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Title
Taping coils, Westinghouse works /
Other Title
Westinghouse works.
Westinghouse works--Paper Print Collection. Compilation reel 1
Summary
Numerous women stand at several rows of tables where they appear to be wrapping tape around some devices, presumably coils. Male supervisors walk down the aisles, observing the women's work.
Contributor Names
Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
-  Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Electric coils--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Women electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
-  Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh
Genre
Industrial films
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H45461 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 7May1904; H45461.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer.
-  Duration: 2:22 at 15 fps.
-  Viewing print (16 mm.) on reel with eight other titles.
-  Biograph production no. 2892.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 2214) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed April 27, 1904, at the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co. in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Digital files are on the American Memory exhibit: Inside an American factory. See LC online catalog record no. 2002564464.
-  This film, along with 20 other short films, was selected for the National Film Registry under the title Westinghouse works.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985, p. 358; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph photo catalog, v. 6 [MI]; Biograph Co. prod. records [MI]; the Internet movie database WWW site, viewed 10-23-2012; M/B/RS preliminary catalog card.
-  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: FEC 2543 to FYA 1215.
Medium
1 film reel (54 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (123 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (54 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 120 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
1 roll of 1 (ca.120 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos (copy 2)
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 5896 (viewing print)
FYA 1215 (viewing print)
FRA 2943 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0680C (paper pos)
Box 5693B (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/westhpp.2214
Library of Congress Control Number
96522213
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/96522213
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=96522213&searchType=1&recCount=10
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Taping coils, Westinghouse works. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96522213/. (Accessed August 29, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Bitzer, G. W., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1904) Taping coils, Westinghouse works. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96522213/.

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Bitzer, G. W., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Taping coils, Westinghouse works. United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/96522213/>.