Film, Video Parade of Marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn"

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Title
Parade of Marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn"
Summary
"First comes the famous Marine Band of the "Brooklyn," with the mascot goat alongside the bass drum. The 300 Marines follow in rapid marching order, a sixteen file front in each company. 150 feet"--Edison films catalog.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Heise, William, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Marines--New York (State)--New York
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  United States.--Marine Corps--Bands
-  United States.--Marine Corps--Mascots
-  Old Billy--(Goat)
-  Grand Army Plaza (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Filmed parades
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  60143 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 12Oct1898; 60143.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 1:33 at 24 fps.
-  Filmed October 1, 1898, at Prospect Park Plaza (now Grand Army Plaza) in Brooklyn, New York.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1797) 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: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 473-474; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 245; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 35 [MI].
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  35 mm dupe neg pic renumbered: FPE 9366 to FZA 2966.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 reel of 1 (ca. 125 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 125 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 125 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 125 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4811 (viewing print)
FEC 2996 (viewing print)
FRA 1821 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2966 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 3113 (master pos pic)
Box 0055D (paper pos)
Box 5146D (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/sawmp.1797
Library of Congress Control Number
00694279
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"First comes the famous Marine Band of the "Brooklyn," with the mascot goat alongside the bass drum. The 300 Marines follow in rapid marching order, a sixteen file front in each company. 150 feet"--Edison films catalog.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694279
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Chicago citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Parade of Marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694279/.

APA citation style:

Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1898) Parade of Marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694279/.

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Heise, William, Camera, et al. Parade of Marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694279/>.

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