Film, Video Panorama of the moving boardwalk
About this Item
- Panorama of the moving boardwalk
- Other Title
- Panoramic view of the moving sidewalk at the Paris Exposition
- From Edison films catalog: This picture was taken from the stationary platform, showing the rapidly moving board walk on the outer edge, which has a speed of five miles per hour; also shows the middle platform moving two and a-half miles per hour, the third platform being stationary. At intervals there are upright posts to steady passengers passing from one platform to the other. By watching these uprights passing by the camera and passing each other, a good idea of the speed is obtained. The structure is crowded with passengers, some gliding by, standing still, other walking and running and stepping from one platform to the other. 100 feet. 15.00.
- Contributor Names
- White, James H. (James Henry), production.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900.
- Subject Headings
- - Passenger conveyors--France--Paris
- - Transportation--France--Paris--Passenger traffic
- - Exposition universelle internationale de 1900--(Paris, France)
- - Exhibitions--France--Paris
- - Exhibition buildings--France--Paris
- - Pedestrians--France--Paris
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- - D16383 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Aug1900; D16383.
- - Duration: 1:30 at 16 fps.
- - Filmed July 1900, at the Paris Exposition in Paris, France.
- - 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, 1997, p. 609; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 17 [MI].
- ref print. 1 reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FEB 9311 (ref print)
- LC 1771 (paper pos)
- 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
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsPaper Print Collection (library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
White, James H. (james Henry)
Actualities (motion Pictures)
Exposition Universelle Internationale De 1900
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Panorama of the Moving Boardwalk. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1900. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694271/. (Accessed October 28, 2016.)
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