Film, Video Waterfall in the Catskills

About this Item

Title
Waterfall in the Catskills
Summary
"Beautiful water effects at Haines' Falls, a most picturesque and charming mountain cataract. The wild and rugged surroundings are very impressive. 50 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)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Haines Falls (N.Y. : Waterfall)
-  Waterfalls--New York (State)
-  Catskill Mountains (N.Y.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  43413 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 31July1897; 43413.
-  Camera, William Heise?
-  Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0050) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed ca. June 1897, at Haines' Falls in the Catskill Mountains, New York.
-  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. 307-08; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 335; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 94 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Fall catalogue, 1897, p. 9 [MI].
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3064 (viewing print)
FEC 2768 (viewing print)
FRA 0407 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 9597 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0457E (paper pos)
Box 5449F (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.0050
Library of Congress Control Number
00694329
Language
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
98799221
Description
"Beautiful water effects at Haines' Falls, a most picturesque and charming mountain cataract. The wild and rugged surroundings are very impressive. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694329
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Chicago citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Waterfall in the Catskills. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1897. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694329/.

APA citation style:

Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1897) Waterfall in the Catskills. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694329/.

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Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Waterfall in the Catskills. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1897. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694329/>.