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|Genre/Form:||Actualities (Motion pictures)
|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)
|Notes:||Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 20Sept1897; 52619.
Duration: 0:24 at 30 fps.
Paper print shelf number (LC 0005) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
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Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 333; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 45 [MI].
|Credits:||Camera, Frederick Blechynden.|
|Event notes:||Filmed August 22, 1897, at the Sutro Baths in San Francisco, California.|
|Description:||1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg pic. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos (copy 2)|
|Other Titles:||Sutro Baths, no. 2|
|Responsibility:||Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.|
"A large indoor swimming pool is shown, as well as the walkways that separate the varying depths of the water, and a sign identifying the locale on the wall farthest from the camera position. In the immediate foreground, camera right , is a slide that begins its incline high in the air above the water and affords entrance into the water below"--Early motion pictures.