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SUMMARY From the Biograph picture catalogue: 60 feet. A view of the arch from Fifth Avenue, the day after the great Dewey parade, showing the crowd of sightseers, traffic, etc. NOTES Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18June1903; H32835. Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995. Camera, F.S. Armitage. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. Biograph catalog no. 1248; code name (for telegraphic orders) Fututionis. Filmed ca. October 1, 1899, in New York City, New York. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902, p. 135 [MI]. SUBJECTS Arches--New York (State)--New York. Triumphal arches--New York (State)--New York. Dewey, George,--1837-1917--Monuments--New York (State)--New York. Spanish-American War, 1898--Monuments--New York (State)--New York. New York (N.Y.)--Buildings, structures, etc. Streets--New York (State)--New York. Pedestrians--New York (State)--New York. City traffic--New York (State)--New York. City and town life--New York (State)--New York. Actuality--Short. RELATED NAMES Armitage, F. S., camera. American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) CALL NUMBER FEC 3001 (ref print) FPE 9361 (dupe neg) LC 1274a (paper pos) DIGITAL ID sawmp 1274
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