27 April 1904
Taping Coils, Westinghouse Works
Uploaded by LibraryOfCongress on Feb 5, 2009
Numerous women stand at several rows of tables where they appear to be wrapping tape around some devices, presumably coils. Male supervisors walk down the aisles, observing the women's work.
United States: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904.
Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 7 May 1904; H45461.
Original main title lacking.
Camera, G.W. ""Billy"" Bitzer.
Duration: 2:22 at 15 fps.
Biograph catalog no. 2892; code name (for telegraphic orders) Resurjais.
NCN045696; Taping coils, Westinghouse Works.
Filmed April 27, 1904, at the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co. in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph photo catalog, v. 6 [MI]; Biograph Co. prod. records [MI].
Received: 3/9/93 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Received: 5/7/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Electric coils--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh.
Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company.
Women electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh.
Supervisors, Industrial--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh.
Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh.
Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
1 reel of 1 (123 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 roll (123 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
FEC 2543 (ref print)
LC 2214 (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
westhpp 2214 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/westhpp.2214
Citation: Mike Voisin, iSeeAncestors (http://iSeeAncestors.com/tree/groups/public/media/si-00003-i198-09.html : revised October 13, 2015), Gallery.
Revised: October 13, 2015
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