Film, Video New York City "ghetto" fish market

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Title
New York City "ghetto" fish market
Summary
"A fine panoramic view of this busy market on a Friday morning. Immense throngs of people are seen passing along the stands and making their selections of fish. A great character study. 165 feet"--Edison films catalog.
Contributor Names
Smith, James Blair, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Markets--New York (State)--New York
-  Selling--Seafood--New York (State)--New York
-  Purchasing--New York (State)--New York
-  City and town life--New York (State)--New York
-  Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H32029 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 20May1903; H32029.
-  Duration: 2:53 at 15 fps.
-  Camera, James Blair Smith.
-  Photographed May 1, 1903.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 2099) 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. 221; American Film Institute catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 730; Edison films catalog, no. 185, October, 1903, p. 10.
-  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 5371 to FZA 2326.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (91 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 165 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (91 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 165 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 165 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 165 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 5113 (viewing print)
FEB 9440 (viewing print)
FRA 2873 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2326 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0027C (paper pos)
Box 5012B (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.m2a27007
Library of Congress Control Number
00694374
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
nyc96000012
Description
"A fine panoramic view of this busy market on a Friday morning. Immense throngs of people are seen passing along the stands and making their selections of fish. A great character study. 165 feet"--Edison films catalog.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694374
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Smith, James Blair, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. New York City "ghetto" fish market. United States: Thomas A. Edison, In, 1903. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694374/.

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Smith, J. B., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1903) New York City "ghetto" fish market. United States: Thomas A. Edison, In. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694374/.

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Smith, James Blair, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. New York City "ghetto" fish market. United States: Thomas A. Edison, In, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694374/>.