Film, Video Cleveland fire department

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Title
Cleveland fire department
Summary
The subject is the activities of a fire department that can be seen coming out of the fire engine house located across the street from the camera position. The action must have been a drill or rehearsal as the street is lined with people awaiting the arrival of the three pumpers, the two hook-and-ladder wagons, and the four personnel wagons that made up the contingent of fire equipment.
Contributor Names
Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, 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, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Cleveland (Ohio).--Department of Fire
-  Fire engines--Ohio--Cleveland
-  Fire prevention--Ohio--Cleveland
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H32791 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 17Jun03; H32791.
-  Cameraman, G. W. Bitzer.
-  Duration: 1:24 at 16 fps.
-  Filmed October 18, 1900 in Cleveland.
-  Biograph production no. 1668.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1536) 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. 58; Biograph production logs, v. 1, 1899-1903; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910; Biograph bulletins, 1896-1908, p. 72.
-  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 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 3) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 3) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 40 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4550 (viewing print)
FEB 9608 (viewing print)
FEB 9609 (viewing print, copy 2)
FEB 9610 (viewing print, copy 3)
FRA 1584 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5114 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5115 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FPE 5477 (dupe neg pic, copy 3)
FRB 1338 (master pos pic)
FPE 5116 (master pos pic)
Box 0852B (paper pos)
Box 5099B (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.1536
Library of Congress Control Number
00563592
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
11892289
Description
The subject is the activities of a fire department that can be seen coming out of the fire engine house located across the street from the camera position. The action must have been a drill or rehearsal as the street is lined with people awaiting the arrival of the three pumpers, the two hook-and-ladder wagons, and the four personnel wagons that made up the contingent of fire equipment.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00563592
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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Cleveland Fire Department. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00563592/.

APA citation style:

Bitzer, G. W., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1903) Cleveland Fire Department. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00563592/.

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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, et al. Cleveland Fire Department. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00563592/>.