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Testing a Rotary, Westinghouse Works

SUMMARY A small group of men turn on what appears to be a generator. As the rotary spins, the men make adjustments to the machine and check its operations. CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904. NOTES Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 7May1904; H45460. Original main title lacking. Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer. Filmed April 27, 1904, at the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Co. in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Received: 5/7/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection. SUBJECTS Electric generators--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh--Testing. Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company. Factories--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh. Electric industry workers--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh. Manufactures--Pennsylvania--East Pittsburgh. Testing. Silent films. Actuality--Short. Industrial--Short. RELATED NAMES Bitzer, G. W., 1872-1944, camera. American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) DIGITAL ID westhpp 2217
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