Film, Video President McKinley reviewing the troops at the Pan-American Exposition President McKinley reviewing troops at Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, 1901

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Title
President McKinley reviewing the troops at the Pan-American Exposition
Other Title
President McKinley reviewing troops at Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, 1901
Summary
"The President is seen on the reviewing stand at the Stadium, escorted by President Milburn, of the Pan-American Exposition, Secretary Cortelyou, and other noted persons. He removes his silk hat as the troops march by and politely bows to the great audience as they cheer and encore. President McKinley and party form the left foreground of our picture while the troops march by in the right foreground. From this excellent position we thus secured perfect pictures of both the Executive and his troops"--Edison Film Company catalog.
Contributor Names
Cortelyou, George B. (George Bruce), 1862-1940.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901.
Subject Headings
-  McKinley, William,--1843-1901
-  Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo, N.Y.)
-  Military ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--Buffalo
-  Milburn, John G.--(John George),--1851-1930
-  Cortelyou, George B.--(George Bruce),--1862-1940
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H8588 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 11Sept1901; H8588.
-  Duration: 1:28 at 15 fps.
-  Copies in the Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection have several feet of unrelated footage at beginning of film.
-  Titles added to 16 mm. paper print materials during restoration.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1810) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  The Library Congress copies of this film may not include all of the scenes described in the Edison Company summary.
-  Photographed September 5, 1901. Location: Buffalo, New York.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 256; The Theodore Roosevelt Association...catalog, p. 55; Buffalo morning express, 9/8/1901, pt. 1 p. 2; Buffalo courier, 9/5/1901, p.1; Washington post. 9/6/1901, p. 1; All about the Pan-American city and vicinity, 1901; Barry, Richard H. An historic memento of the nation's loss; the true story of the assassination of President McKinley at Buffalo, 1901, p. 11; Johnston, Frances B. [Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, N.Y. 1901], lot 2967, Prints and Photographs Division; Arnold, C. D. [Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, N.Y., 1901], lot 4654, Prints and Photographs Division.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  The Theodore Roosevelt Association film collection : a catalog / prepared by Wendy White-Henson and Veronica M. Gillespie. Library of Congress, 1986.
-  On original cataloging record: Rcvd: 1967. Transf. to LC from NPS; NPS acq. from RMA; gift to RMA from Paramount. First 3 ft. (46 fr) of paper copies not printed on RMA copies; 3 ft. of unrelated footage at beginning of film. Transf. to safety from LC nitrate at USDA lab: 5/68 and LC lab: 6/76. Paper: (c) deposit. Titles added during restoration; first ft. (18 fr) of paper copies not printed on ref print and dupe neg; last 3/4 ft. (12 fr) of paper (cy 1) not printed on paper (cy 2); dupe neg different from ref print due to additional title.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (34 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (40 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (34 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (40 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (86 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 3) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 40 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FAB 1224 (viewing print)
FLA 4824 (viewing print, copy 2)
FEB 9632 (viewing print)
FRA 5799 (dupe neg pic)
FRA 1833 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FPB 8071 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5224 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FPE 5225 (dupe neg pic, copy 3)
FRB 0823 (master pos pic)
FPE 5522 (master pos pic)
Box 0674H (paper pos)
Box 5107B (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/lcmp001.m1a48474
Library of Congress Control Number
00694343
Online Format
image
video
Description
"The President is seen on the reviewing stand at the Stadium, escorted by President Milburn, of the Pan-American Exposition, Secretary Cortelyou, and other noted persons. He removes his silk hat as the troops march by and politely bows to the great audience as they cheer and encore. President McKinley and party form the left foreground of our picture while the troops march by in the right foreground. From this excellent position we thus secured perfect pictures of both the Executive and his troops"--Edison Film Company catalog.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694343
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Cortelyou, George B, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Paper Print Collection, Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection, and Niver. President McKinley reviewing the troops at the Pan-American Exposition. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1901. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694343/. (Accessed July 28, 2017.)

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Cortelyou, G. B., Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection, Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection & Niver. (1901) President McKinley reviewing the troops at the Pan-American Exposition. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694343/.

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Cortelyou, George B, et al. President McKinley reviewing the troops at the Pan-American Exposition. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1901. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694343/>.