Film, Video Roosevelt's Rough Riders Roosevelt's Rough Riders at drill

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Title
Roosevelt's Rough Riders
Other Title
Roosevelt's Rough Riders at drill
Summary
"A charge full of cowboy enthusiasm by Troop "I," the famous regiment, at Tampa, before its departure for the front"--Biograph picture catalogue.
Contributor Names
American Mutoscope Company.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope Company, [1898]
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Army.--Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
-  Cavalry drill and tactics
-  Cavalry horses--Florida--Tampa
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H32832 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18June1903; H32832.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Probable release date from AFI catatalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910.
-  Duration: 0:25 at 16 fps.
-  Filmed in Tampa, Florida, probably between June 2 and June 13, 1898.
-  According to the New York times, June 3, 1898, Roosevelt and the Rough Riders reached Tampa, Florida on June 2, 1898. According to LC's Chronology of Cuba online, the Rough Riders sailed from Tampa to Santiago de Cuba on June 13, 1898.
-  Biograph production no. 642.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0318) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 278; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902, p. 167 [MI]; Biograph photo catalog, v. 2 [MI]; Biograph production logs; AFI catalog: film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 918; New York times, June 3, 1898, p. 2; Library of Congress WWW site, Chronology of Cuba in the Spanish American War, viewed February 6, 2017.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (14 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (14 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 15 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3332 (viewing print)
FEC 2888 (viewing print)
FRA 0643 (dupe neg pic)
FPE 9287 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 1628 (master pos pic)
Box 0831F (paper pos)
Box 5412E (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.0318
Library of Congress Control Number
98500909
Online Format
image
video
Description
"A charge full of cowboy enthusiasm by Troop "I," the famous regiment, at Tampa, before its departure for the front"--Biograph picture catalogue.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98500909
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U.S. Troops Landing at Daiquirí, Cuba; Troops Making Military Road in Front of Santiago; Pack Mules with Ammunition on the Santiago Trail, Cuba; and 25th Infantry are reproduced here courtesy of the Theodore Roosevelt Association.

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American Mutoscope Company, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Roosevelt's Rough Riders. [United States: American Mutoscope Company, 1898] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98500909/.

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