Film, Video Cattle leaving the corral

About this Item

Title
Cattle leaving the corral
Summary
Taken at Hacienda de Soledad, Sabinas Mexico, and shows a herd of 900 cattle being driven out of the corral, after having been branded. This immense herd, driven by Mexican cowboys, comes through the gates head-on to the audience. The cattle with their large horns, as they crowd together and pus rapidly out through the gates, make an interesting picture"--Edison films, March 15, 1898.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Blechynden, Frederick, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Cattle--Handling--Mexico--Sabinas (Coahuila)
-  Cattle herding--Mexico--Sabinas (Coahuila)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  13542 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 24Feb98; 13542.
-  Camera, Frederick Blechynden.
-  Duration: 0:30 at 28 fps.
-  Photographed in November, 1897 in Sabinas, Mexico.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0214) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 50; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 161; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 363; Edison films, March 15, 1898, p. 2 (in Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1898-1900).
-  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 (25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 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 3228 (viewing print)
FEC 1876 (viewing print)
FRA 0552 (dupe neg pic)
FPF 0652 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 1101 (master pos pic)
Box 0310B (paper pos)
Box 5514 (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.0214
Library of Congress Control Number
00564530
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
11903458
Description
Taken at Hacienda de Soledad, Sabinas Mexico, and shows a herd of 900 cattle being driven out of the corral, after having been branded. This immense herd, driven by Mexican cowboys, comes through the gates head-on to the audience. The cattle with their large horns, as they crowd together and pus rapidly out through the gates, make an interesting picture"--Edison films, March 15, 1898.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00564530
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Chicago citation style:

Blechynden, Frederick, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Cattle Leaving the Corral. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00564530/.

APA citation style:

Blechynden, F., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1898) Cattle Leaving the Corral. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564530/.

MLA citation style:

Blechynden, Frederick, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Cattle Leaving the Corral. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00564530/>.