Film, Video Kindergarten ball game

About this Item

Title
Kindergarten ball game
Summary
"A row of approximately twenty-five children under the age of six can be seen facing the camera. They stand in front of a long blackboard with the words "Kansas City, Mo." written on it. As the film continues, the children bounce the balls they have in their hands, then form a circle and march around the bouncing balls"--Early motion pictures.
Contributor Names
Weed, A. E., camera.
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Kindergarten--Missouri--Kansas City
-  Ball games--Missouri--Kansas City
-  Children--Recreation--Missouri--Kansas City
-  Play--Missouri--Kansas City
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Silent films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H45156 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company; 2May04; H45156.
-  Cameraman, A.E. Weed.
-  Filmed April 18, 1904 in Kansas City, Missouri; footage was probably taken at Linwood Elementary School.
-  Biograph production no. 2881.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 0093) 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: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 174-175; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 565-566; Biograph production logs.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
-  Paper print roll lacking suffix.
Medium
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (59 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 60 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 20 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 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.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3107 (viewing print)
FEC 1939 (viewing print)
FRA 0443 (dupe neg pic)
FPF 0897 (dupe neg pic)
FRB 2181 (master pos pic)
Box 0644 (paper pos)
Box 5258D (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
Library of Congress Control Number
00564561
Language
Online Format
video
OCLC Number
11911579
Description
"A row of approximately twenty-five children under the age of six can be seen facing the camera. They stand in front of a long blackboard with the words "Kansas City, Mo." written on it. As the film continues, the children bounce the balls they have in their hands, then form a circle and march around the bouncing balls"--Early motion pictures.
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https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/00564561
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Chicago citation style:

Weed, A. E., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Kindergarten Ball Game. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1904. Video. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/00564561/.

APA citation style:

Weed, A. E., American Mutoscope And Biograph Company & Paper Print Collection. (1904) Kindergarten Ball Game. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/00564561/.

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Weed, A. E., Camera, American Mutoscope And Biograph Company, and Paper Print Collection. Kindergarten Ball Game. United States: American Mutoscope & Biograph Company, 1904. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00564561/>.