Film, Video Trained cavalry horses

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Title
Trained cavalry horses
Summary
"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.
Contributor Names
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.
Subject Headings
-  Cavalry horses--Florida--Tampa
-  Soldiers--Florida--Tampa
-  United States.--Army.--Cavalry, 6th
-  Cavalry drill and tactics
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  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.
Medium
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)
Source Collection
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Library of Congress Control Number
98501032
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"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.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/98501032
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