Film, Video Leonard-Cushing fight

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Title
Leonard-Cushing fight
Summary
"An actual six-round contest between Mike Leonard, commonly called the "Beau Brummel" of pugilism, and Jack Cushing. Full of hard fighting, clever hits, punches, leads, dodges, body blows and some slugging. Sold by rounds. Each round contains 150 feet"--Edison films catalog, no. 105.
Contributor Names
Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, production.
Heise, William, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Kinetoscope Exhibition Company.
Created / Published
United States : Kinetoscope Exhibition Company, 1894.]
Subject Headings
-  Leonard, Mike--(Michael Wellington)
-  Cushing, Jack
Genre
Filmed boxing matches
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  Appearing: Mike Leonard, Jack Cushing.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Originally released for kinetoscope exhibition.
-  Duration: 0:37 at 30 fps.
-  Incomplete: LC copy is just part of one round.
-  Filmed June 14, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio in West Orange, New Jersey.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 102-103; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 51 [MI].
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (inc.) (69 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 8106 (viewing print)
Source Collection
Hendricks (Gordon) 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/edmp.4026
Library of Congress Control Number
00694127
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694127
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Chicago citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Kinetoscope Exhibition Company. Leonard-Cushing fight. produceds by Dickson, W. K.-L. , Uction [United States: Kinetoscope Exhibition Company, 1894] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694127/.

APA citation style:

Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Kinetoscope Exhibition Company. (1894) Leonard-Cushing fight. Dickson, W. K. -., prod [United States: Kinetoscope Exhibition Company] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694127/.

MLA citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Kinetoscope Exhibition Company. Leonard-Cushing fight. prod by Dickson, W. K.-L. , Uction [United States: Kinetoscope Exhibition Company, 1894] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694127/>.

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