Film, Video An historic feat Gen. Bell's pack train swimming Agno River / Bell's pack train swimming Agno River

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Title
An historic feat
Other Title
Gen. Bell's pack train swimming Agno River
Bell's pack train swimming Agno River
Summary
From the Biograph picture catalogue: 54 feet. Gen. Franklin Bell's famous mule pack train swimming the Agno River in Northern Luzon. This is one of the most notable incidents of the Philippine War. The picture has made a decided sensation wherever it has been shown.
Contributor Names
Ackerman, Raymond, camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, [1900]
Subject Headings
-  Mules--Philippines--Agno River
-  Animals--War use
-  Fords (Stream crossings)--Philippines--Agno River
-  Pack animals (Transportation)--Philippines
-  Transportation, Military--Philippines
-  Agno River (Philippines)
-  Philippines--History--Philippine American War, 1899-1902
-  Bell, James Franklin,--1856-1919--Military leadership
-  United States.--Army--History
Genre
War films
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H16738 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18Apr1902; H16738.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995.
-  Camera, Raymond Ackerman.
-  Duration: 0:50 at 16 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the print chosen best copy for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff.
-  Biograph catalog no. 1455; code name (for telegraphic orders) Gaensewein.
-  MAVIS 1836895; An historic feat.
-  Filmed Feb. 5, 1900, on the Agno River in the Philippine Islands.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902, p. 181 [MI]; Biograph bulletins 1896-1908. 1971, p. 66.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: ca. 1962; viewing print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 1962-12-27; dupe neg pic; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 1902-04-18; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 22 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 22 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
1 roll (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3865 (viewing print)
FRA 1077 (dupe neg pic)
LC 851 (paper pos)
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/sawmp.0851
Library of Congress Control Number
98500873
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98500873
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98500873&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Ackerman, Raymond, Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. An Historic Feat. [United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1900] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98500873/. (Accessed December 03, 2016.)

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Ackerman, R., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1900) An Historic Feat. [United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98500873/.

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Ackerman, Raymond, Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. An Historic Feat. [United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1900] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98500873/>.