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Film, Video Columbia" and "Shamrock II" turning the outer stake boat

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Title

  • Columbia" and "Shamrock II" turning the outer stake boat

Summary

  • "One of the two sailboat contenders for the America's Cup is visible. The distance from the camera to the ship is about a mile. However, the crew of the leading vessel can be seen preparing her to come about. The film shows the leading vessel can be seen preparing her to come about. The film shows the leading vessel making her turn at about the time the second vessel becomes visible to the camera. Her crew brings her about also. The film ends as the sails begin to bite and the sailboat is under way again"--Early motion pictures.

Names

  • Thomas A. Edison, Inc
  • Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
  • Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1901.

Headings

  • -  America's Cup--(11th :--1901 :--New York, N.Y.)
  • -  Yacht racing--New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
  • -  Columbia (Yacht)
  • -  Shamrock II (Yacht)

Genre

  • Actualities (Motion pictures)
  • Filmed yacht races
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films

Notes

  • -  H9496 U.S. Copyright Office
  • -  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Oct1901; H9496.
  • -  Dupe neg picture (35 mm.) on one reel entitled [America's Cup series 1901] with nine other titles.
  • -  Paper print shelf number (LC 0976) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
  • -  Filmed during the 1901 America's Cup races, held on September 28, October 3 and October 4, 1901, in New York Harbor.
  • -  Not viewed.
  • -  Source used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 62.
  • -  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
  • -  35 mm viewing print renumbered: FEB 9282 to FYA 3404.

Medium

  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 80 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • viewing print (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 80 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (33 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 80 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. 80 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
  • paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 80 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • FLA 3990 (viewing print)
  • FEB 9281 (viewing print)
  • FYA 3404 (viewing print, copy 2)
  • FRA 1196 (dupe neg pic)
  • FPE 5528 (dupe neg pic)
  • FRB 0951 (master pos pic)
  • Box 0062C (paper pos)
  • Box 5139B (paper pos, copy 2)

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2013607050

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, Inc, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Columbia" and "Shamrock II" turning the outer stake boat. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1901. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013607050/.

APA citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1901) Columbia" and "Shamrock II" turning the outer stake boat. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013607050/.

MLA citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, Inc, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Columbia" and "Shamrock II" turning the outer stake boat. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1901. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013607050/>.