Film, Video Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh"

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Title
Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh"
Summary
"Shows a group of sailors and an officer at the stern. The flag runs out in a ball to the end of the staff, and, at the signal, is broken. Proudly the Stars and Stripes wave in the morning breeze, while the officer salutes. A very pretty picture of man-o-war life"--The Phonoscope, June 1899, p. 17.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., c1899.
Subject Headings
-  Raleigh (Cruiser)
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Flags--United States
-  Flag raising and lowering
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  29259 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 28Apr1899; 29259.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Date is copyright and production date; unable to verify if work was ever actually released.
-  Duration: 0:42 at 16 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1039) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  Filmed April 17, 1899, on the Hudson River in New York City.
-  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. 498; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 214.
-  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 9634 to FZA 2960.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 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. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4053 (viewing print)
FEC 2821 (viewing print)
FRA 1238 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2960 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0054B (paper pos)
Box 5143M (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.1039
Library of Congress Control Number
98501217
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"Shows a group of sailors and an officer at the stern. The flag runs out in a ball to the end of the staff, and, at the signal, is broken. Proudly the Stars and Stripes wave in the morning breeze, while the officer salutes. A very pretty picture of man-o-war life"--The Phonoscope, June 1899, p. 17.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98501217
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MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1899. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501217/.

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Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1899) Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501217/.

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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh". United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1899. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501217/>.

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