Film, Video Circular panorama of Electric Tower Circular panorama of the Electric tower / Circular panorama, Electric Tower

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Title
Circular panorama of Electric Tower
Other Title
Circular panorama of the Electric tower
Circular panorama, Electric Tower
Summary
"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"--Edison films catalog, no. 135.
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
-  Electric Tower (Pan-American Exposition, 1901, Buffalo, N.Y.)
-  Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo, N.Y.)
-  Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Silent films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H7633 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 14Aug1901; H7633.
-  Camera: Edwin S. Porter, James H. White.
-  Duration: 1:26 at 15 fps.
-  Filmed on May 20, 1901 at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York.
-  The Library of Congress copy of this film may not contain all of the scenes described in the Edison films catalog summary.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1533) 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: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p.57 ; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 189; Edison films catalog, no. 135, September, 1902, p. 21-22; Edison films catalog, no. 288, July, 1906, p. 111; New York clipper, June 8, 1901, p. 336, viewed online June 21, 2019 via Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection.
-  paper pos Received: 1901-08-14; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  Paper print roll lacking suffix.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (54 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (54 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 55 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
FLA 4547 (viewing print)
FEB 9681 (viewing print)
FRA 1581 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5202 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 5203 (master pos pic)
Box 0548 (paper pos)
Box 5097A (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.m1b02879
Library of Congress Control Number
00694345
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"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"--Edison films catalog, no. 135.
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/>.

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