Film, Video Logging in Maine

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Logging in Maine
Logging in Maine
Logging in Maine
Logging in Maine

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Title
Logging in Maine
Summary
The subject is the movement of cut timber from the forest to the mill. The few scenes that make up the film are loggers performing the various operations necessary to prevent logs from jamming together. The men keep them headed with the flow of the water toward the lake on which the mill is located. The activities of approximately a dozen men were photographed.
Contributor Names
Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1906.
Subject Headings
-  Logging--Maine
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H79740 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 19Jun06; H79740.
-  Cameraman, G. W. Bitzer.
-  Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 187.
-  Duration of online digital copy: 3:11 (part 1), 3:20 (part 2), 2:42 (part 3), 3:43 (part 4), 4:43 (part 5) at 16 fps.
-  MAVIS 1837884; Logging in Maine.
-  Filmed June 1 and 3, 1906 in Maine.
-  Source used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 2002-03-01 from LC video lab; viewing copy and master; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: ca. 1991 from LC lab; ref print and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 videocassette of 1 (Digital Betacam) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in. viewing copy.
1 film reel of 1 (414 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in. master.
1 film reel of 1 (414 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
Call Number/Physical Location
VBQ 8684 (viewing copy)
FLA 5535 (viewing print)
VXC 4001 (master)
FRA 2402 (dupe neg pic)
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.2572
Library of Congress Control Number
00563599
Online Format
image
video
Description
The subject is the movement of cut timber from the forest to the mill. The few scenes that make up the film are loggers performing the various operations necessary to prevent logs from jamming together. The men keep them headed with the flow of the water toward the lake on which the mill is located. The activities of approximately a dozen men were photographed.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00563599
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Chicago citation style:

Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Logging in Maine. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1906. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00563599/. (Accessed March 27, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Bitzer, G. W., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1906) Logging in Maine. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00563599/.

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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Logging in Maine. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1906. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00563599/>.