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Westinghouse Air Brake Co, Westinghouse Co. Works (Casting Scene)

SUMMARY What appear to be molds pass some men by on conveyor belts. The men take them off the belt and dump the contents onto the ground. Other men pick up with tongs the parts that have been dumped onto the ground and put them on a pile in the foreground. OTHER TITLES Title in Biograph photo catalog, v. 6 [MI] and Biograph Co. prod. records [MI]: Westinghouse Air Brake Co. casting machine CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904. NOTES Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 23July1904; H48413. Original main title lacking. Camera, G.W. "Billy" Bitzer. Filmed May 9, 1904, in Wilmerding, Pennsylvania. Received: 7/23/04; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection. SUBJECTS Westinghouse Air Brake Company. Founding. Westinghouse air-brake. Factories--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding. Foundry workers--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding. Manufactures--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding. Manufacturing processes--Pennsylvania--Wilmerding. 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 2234
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