Film, Video Brook trout fishing Trout fishing

About this Item

Title
Brook trout fishing
Other Title
Trout fishing
Summary
The camera shows a small waterfall and a stream. Across the stream on the bank is a man with a fishing pole in one hand and a retrieving net in the other. During the course of the film, he makes the normal movements of a man accustomed to trout fishing. High on the bank to the right is a spectator. At the end of the film, the fisherman catches, nets, and lands a fish.
Contributor Names
Armitage, F. S., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1900, c1902.
Subject Headings
-  Brook trout fishing--Ontario--Muskoka (District)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Silent films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H16650 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 16Apr02; H16650.
-  Cameraman, F.S. Armitage.
-  Duration: 0:56 at 16 fps.
-  Filmed June 6, 1900, Lake Muskoka [District] in Ontario, Canada.
-  According to the Biograph production log, the subjects of this film are fishing, and the Grand Trunk Railway. Although no railroad is visible, the Muskoka Lake District in Canada is a summer resort area which was served by the Grand Trunk Railway.
-  Biograph production no. 1493.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1252) 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, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, p. 38; Biograph production logs, v. 1: 1899-1903; Biograph bulletins 1896-1908, p. 65; Biograph photo catalog, v. 3 (production no. 998-1502), viewed online via the New Jersey Digital Highway, January 11, 2016; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 124.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (29 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 3) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (29 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 3) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4276 (viewing print)
FEB 9581 (viewing print)
FEB 9582 (viewing print, copy 2)
FEB 9583 (viewing print, copy 3)
FRA 0323 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5077 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5138 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FPE 5462 (dupe neg pic, copy 3)
FRB 1309 (master pos pic)
FPE 5139 (master pos pic)
Box 0553B (paper pos)
Box 5051C (paper pos, copy 2)
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.1252
Library of Congress Control Number
00563591
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
The camera shows a small waterfall and a stream. Across the stream on the bank is a man with a fishing pole in one hand and a retrieving net in the other. During the course of the film, he makes the normal movements of a man accustomed to trout fishing. High on the bank to the right is a spectator. At the end of the film, the fisherman catches, nets, and lands a fish.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00563591
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Chicago citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Brook Trout Fishing. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1900, 1902. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00563591/.

APA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1902) Brook Trout Fishing. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1900. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00563591/.

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Armitage, F. S., Camera, et al. Brook Trout Fishing. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1900, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00563591/>.

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