Film, Video Cuban volunteers embarking

About this Item

Title
Cuban volunteers embarking
Summary
Men carrying rifles and bedrolls boarding ship via gangway.
Contributor Names
Paley, William Daly, 1857-1924, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., c1898.
Subject Headings
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Participation, Cuban
-  Cubans--United States
-  Soldiers--Transportation--Florida--Tampa
-  Transports--Florida--Tampa
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  38246 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22June1898; 38246.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Date is copyright and production date; unable to verify if work was ever released.
-  Camera, William Paley.
-  Duration: 0:28 at 20 fps.
-  Filmed June 8, 1898, in Tampa, Florida.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1284) 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. 444-445; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 71.
-  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 9296 to FZA 2647.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 25 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4298 (viewing print)
FEC 2886 (viewing print)
FRA 1448 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2647 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 1362 (master pos pic)
Box 0038C (paper pos)
Box 5071C (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.1284
Library of Congress Control Number
98501054
Online Format
image
video
Description
Men carrying rifles and bedrolls boarding ship via gangway.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98501054
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Paley, William Daly, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Cuban Volunteers Embarking. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501054/.

APA citation style:

Paley, W. D., Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1898) Cuban Volunteers Embarking. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501054/.

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Paley, William Daly, Camera, et al. Cuban Volunteers Embarking. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501054/>.