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

About this Item

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
"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"--Edison films catalog.
The "Olympia", at the head of Admiral Dewey's naval parade steams up the North River (i.e., the Hudson River) with the Admiral aboard. Many other boats of all kinds accompany her as she passes by Grant's tomb, and fires a 21-gun salute.
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., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Olympia (Cruiser)
-  Naval ceremonies, honors, and salutes--New York (State)--New York
-  Warships--Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
-  Spanish-American War, 1898
-  General Grant National Memorial (New York, N.Y.)
Genre
Filmed parades
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
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.
-  Filmed September 29, 1899, during the Dewey naval parade on the Hudson River in New York City.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1915) 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. 538; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 346; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 7 [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 9306 to FZA 2725.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (87 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (87 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (202 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 90 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 200 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 200 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 4929 (viewing print)
FEC 2892 (viewing print)
FRA 1928 (dupe neg pic)
FZA 2725 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 9085 (master pos pic)
Box 0097D (paper pos)
Box 5174D (paper pos, copy 2)
Source Collection
Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
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
Language
English
Online Format
image
video
Description
"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"--Edison films catalog. The "Olympia", at the head of Admiral Dewey's naval parade steams up the North River (i.e., the Hudson River) with the Admiral aboard. Many other boats of all kinds accompany her as she passes by Grant's tomb, and fires a 21-gun salute.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98501276
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

Rights & Access

Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is providing access to the Spanish-American War in Motion Pictures for educational and research purposes. The Library is not aware of any copyrights or other rights associated with this Collection. However, users should note that the written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions. Responsibility for making an independent legal assessment of an item and securing any necessary permissions ultimately rests with persons desiring to use the item.

U.S. Troops Landing at Daiquirí, Cuba; Troops Making Military Road in Front of Santiago; Pack Mules with Ammunition on the Santiago Trail, Cuba; and 25th Infantry are reproduced here courtesy of the Theodore Roosevelt Association.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division.

More information about American Memory and Copyright.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1899. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/98501276/.

APA citation style:

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/.

MLA citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. U.S. cruiser "Olympia" leading naval parade. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1899. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98501276/>.

More Films, Videos like this