Film, Video The fleet steaming up North River Fleet steaming up the North River

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Title
The fleet steaming up North River
Other Title
Fleet steaming up the North River
Summary
"Shows the "Brooklyn," flying Schley's twin-starred blue flag. Every detail brought out with wonderful clearness. Excursion craft in the distance. Bow of the "Indiana" appears toward end of film. 150 feet"--Edison films catalog.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Blackton, James Stuart, 1875-1941, camera.
Smith, Albert E. (Albert Edward), 1875-1958, camera.
American Vitagraph Company.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898.
Subject Headings
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
-  Brooklyn (Armored cruiser)
-  Indiana (Battleship : BB-1)
Genre
Filmed parades
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  52047 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52047.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, J. Stuart Blackton and/or Albert E. Smith.
-  Duration: 1:52 at 20 fps.
-  Filmed August 20, 1898, on the Hudson River in New York City.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1612) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 460; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 108; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 11 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 35 [MI].
-  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 9302 to FZA 2729.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic (copy 2) 1 film reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 65 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 150 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4626 (viewing print)
FEC 2893 (viewing print)
FRA 1656 (dupe neg pic)
FRA 1657 (dupe neg pic, copy 2)
FZA 2729 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 1275 (master pos pic)
Box 0179C (paper pos)
Box 5115A (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.1612
Library of Congress Control Number
98501107
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"Shows the "Brooklyn," flying Schley's twin-starred blue flag. Every detail brought out with wonderful clearness. Excursion craft in the distance. Bow of the "Indiana" appears toward end of film. 150 feet"--Edison films catalog.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98501107
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Blackton, James Stuart, Camera, Albert E Smith, American Vitagraph Company, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. The fleet steaming up North River. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501107/.

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Blackton, J. S., Smith, A. E., American Vitagraph Company, Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1898) The fleet steaming up North River. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501107/.

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Blackton, James Stuart, Camera, et al. The fleet steaming up North River. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501107/>.

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