Film, Video "Grandrepublic" passing "Columbia" "Grand Republic" passing "Columbia" / "Grand Republic" passing the "Columbia" / Steamer "Grandrepublic"

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Title
"Grandrepublic" passing "Columbia"
Other Title
"Grand Republic" passing "Columbia"
"Grand Republic" passing the "Columbia"
Steamer "Grandrepublic"
Summary
As the film begins, America's Cup defender, Columbia can be seen. From camera right comes a large sidewheel propelled passenger excursion boat, completely obscuring the Columbia; but, as the film ends, the Columbia, under full sail, is again in view. Filmed on October 5 or 6, 1899, before the first race, which was held on October 16, 1899.
Contributor Names
Armitage, F. S., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Co., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Columbia (Yacht)
-  Grand Republic (Ship)
-  America's Cup--(10th :--1899 :--New York, N.Y.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H31672 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 11May1903; H31672.
-  Camera, F.S. Armitage.
-  Filmed October 5 or 6, 1899, off Sandy Hook, New Jersey.
-  Most of summary from Early motion pictures, p. 125.
-  Biograph production log lists the production date as October 6, 1899. Early motion pictures lists the date as October 5, 1899.
-  Biograph production no. 1266.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0453) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Not viewed.
-  Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 125; Biograph bulletins, 1896-1908, p. 70; Biograph production logs; American Mutoscope & Biograph picture catalogue, 1902, p. 205, viewed online via the New Jersey Digital Highway, December 29, 2017.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3467 (viewing print)
FRA 0749 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 0980 (master pos pic)
Box 0691E (paper pos)
Box 5571D (paper pos, copy 2)
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/ntscrm.02445268
Library of Congress Control Number
2013607054
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013607054
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. "Grandrepublic" passing "Columbia". United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co, 1899. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013607054/.

APA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1899) "Grandrepublic" passing "Columbia". United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013607054/.

MLA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, et al. "Grandrepublic" passing "Columbia". United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co, 1899. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013607054/>.

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