Film, Video Steamscow "Cinderella" and ferryboat "Cincinnati" Steam scow "Cinderella" and ferry boat "Cincinnati"

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Title
Steamscow "Cinderella" and ferryboat "Cincinnati"
Other Title
Steam scow "Cinderella" and ferry boat "Cincinnati"
Summary
"The film, photographed from a camera positioned on a dock, shows a large steam scow passing the camera location; simultaneously, a large paddle-wheel ferryboat passes in the opposite direction. The weather was not conducive to good photography; no details of either of the craft are distinct enough for further elaboration"--Early motion pictures.
Contributor Names
Porter, Edwin S., camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903.
Subject Headings
-  Cinderella (Ship)
-  Cincinnati (Ship : 1891)
-  Scows--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Ferries--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H32032 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 20May1903; H32032.
-  Camera, Edwin S. Porter.
-  Photographed on May 9, 1903; location: North River (i.e., Hudson River), New York, New York.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1875) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Not viewed.
-  Source used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 311.
-  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 5353 to FZA 3019.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 80 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 80 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 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 4889 (viewing print)
FEB 9432 (viewing print)
FRA 1892 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 3019 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0320B (paper pos)
Box 5067B (paper pos, copy 2)
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/ntscrm.02132169
Library of Congress Control Number
2015600176
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
18656640
Description
"The film, photographed from a camera positioned on a dock, shows a large steam scow passing the camera location; simultaneously, a large paddle-wheel ferryboat passes in the opposite direction. The weather was not conducive to good photography; no details of either of the craft are distinct enough for further elaboration"--Early motion pictures.
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Chicago citation style:

Porter, Edwin S., Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Steamscow "Cinderella" and ferryboat "Cincinnati". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1903. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2015600176/.

APA citation style:

Porter, E. S., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1903) Steamscow "Cinderella" and ferryboat "Cincinnati". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2015600176/.

MLA citation style:

Porter, Edwin S., Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Steamscow "Cinderella" and ferryboat "Cincinnati". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1903. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015600176/>.