Film, Video Lathrop School, calisthenics Lathrop School, calisthenics, Missouri Commission

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Title
Lathrop School, calisthenics
Other Title
Lathrop School, calisthenics, Missouri Commission
Summary
A group of preadolescent boys and girls is standing in a row facing the camera position. In back of them is a wall on which is written "Kansas City, Mo." As the film progresses, the students go through a series of calisthenics, performing them in unison, and continue this throughout the film.
Contributor Names
Weed, A. E., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Missouri. Commission to the Louisiana Purchase Exposition.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Calisthenics--Missouri--Kansas City
-  School children--Missouri--Kanasa City
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Silent films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H45152 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 02May04; H45152.
-  Cameraman, A. E. Weed.
-  Duration: 0:46 seconds.
-  Filmed April 18, 1904 in Kansas City, Missouri.
-  According Musser's The emergence of cinema, "Films taken for the Missouri Commission showed students from various schools across the state; these were probably made for exhibition at the forthcoming St. Louis World's Fair (Louisiana Purchase Exhibition)". According to The state of Missouri at the World's fair, 1904, the Missouri education exhibit at the Palace of Education featured the activities of school children as presented in moving pictures.
-  Biograph production no. 2877.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0090) 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. 179; AFI catalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 581; Biograph production logs; Biograph photo catalog, vol. 6, nos. 2583-3077 viewed online October 21, 2016, via the New Jersey Digital Highway; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 581; Musser, C., The emergence of cinema, p. 359; The state of Missouri at the World's fair, 1904. Guide to Missouri exhibits, p. 4, viewed online October 25, 2019 via the Internet Archive.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  35 mm dupe neg pic renumbered: FPF 0913 to FZA 0289.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (19 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(19 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. 20 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 3104 (viewing print)
FEC 1938 (viewing print)
FRA 0441 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 0289 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 2182 (master pos pic)
Box 0679C (paper pos)
Box 5258E (paper pos, copy 2)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Library of Congress Control Number
00564562
Language
English
Online Format
video
OCLC Number
11911606
Description
A group of preadolescent boys and girls is standing in a row facing the camera position. In back of them is a wall on which is written "Kansas City, Mo." As the film progresses, the students go through a series of calisthenics, performing them in unison, and continue this throughout the film.
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Chicago citation style:

Weed, A. E., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Missouri. Commission To The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Lathrop School, calisthenics. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1904. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00564562/.

APA citation style:

Weed, A. E., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Missouri. Commission To The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1904) Lathrop School, calisthenics. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564562/.

MLA citation style:

Weed, A. E., Camera, et al. Lathrop School, calisthenics. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1904. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00564562/>.

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