Film, Video Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. [Version 2] /
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- Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. [Version 2] /
- Male letter carriers of the U.S. Post Office are the subject of this series on the Postal Department. The camera was placed to show a large number of uniformed mail carriers as they leave the main post office to deliver letters. They can be seen walking down the steps of the building toward the camera position. Some mount bicycles and ride away, while others just walk. There are also some women in the film.
- Contributor Names
- Weed, A. E., camera.
- American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
- Subject Headings
- - Letter carriers
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - H34973 U.S Copyright Office
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 22Aug03; H34973.
- - Cameraman, A. E. Weed.
- - Cameraman credit from Niver's, Early motion pictures, p. 48.
- - Filmed August 5, 1903 in Washington, D.C.
- - Source used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 2/2000 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- 1 reel of 1 (20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
- 1 reel of 1 (90 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
- 1 reel of 1 (20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FLA 3873 (ref print)
- FEC 1808 (ref print)
- FRA 1084 (dupe neg)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsAmerican Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Niver (kemp) Collection (library of Congress)
Paper Print Collection (library of Congress)
Weed, A. E.
SubjectsActualities (motion Pictures)
Old Post Office and Clock Tower (washington, D.C.)
Post Office Department
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Chicago citation style:
Weed, A. E., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. [Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. Version 2]. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564542/. (Accessed July 26, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Weed, A. E., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1903) [Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. Version 2]. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564542/.
MLA citation style:
Weed, A. E., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. [Carriers leaving building, U.S.P.O. Version 2]. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00564542/>.