Film, Video Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains, and loading it into boats /
About this Item
- Loading the ice on cars, conveying it across the mountains, and loading it into boats /
- The film covers four operations involved in shipping ice: sawing the ice from frozen-over lakes, transferring it by means of speciality constructed freight cars to a dock some distance away, unloading it, and then transloading it onto a waiting ship.
- 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
- - H14435 U.S Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 24Feb02; H14435.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 1692) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - LC also holds two related Paper Print Collection films on this subject: Cutting the ice, and Circular panorama of housing the ice.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - Filmed in Groton, Massachusetts, probably in 1902.
- - Source used: Niver, K., Early motion pictures, p. 187.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - 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 (77 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 190 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (77 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 190 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 190 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 190 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FLA 4706 (viewing print)
- FEC 1968 (viewing print)
- FRA 1723 (dupe neg pic)
- FPF 1159 (dupe neg pic)
- Box 0084C (paper pos)
- Box 5169B (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. Loading the Ice on Cars, Conveying It Across the Mountains, and Loading It Into Boats. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564563/. (Accessed August 29, 2016.)
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Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1902) Loading the Ice on Cars, Conveying It Across the Mountains, and Loading It Into Boats. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564563/.
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Loading the Ice on Cars, Conveying It Across the Mountains, and Loading It Into Boats. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00564563/>.