Film, Video [Gertie on tour--excerpts] Fragments from Gertie on tour

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[Gertie on tour--excerpts]
Other Title
Fragments from Gertie on tour
Gertie is a dinosaur who lives in present times. She encounters a train and dreams of being the life of the party in her time.
Contributor Names
McCay, Winsor, direction, production, animation.
McCay, John, animation.
Fitzsimmons, John A., animation.
Rialto Productions.
AFI/Cinémathèque canadienne Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : [Rialto Productions?, 1921].
Subject Headings
-  Dinosaurs--Drama
Fantasy films
Animated films
Film excerpts
Fiction films
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Additional animators, John McCay, John Fitzsimmons.
-  Main and end titles and parts of film lacking.
-  Duration: 1:22 at 24 fps.
-  Summary from J. McIntire, Silent animated films at the Library of Congress.
-  On reel with: [The centaurs--excerpts].
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939; Library of Congress video collection, v. 3, Origins of American animation, 1900-1921; McIntire, J. Silent animated films at the Library of Congress, 1995; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card; Big cartoon database WWW site, viewed March 30, 2012.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Digital file includes a piano score composed and performed by Philip Carli.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 136 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEA 5543 (viewing print)
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
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Mccay, John, Animation, John A Fitzsimmons, Rialto Productions, and Afi/Cinémathèque Canadienne Collection. [Gertie on Tour--Excerpts]. [United States: Rialto Productions?, 1921] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, (Accessed December 08, 2016.)

APA citation style:

McCay, J., Fitzsimmons, J. A., Rialto Productions & Afi/Cinémathèque Canadienne Collection. (1921) [Gertie on tour--excerpts]. [United States: Rialto Productions?] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Mccay, John, Animation, et al. [Gertie on Tour--Excerpts]. [United States: Rialto Productions?, 1921] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.