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

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Title
Parade of marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn"
Summary
From Edison films catalog: 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. $22.50.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Heise, William, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Veterans--New York (State)--New York
-  Parades--New York (State)--New York
-  Marines--New York (State)--New York
-  United States.--Marine Corps
-  Marching bands--New York (State)--New York
-  Brooklyn (Armored cruiser)--History--19th century
-  Mascots
-  Goats
-  Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
War (Nonfiction)
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 in Brooklyn, New York.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 473; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 35 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
Medium
ref print. 1 reel of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 2996 (ref print)
LC 1797 (paper pos)
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
Online Format
image
video
Description
From Edison films catalog: 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. $22.50.
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Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Parade of marines, U.S. cruiser "Brooklyn". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694279/.

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Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (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, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. 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/>.