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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (162)

Panorama of Blackwell's Island, N.Y. / Edison 1903 (now called Roosevelt's Island)

Panorama of Blackwell's Island, N.Y...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:26 | 601 views

This film was photographed from a boat heading south along the eastern shore of Blackwells Island known today as Roosevelt Island The island lies in the East River between Manhattan which can be seen in the background and Long Island Ci...

Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Emporium and Spreckels Bld'g - San Francisco Earthquake and Fire 1906

Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Empo...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:18 | 1188 views

- Duration: 2:15 at 15 fps. - This film is a spectacular pan of the downtown area of San Francisco as seen from south of Market Street. The location among low ruins was ideal to view the tall ruined buildings along and north of Market ...

WIT- Open

WIT- Open

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:40 | 336 views

The dinosaur and the missing link, a prehistoric tragedy - Animation (part 2 of 2)

The dinosaur and the missing link, ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:03:18 | 589 views

Copyright Thomas A Edison Inc 24Mar17 MP893 Original release was tinted Uses clay animation to tell a story of prehistoric times Three suitors named the Duke Stonejaw Steve and Theophilus Ivoryhead compete for the hand of Miss Araminta ...

The dinosaur and the missing link, a prehistoric tragedy - Animation (part 1 of 2)

The dinosaur and the missing link, ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:03:59 | 650 views

Copyright Thomas A Edison Inc 24Mar17 MP893 Original release was tinted Uses clay animation to tell a story of prehistoric times Three suitors named the Duke Stonejaw Steve and Theophilus Ivoryhead compete for the hand of Miss Araminta ...

Sully - tail

Sully - tail

emello

Added 5 months ago | 00:00:15 | 132 views

The little train robbery (3 of 3)/ Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; producer, Edwin S. Porter

The little train robbery (3 of 3)/ ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:38 | 571 views

From Edison films catalog The opening scene shows the interior of the robbers den The walls are decorated with the portraits of notorious criminals and pictures illustrating the exploits of famous bandits Some of the gang are lounging ab...

The little train robbery (2 of 3)/ Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

The little train robbery (2 of 3)/ ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:04:28 | 571 views

The adventure continues

Edison - Gold and diamond mines of South Africa - 1917 Part 1 of 2

Edison - Gold and diamond mines of ...

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Added 6 months ago | 00:03:57 | 661 views

Shows how gold and diamonds are extracted from the earth and processed in the province of Transvaal in South Africa Pictures gold mining operations at the Joch Mine near Johannesburg and diamond mining operations at the Premier Mine in t...

How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns #1 of 3

How a French nobleman got a wife th...

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Added 6 months ago | 00:04:09 | 489 views

From Edison films catalog The picture opens with a Personal advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th 1904 Young French Nobleman recently arrived desires to meet wealthy American girl object matrimony w...

How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns #2 of 3

How a French nobleman got a wife th...

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Added 6 months ago | 00:04:23 | 514 views

From Edison films catalog The picture opens with a Personal advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th 1904 Young French Nobleman recently arrived desires to meet wealthy American girl object matrimony w...

New York City dumping wharf / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1903

New York City dumping wharf / Thoma...

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Added 6 months ago | 00:01:24 | 808 views

The film shows a wharf where a barge is being loaded with trash from twowheeled horsedrawn wagons The trash is dumped off the edge of the pier onto the barge where men with shovels are spreading the piles of debris The camera pans left t...