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Title
Sandow
Other Title
Sandow (no breathing)
Created / Published
[American Mutoscope Company, United States, 1896?], monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Strong men -- United States
-  Bodybuilding -- United States
-  Bodybuilders -- United States
-  Physical education and training -- United States
-  Muscle tone
-  Silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 11June1903; H32496.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  K.R. Niver and the AFI catalog both believe this film was shot years before its 1903 copyright date, at the same time a Mutoscope card (copyright 12/18/1896) was produced. The AFI cat. gives an estimated date of original release as Sept. 1896.
-  Duration: 0:24 at 16 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, see the M/B/RS Paper Print database.
-  According to vaudeville historian Joe Laurie, Jr., Sandow--who was managed by Flo Ziegfeld--was "the greatest of the strong men and who received the most publicity" (Vaudeville, 1972, p. 33).
-  Catalog no. 38; code name (for telegraphic orders) Modoliamo.
-  NCN046340; Sandow.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902 [MI], p. 55; Biograph photo catalog, v. 1 [MI].
-  Filmed ca. 1896 in the Biograph New York City studio. (venue)
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site (http://lcweb.loc.gov) (additional physical form)
Form
motion picture
Extent
1 reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Library of Congress Control Number
96519730
Online Format
video
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/96519730
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=96519730&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Sandow. [American Mutoscope Company, United States, ?, monographic, 1896] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96519730/. (Accessed September 28, 2016.)

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(1896) Sandow. [American Mutoscope Company, United States, ?, monographic] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96519730/.

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Sandow. [American Mutoscope Company, United States, ?, monographic, 1896] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/96519730/>.