Film, Video Pawtucket Fire Department Run of Pawtucket Fire Dept.

About this Item

Title
Pawtucket Fire Department
Other Title
Run of Pawtucket Fire Dept.
Summary
"A good film, photographed from a single-camera position, of the Fire Department of the city of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and its equipment. For the time, the apparatus was ultramodern"--Early motion pictures.
Contributor Names
Armitage, F. S., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Fire departments--Rhode Island--Pawtucket
-  Fire departments--Equipment and supplies
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H38865 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 05Dec03; H38865.
-  Cameraman, F.S. Armitage.
-  Filmed November 23, 1903 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
-  Biograph production no. 2695.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1800) 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. 246; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 926; Biograph production logs.
-  35 mm DNP Received: 2000-02-09 from LC film lab; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  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 (35 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (35 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 35 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4814 (viewing print)
FEC 3267 (viewing print)
FRA 1823 (dupe neg pic)
FPF 0893 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 0427 (master pos pic)
Box 0925F (paper pos)
Box 5151 (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.1800
Library of Congress Control Number
00564565
Online Format
video
Description
"A good film, photographed from a single-camera position, of the Fire Department of the city of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, and its equipment. For the time, the apparatus was ultramodern"--Early motion pictures.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00564565
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Chicago citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Pawtucket Fire Department. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00564565/.

APA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1903) Pawtucket Fire Department. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564565/.

MLA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Pawtucket Fire Department. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00564565/>.