Film, Video A perilous proceeding
About this Item
- A perilous proceeding
- The film follows a group of approximately ten men who are suspended on the cable of a large crane atop a building under construction. As the men are lifted over the site and gradually lowered, they wave to the camera.
- Contributor Names
- Congdon, James, camera.
- American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902.
- Subject Headings
- - Construction workers--New York (State)--New York
- - Construction equipment--New York (State)--New York
- - Building--New York (State)--New York
- - Commercial buildings--New York (State)--New York
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - H16639 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 16Apr1902; H16639.
- - Duration: 1:19 at 10 fps.
- - Camera, James Congdon.
- - Photographed October 21, 1901. Location: Broadway and 13th Street, New York, N.Y.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 4/16/02; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 1989/90 from UCLA; arch neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- - Received: 1991 from LC lab; ref prints and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
- 1 roll (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- LC 1174 (paper pos)
- FEB 9817 (ref print)
- FEB 9784 (ref print, copy 2)
- FPE 5561 (dupe neg)
- FPE 5610 (arch neg)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsAmerican Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
SubjectsActualities (Motion Pictures)
Cranes, Derricks, Etc
New York (State)
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Congdon, James, Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. A Perilous Proceeding. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694383/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)
APA citation style:
Congdon, J., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1902) A Perilous Proceeding. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694383/.
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Congdon, James, Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. A Perilous Proceeding. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694383/>.