Film, Video Trained cavalry horses
Digital viewing copy
About this Item
- Trained cavalry horses
- "Shows the wonderful intelligence of these Troop F, 6th U.S. Cavalry, horses. At a command they lie down promptly, and at another order scramble to their feet. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog no. 94.
- Paley, William Daly, 1857-1924, production, camera.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
- - Cavalry horses--Florida--Tampa
- - Soldiers--Florida--Tampa
- - United States.--Army.--Cavalry, 6th
- - Cavalry drill and tactics
- - Spanish-American War, 1898
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Silent films
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - 38235 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22June1898; 38235.
- - Original main title lacking.
- - Camera, William Paley.
- - Duration: 0:33 at 24 fps.
- - Filmed late May to early June, 1898 in Tampa, Florida.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 0957) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 444; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 332-333; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 13 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 36 [MI]; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 1086.
- - paper pos (copy 2) Received: 1898-06-22; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- - Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
- - Paper print roll lacking suffix.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 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 3971 (viewing print)
- FRA 1179 (dupe neg pic)
- FRB 1717 (master pos pic)
- Box 0113Q (paper pos)
- Box 5204 (paper pos, copy 2)
- Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Trained Cavalry Horses. produceds by Paley, William Daly, Uction, Camera United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501032/.
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Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1898) Trained Cavalry Horses. Paley, W. D., prod United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501032/.
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Trained Cavalry Horses. prod by Paley, William Daly, Uction, Camera United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501032/>.