Film, Video U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade United States cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade / US cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade / U. S. cruiser "Olympia" firing salute

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Title
U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade
Other Title
United States cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade
US cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade
U. S. cruiser "Olympia" firing salute
Summary
One of 20 films advertised in Edison films catalog no. 94, under the category "Dewey Doings." From the catalog: We equipped eight parties on the occasion of Admiral Dewey's arrival in New York Harbor, Wednesday, September 27th, 1899, and secured the following excellent moving pictures of the Admiral and his great ship, together with the stirring events of Dewey Day, September 29th, the day of the Naval Parade, and Dewey Day, September 30th, the day of the Land Parade. Ours was the only photographic apparatus on board the U.S. Cruiser Olympia on this memorable occasion. The Admiral posed especially for our camera.
Contributor Names
Dewey, George, 1837-1917.
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Olympia (Cruiser)
-  Dewey, George,--1837-1917
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  Parades--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Warships--New York (State)--New York
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Naval operations, American
-  United States.--Navy--History--Spanish-American War, 1898
-  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
-  72835 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 7Nov1899; 72835.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Duration: 3:12 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.
-  Edison code name (for telegraphic orders): Uncandid.
-  MAVIS 48465; U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade.
-  Filmed Sept. 29, 1899, during the Dewey naval parade 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; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 7 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 7/18/97 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 7/1/97 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 11/7/1899; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (ca. 202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 2892 (ref print)
FPE 9306 (dupe neg)
LC 1915a (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.1915
Library of Congress Control Number
98501276
Online Format
image
video
Description
One of 20 films advertised in Edison films catalog no. 94, under the category "Dewey Doings." From the catalog: We equipped eight parties on the occasion of Admiral Dewey's arrival in New York Harbor, Wednesday, September 27th, 1899, and secured the following excellent moving pictures of the Admiral and his great ship, together with the stirring events of Dewey Day, September 29th, the day of the Naval Parade, and Dewey Day, September 30th, the day of the Land Parade. Ours was the only photographic apparatus on board the U.S. Cruiser Olympia on this memorable occasion. The Admiral posed especially for our camera.
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Dewey, G., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1899) U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98501276/.

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