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Fisherman's Wharf

Author: James H White; Frederick Blechynden; Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Shows the wharf at San Francisco, Cal., with a large fleet of fishing boats at anchor. The crews are engaged in mending nets, arranging lines, etc., all of which lend action to the view. The figures are clear and life size, and the scene is truthfully reproduced"--F.Z. Maguire catalogue.
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Genre/Form: Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Actuality
Material Type: Film, Internet resource
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James H White; Frederick Blechynden; Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 895010861
Notes: Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60562.
Duration: 0:25 at 30 fps.
Paper print shelf number (LC 1014) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 334; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 107; F.Z. Maguire & Co. Catalogue, March 1898, p. 39.
Credits: Camera, Frederick Blechynden.
Event notes: Filmed in August, 1897, at Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco, California.
Description: viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (27 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (27 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Responsibility: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

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"Shows the wharf at San Francisco, Cal., with a large fleet of fishing boats at anchor. The crews are engaged in mending nets, arranging lines, etc., all of which lend action to the view. The figures are clear and life size, and the scene is truthfully reproduced"--F.Z. Maguire catalogue.

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