Film, Video Close view of the "Brooklyn," naval parade

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Title
Close view of the "Brooklyn," naval parade
Summary
Commodore Winfield Scott Schley's flagship, "Brooklyn" is seen at close range, showing shot hole in the middle of funnel, near deck. She flies a frayed and tattered battle flag. The entire length of the ship is seen.
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
-  Brooklyn (Armored cruiser)
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  Warships--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  52054 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 3Sept1898; 52054.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Camera, J. Stuart Blackton and/or Albert E. Smith.
-  Duration: 0:26 at 28 fps.
-  Filmed August 20, 1898, on the Hudson River in New York City.
-  Summary derived from description in Edison films catalog, no. 94, p. 11.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0285) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  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. 463; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 59; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 11 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 36 [MI]; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 197.
-  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 9303 to FZA 2728.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3299 (viewing print)
FEC 2879 (viewing print)
FRA 0613 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2728 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 1114 (master pos pic)
Box 0553C (paper pos)
Box 5334B (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.0285
Library of Congress Control Number
98501112
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
OCLC Number
11708980
Description
Commodore Winfield Scott Schley's flagship, "Brooklyn" is seen at close range, showing shot hole in the middle of funnel, near deck. She flies a frayed and tattered battle flag. The entire length of the ship is seen.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98501112
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Chicago citation style:

Blackton, James Stuart, Camera, Albert E Smith, American Vitagraph Company, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Paper Print Collection, and Niver. Close view of the "Brooklyn," naval parade. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501112/.

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Blackton, J. S., Smith, A. E., American Vitagraph Company, Thomas A. Edison, I., Paper Print Collection & Niver. (1898) Close view of the "Brooklyn," naval parade. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501112/.

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Blackton, James Stuart, Camera, et al. Close view of the "Brooklyn," naval parade. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1898. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501112/>.