Film, Video Fireboat "New Yorker" answering an alarm

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Title
Fireboat "New Yorker" answering an alarm
Summary
"Firemen board the fireboat New Yorker docked at the Battery, New York City; pull anchor; shove off; and proceed out into the harbor"--George Kleine Collection...catalog.
Contributor Names
Smith, James Blair, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Kleine (George) Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903.
Subject Headings
-  New Yorker (Fireboat)
-  Fireboats--New York (State)--New York
-  Fireboats--New Jersey
-  Fire alarms--New York (State)--New York
-  Fire alarms--New Jersey
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H32036 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 20May1903; H32036.
-  Camera, James Blair Smith.
-  On paper rolls, copyright number is erroneously recorded as H33036.
-  Duration: 1:21 at 16 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0741) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Photographed May 10, 1903 at the Battery, New York City and in New York Harbor.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 105-106; Edison films catalog, no. 185, October supplement, 1903, p. 9; George Kleine Collection...catalog, p. 39.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  The George Kleine Collection of early motion pictures in the Library of Congress : a catalog / prepared by Rita Horwitz and Harriet Harrison with the assistance of Wendy White. Library of Congress, 1980.
-  Erroneous shelf number FRA 1007 for dupe neg pic found in George Kleine & Early films catalogs; confirmed to be FRA 1001.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (30 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 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
non-viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 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 3755 (viewing print)
FLA 2008 (viewing print, copy 2)
FEB 9346 (viewing print)
FRA 1001 (dupe neg pic)
FRA 4406 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FRA 3861 (non-viewing print)
FRB 0541 (master pos pic)
Box 0300D (paper pos)
Box 5682C (paper pos, copy 2)
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.0741
Library of Congress Control Number
00694204
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694204
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Smith, James Blair, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Paper Print Collection, Kleine, and Niver. Fireboat "New Yorker" answering an alarm. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694204/. (Accessed February 19, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Smith, J. B., Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection, Kleine & Niver. (1903) Fireboat "New Yorker" answering an alarm. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694204/.

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Smith, James Blair, Camera, et al. Fireboat "New Yorker" answering an alarm. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694204/>.