Film, Video N.Y. Fire Department returning New York Fire Department returning / Return of the fire departmant / Return of N.Y. Fire Dept.

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Title
N.Y. Fire Department returning
Other Title
New York Fire Department returning
Return of the fire departmant
Return of N.Y. Fire Dept.
Summary
Shows several pieces of horse-drawn fire vehicles in motion: two hook-and-ladders [Frame: 0114, 0905]; two steam pumpers [0373, 1111]; a rescue wagon [0549]. Children hang onto the back of some of the vehicles [0195, 0970].
Contributor Names
Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, 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, 1903.
Subject Headings
-  New York (N.Y.).--Fire Department
-  Fire engines--New York (State)--New York
-  Horse-drawn vehicles--New York (State)--New York
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H32003 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 19May1903; H32003.
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 0:39 at 15 fps.
-  Original 35 mm. footage from Biograph production log is 37 feet.
-  Viewing print (16 mm) includes beginning titles (about 9 feet) added by Renovare at time of restoration.
-  Photographed May 11, 1903, near City Hall in New York City.
-  Biograph production no. 2358.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0843) 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.
-  Viewing print (16 mm.) viewed for credits and footage.
-  Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 221; Biograph production logs; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 730.
-  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 5544 to FZA 2310.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 40 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 40 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 (ca. 40 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 40 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3857 (viewing print)
FEB 9808 (viewing print)
FRA 1069 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2310 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 0569 (master pos pic)
Box 0131C (paper pos)
Box 5434E (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.m2b53390
Library of Congress Control Number
00694406
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
nyc96000044
Description
Shows several pieces of horse-drawn fire vehicles in motion: two hook-and-ladders [Frame: 0114, 0905]; two steam pumpers [0373, 1111]; a rescue wagon [0549]. Children hang onto the back of some of the vehicles [0195, 0970].
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694406
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MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. N.Y. Fire Department returning. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694406/.

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Bitzer, G. W., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1903) N.Y. Fire Department returning. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694406/.

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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, et al. N.Y. Fire Department returning. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694406/>.