Film, Video Circular panorama of Electric Tower

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Title
Circular panorama of Electric Tower
Summary
The film, photographed from a single camera position, shows the total exposition and its buildings. The film contains a 360-degree pan.
From a contemporary Edison film company catalog: CIRCULAR PANORAMA OF THE ELECTRIC TOWER. Ungulata. [code for telegraphic orders] A most interesting picture at the Pan-American Exposition structure was taken from the north side of the Electric Tower. It presented the most perfect and diversified views of the Transportation Building, Mexican Plaza, the Stadium and the north side of the Electric Tower. Class B 100 ft. $12.00.
Contributor Names
Porter, Edwin S., camera.
White, James H. (James Henry), camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901.
Subject Headings
-  Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo, N.Y.)
-  Exhibitions--United States
-  Towers--New York (State)--Buffalo
-  Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo
-  Buffalo (N.Y.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H7633 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 14Aug1901; H7633.
-  Duration: 1:26 at 15 fps.
-  Camera: Edwin S. Porter, James H. White.
-  Location: Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, New York.
-  The Library of Congress copy of this film may not contain all of the scenes described in the Edison Catalog summary.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 8/14/1901; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 roll (135 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
LC 1533 (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/lcmp001.m1b02879
Library of Congress Control Number
00694345
Online Format
image
video
Description
The film, photographed from a single camera position, shows the total exposition and its buildings. The film contains a 360-degree pan. From a contemporary Edison film company catalog: CIRCULAR PANORAMA OF THE ELECTRIC TOWER. Ungulata. [code for telegraphic orders] A most interesting picture at the Pan-American Exposition structure was taken from the north side of the Electric Tower. It presented the most perfect and diversified views of the Transportation Building, Mexican Plaza, the Stadium and the north side of the Electric Tower. Class B 100 ft. $12.00.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694345
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Porter, Edwin S., Camera, James H White, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Circular panorama of Electric Tower. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1901. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694345/.

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Porter, E. S., White, J. H., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1901) Circular panorama of Electric Tower. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694345/.

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Porter, Edwin S., Camera, et al. Circular panorama of Electric Tower. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1901. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694345/>.