Film, Video Panorama of Flatiron Building Eighth wonder / Flatiron Building panorama

About this Item

Title

  • Panorama of Flatiron Building

Other Title

  • Eighth wonder
  • Flatiron Building panorama

Summary

  • This shows a view looking south from Madison Square, across the intersection of Broadway, Fifth Avenue, and Twenty-third Street, to New York's famous skyscraper, the Fuller (or "Flatiron") Building, with a panorama of the surroundings. The cameraman elevates his camera, going from street level to the roof.

Names

  • Bonine, R. (Robert K.), camera.
  • American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
  • Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902.

Headings

  • -  Flatiron Building (New York, N.Y.)
  • -  Skyscrapers--New York (State)--New York

Genre

  • Actualities (Motion pictures)
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films

Notes

  • -  H32387 U.S. Copyright Office
  • -  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 4June1903; H32387.
  • -  Camera, Robert K. Bonine.
  • -  Duration: 1:00 at 15 fps.
  • -  Date of distribution from AFI catalog : film beginnings, 1893-1910.
  • -  Approximate footage of paper roll from Biograph production log.
  • -  Photographed October 8, 1902. Location: New York, N.Y.
  • -  Biograph production no. 2251.
  • -  Paper print shelf number (LC 1764) 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. 238; AFI catalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 300; Biograph production log, v. 1, p. 134-135.
  • -  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 5575 to FZA 2325.

Medium

  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
  • paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • FLA 4778 (viewing print)
  • FEB 9838 (viewing print)
  • FRA 1787 (dupe neg pic)
  • FZA 2325 (dupe neg pic)
  • FRB 0449 (master pos pic)
  • Box 0919F (paper pos)
  • Box 5147A (paper pos, copy 2)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 00694389

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Bonine, R. , Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Panorama of Flatiron Building. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694389/.

APA citation style:

Bonine, R., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1902) Panorama of Flatiron Building. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694389/.

MLA citation style:

Bonine, R. , Camera, et al. Panorama of Flatiron Building. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694389/>.