Film, Video Swimming pool, Palm Beach In the swimming pool, Palms Beach, Fla. / Diving in the swimming pool at Palm Beach, Fla.
About this Item
- Swimming pool, Palm Beach
- In the swimming pool, Palms Beach, Fla.
- Diving in the swimming pool at Palm Beach, Fla.
- "The film, photographed from a single-camera position, shows a swimming pool with a white building on the far side. Several persons in bathing suits dive into the water from a springboard, as well as from the balcony above"--Early motion pictures.
- Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera.
- American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1905.
- - Swimming pools--Florida--Palm Beach
- - Diving--Florida--Palm Beach
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Silent films
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - H56666 U.S Copyright Office
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 13Feb05; H56666.
- - Cameraman, G.W. Bitzer.
- - Duration: about 3 minutes.
- - Cameraman credit from Early motion pictures.
- - Filmed February 3, 1905 in Palm Beach, Florida.
- - Biograph production no. 2985.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 2212) 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. 319; AFI catalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 517; Biograph production logs; Kleine Optical Company's complete illustrated catalog of moving picture machines, stereopticons, slides, films, viewed online October 31, 2016 via the New Jersey Digital Highway WWW site.
- - 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 (63 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (63 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 65 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- FLA 5226 (viewing print)
- FEB 1971 (viewing print)
- FRA 2179 (dupe neg pic)
- FPF 1167 (dupe neg pic)
- Box 0667C (paper pos)
- Box 5675C (paper pos, copy 2)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Swimming pool, Palm Beach. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1905. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00564572/.
APA citation style:
Bitzer, G. W., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1905) Swimming pool, Palm Beach. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564572/.
MLA citation style:
Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Swimming pool, Palm Beach. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1905. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00564572/>.