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Film, Video The Dandy Fifth Title in American Mutoscope & Biograph picture catalogue: Dandy 5th of Baltimore / Title in Biograph photo catalogue, 1902: Dandy Fifth of Baltimore / Title in Biograph bulletins 1896-1908: Dandy Fifth Regiment of Baltimore / Title in Biograph production log: Dandy 5th Reg. Maryland

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Title

  • The Dandy Fifth

Other Title

  • Title in American Mutoscope & Biograph picture catalogue: Dandy 5th of Baltimore
  • Title in Biograph photo catalogue, 1902: Dandy Fifth of Baltimore
  • Title in Biograph bulletins 1896-1908: Dandy Fifth Regiment of Baltimore
  • Title in Biograph production log: Dandy 5th Reg. Maryland

Summary

  • "Taken during the land parade in honor of Admiral Dewey, just before the turn into 72nd Street, with Grant's tomb and decorated residences in the background. This entire series of pictures [of the Dewey land parade] has a very high photographic quality, and the various organizations appear at their best"--American Mutoscope & Biograph picture catalogue.

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 and Biograph Company, [1899]

Headings

  • -  Maryland.--National Guard.--Regiment, 5th
  • -  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
  • -  Spanish-American War, 1898
  • -  General Grant National Memorial (New York, N.Y.)

Genre

  • Filmed parades
  • Actualities (Motion pictures)
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films

Notes

  • -  H21512 U.S. Copyright Office
  • -  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 5Sept1902; H21512.
  • -  Original main title lacking.
  • -  Duration: 0:52 at 16 fps.
  • -  Probable release date from AFI catalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 245.
  • -  Biograph production no. 1255.
  • -  Paper print shelf number (LC 0203) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
  • -  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
  • -  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 73; American Mutoscope & Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902, p. 177 [MI]; Biograph bulletins 1896-1908, p. 66; AFI catalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 245; Biograph production logs, v. 1: 1899-1903.
  • -  Camera, F.S. Armitage.
  • -  Filmed September 30, 1899, at the Dewey homecoming land parade in New York City.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
  • -  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 9294 to FZA 2724.

Medium

  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (22 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (22 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
  • paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • FLA 3217 (viewing print)
  • FEC 2890 (viewing print)
  • FRA 0541 (dupe neg pic)
  • FZA 2724 (dupe neg pic)
  • FRB 2180 (master pos pic)
  • Box 0752B (paper pos)
  • Box 5533C (paper pos, copy 2)

Repository

  • Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 98500901

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. The Dandy Fifth. [United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1899] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98500901/.

APA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1899) The Dandy Fifth. [United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98500901/.

MLA citation style:

Armitage, F. S., Camera, et al. The Dandy Fifth. [United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1899] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98500901/>.