New York City. Shows the arrival of Mayor McClellan, and other New York officials. The parade is headed by Chief Croker and battalion chiefs. The firemen march in double columns reaching across the street from curb to curb and are followed by engines, hook and ladder trucks, water-towers, etc. The life-saving crews carry scaling ladders, nets and other paraphernalia. An excellent picture of it"--Edison films catalog, no. 288.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00563584
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Porter, Edwin S., Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Annual parade, New York Fire Department. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1904. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00563584/.

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Porter, E. S., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1904) Annual parade, New York Fire Department. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00563584/.

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Porter, Edwin S., Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Annual parade, New York Fire Department. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1904. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00563584/>.

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