Film, Video Statue of Liberty

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Title
Statue of Liberty
Summary
A three-quarter front view of the Statue of Liberty. The statue was erected twelve years earlier, in 1886.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Blackton, James Stuart, 1875-1941, production, camera.
Smith, Albert E. (Albert Edward), 1875-1958, production, camera.
American Vitagraph Company.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.)
-  New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  52060 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52060.
-  Camera, J. Stuart Blackton, and/or Albert E. Smith.
-  Duration: 0:48 at 15 fps.
-  Filmed August 29, 1898. Location: Bedloe's Island, New York.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0991) 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. 311; Edison motion pictures, 1890-1900, p. 456.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  35 mm dupe neg pic renumbered: FPE 5570 to FZA 2468.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (26 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 65 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (26 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 65 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4005 (viewing print)
FEB 9765 (viewing print)
FRA 1206 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2468 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 0761 (master pos pic)
Box 0135F (paper pos)
Box 5164E (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/lcmp002.m2a01604
Library of Congress Control Number
00694363
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
A three-quarter front view of the Statue of Liberty. The statue was erected twelve years earlier, in 1886.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694363
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MODS Record
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