Film, Video Circular panorama of housing the ice
About this Item
- Circular panorama of housing the ice
- The camera photographed an area of industrial activity. Against a hill approximately one hundred feet in height, ten escalatorlike conveyors have been constructed. The film indicates that the system was designed to lift ice that had been cut from a lake to the top of a hill where it was either stored or shipped. The camera pans from the mechanized area to the right 150 degrees to show the total operation.
- Contributor Names
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1902.
- Subject Headings
- - Ice industry--Massachusetts--Groton
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Silent films
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - H14440 U.S Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 24Feb02; H14440.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 0338) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - LC also holds two related Paper Print Collection films on this subject: Cutting the ice, and Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains and loading it into boats.
- - Filmed in ice fields in Groton, Massachusetts, probably in 1902.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Source used: Niver, K., Early motion pictures, p. 57.
- - Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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 3352 (viewing print)
- FEC 3269 (viewing print)
- FRA 0659 (dupe neg pic)
- FPF 0901 (dupe neg pic)
- Box 0858C (paper pos)
- Box 5666D (paper pos, copy 2)
- 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
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Circular Panorama of Housing the Ice. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564558/. (Accessed December 03, 2016.)
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Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1902) Circular Panorama of Housing the Ice. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564558/.
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Circular Panorama of Housing the Ice. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00564558/>.