Pilot boats in New York harbor [electronic resource] / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1899.
1 streaming video file ( min.) ; sd., col.
New York at the turn of the century
American history in video.
New York at the turn of the century

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Other Title:
Pilot boats in NY harbor
Boats and boating -- New York (State) -- New York.
Pilot boats -- New York (State) -- New York.
Sailing ships -- New York (State) -- New York.
Steamboats -- New York (State) -- New York.
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A New York harbor pilot boat passes close enough for four members of the crew to be seen. Following the sailing vessel is a steamship.
From a contemporary Edison Company catalog: PILOT BOATS IN NEW YORK HARBOR. A close view of an eighty footer, schooner rigged, trim as a private yacht, skimming over the waters of the harbor near Robin's Reef, [where a] picturesque little lighthouse is seen in the near background. A steamer decked with bunting also passes by at close range.
Title from title frames (American History in Video, viewed on Nov. 26, 2010).
Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 22Apr1899; 27966.
Original duration: 0:48 at 15 fps.
Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2010. (American history in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc. , Producer, Distributor
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