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

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Title
Morning colors on U.S. cruiser "Raleigh"
Summary
From The Phonoscope, June 1899, p. 17: 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. (C. Musser, Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 498)
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)
-  Warships--New York (State)--New York
-  Flags--United States
-  Manila Bay, Battle of, Philippines, 1898
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Naval operations, American
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Campaigns--Philippines
-  United States.--Navy--Officers
-  Sailors--United States
-  Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Rivers--New York (State)
-  New York (N.Y.)--History, Naval--19th century
Genre
War (Nonfiction)--Short
Actualities (Motion pictures)
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.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff.
-  MAVIS 47140; Morning colors on U.S. cruiser Raleigh.
-  Filmed April 17, 1899, on the Hudson River in New York City.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 12/16/96 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 4/3/96 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 12/12/96 from LC film lab; masterpos; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 4/28/1899; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. masterpos.
1 roll (ca. 55 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 2821 (ref print)
FPE 9634 (dupe neg)
FPE 9132 (masterpos)
LC 1039b (paper pos)
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
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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