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Film, Video Blanket-tossing a new recruit /

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Title
Blanket-tossing a new recruit /
Summary
"Company F, 1st Ohio Volunteers, initiating a new man. Nineteen times he bounces in the blanket, and each toss is funnier than the last one. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog.
Contributor Names
Paley, William Daly, 1857-1924, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Army.--Ohio Volunteers, 1st
-  Initiation rites--Florida--Tampa
-  Soldiers--Florida--Tampa
-  United States.--Army--Military life
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  38240 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22June1898; 38240.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, William Paley.
-  Duration: 0:34 at 24 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1354) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed ca. May or June 1898 in Tampa, Florida.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 442; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 31; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 13 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 36 [MI].
-  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 (25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4368 (viewing print)
FRA 0259 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0161B (paper pos)
Box 5266B (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/sawmp.1354
Library of Congress Control Number
98501030
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98501030
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98501030&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Paley, William Daly, , Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Blanket-Tossing a New Recruit. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501030/. (Accessed July 24, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Paley, W. D., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1898) Blanket-Tossing a New Recruit. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501030/.

MLA citation style:

Paley, William Daly, , Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Blanket-Tossing a New Recruit. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98501030/>.