Coverart for item
The Resource Star Theatre, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, (electronic resource)

Star Theatre, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, (electronic resource)

Label
Star Theatre
Title
Star Theatre
Statement of responsibility
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Title variation
Star Theater
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using time-lapse photography, the film shows the demolition of the famous Star Theatre. Judging from the various exposures, the work must have gone on for a period of approximately thirty days. The theater opened in 1861 as "Wallack's Theatre," and was re-christened the "Star" in 1883. It was well known for it's excellent productions, and a number of celebrated actors and actresses worked there, among them Ellen Terry. The celebrated English actor Henry Irving made his first stage appearance in America at the Star
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/camera
sbLMCx8sfrM
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
motion picture
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Armitage, F. S.
  • American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
Runtime
2
Series statement
  • New York at the turn of the century
  • American history in video
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Star Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
  • Commercial buildings
  • Construction workers
  • Historic buildings
  • Theaters
  • Time lapse cinematography
  • Wrecking
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
Star Theatre, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?AHIV;782538
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18Apr1902; H16735
  • Original duration: 1:55 at 15 fps
  • Previously published as DVD
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Control code
ASP1003084683/ahiv
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 min.).
Form of item
electronic
Legal deposit
H16735
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a198278
  • (OCoLC)701797956
Video recording format
other
Label
Star Theatre, American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.aspresolver.com/aspresolver.asp?AHIV;782538
Publication
Note
  • Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18Apr1902; H16735
  • Original duration: 1:55 at 15 fps
  • Previously published as DVD
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Control code
ASP1003084683/ahiv
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (2 min.).
Form of item
electronic
Legal deposit
H16735
Medium for sound
other
Reformatting quality
access
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a198278
  • (OCoLC)701797956
Video recording format
other

Library Locations

    • Waubonsee: Sugar Grove Campus - Todd LibraryBorrow it
      Collins Hall 2nd Floor Waubonsee Community College Route 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, IL, 60554-9454, US
      41.7974000 -88.45785