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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (131)

Blanket-tossing a new recruit / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Blanket-tossing a new recruit / Tho...

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Added 11 months ago | 00:00:37 | 842 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: Company F, 1st Ohio Volunteers, initiating a new man. Nineteen times he bounces in the blanket, and each toss is funnier than the las...

Robert Silbey 70th Birthday Celebration

Robert Silbey 70th Birthday Celebra...

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Added 11 months ago | 00:15:51 | 560 views

A video of the speeches and celebration for Robert Silbey's 70th Birthday.

Procession of Floats / Thomas A. Edison

Procession of Floats / Thomas A. Ed...

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Added 11 months ago | 00:00:34 | 534 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: Taken at San Francisco, Cal., at the Golden Jubilee. In the foreground are seen crowds of people, all being very close to the camera....

President McKinley taking the oath / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

President McKinley taking the oath ...

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Added 11 months ago | 00:00:49 | 1025 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901. SUMMARY "This film records President McKinley taking the oath of office. The first camera position shows the seating arrangements prepared for the spectators and witnesse...

Scene from the elevator ascending Eiffel Tower / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Scene from the elevator ascending E...

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Added 11 months ago | 00:02:02 | 1241 views

OTHER TITLES Title in Edison films catalog: Panoramic view from the Eiffel Tower, ascending and descending CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: A marvelously clear ...

Automobile parade / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Automobile parade / Thomas A. Ediso...

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Added 11 months ago | 00:01:55 | 577 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1900. SUMMARY This may be the first annual automobile parade, held on November 4, 1899 in downtown Manhattan. At least ten different makes and models are seen, including electr...

Sutro Baths / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Sutro Baths / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

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Added 11 months ago | 00:00:27 | 314 views

OTHER TITLES Title in Edison films catalog: Sutro Baths, no. 2 CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: Another view in which the figures show larger. A springboard fur...

Caicedo (with pole) / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, W.K.L. Dickson.

Caicedo (with pole) / Thomas A. Edi...

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Added 12 months ago | 00:00:22 | 391 views

OTHER TITLES Title in Raff & Gammon price list: Caicedo Caicedo. No. 1 CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1894] SUMMARY From Raff & Gammon price list: The "King of the Wire" in his marvelous slack wi...

The burning stable / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

The burning stable / Thomas A. Edis...

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Added 12 months ago | 00:00:22 | 470 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1896. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: Shows a barn actually in flames, from which four horses and a burning wagon are rescued by firemen and stable hands. The scene...

A day with Thomas A. Edison (part 6 of 6)/ General Electric Co. ; producer, Bray Studios.

A day with Thomas A. Edison (part 6...

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Added 1 year ago | 00:03:38 | 943 views

Playlist Report CREATED/PUBLISHED [United States : General Electric Co., 1922?] SUMMARY A six-part documentary recording the 74-year-old Edison's collaborations with his staff, conversations with industrial leaders, and supervis...

A day with Thomas A. Edison (5 of 6)/ General Electric Co. ; producer, Bray Studios.

A day with Thomas A. Edison (5 of 6...

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Added 1 year ago | 00:04:21 | 404 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED [United States : General Electric Co., 1922?] SUMMARY A six-part documentary recording the 74-year-old Edison's collaborations with his staff, conversations with industrial leaders, and supervision of the factory's prod...

A day with Thomas A. Edison (4 of 6)/ General Electric Co. ; producer, Bray Studios.

A day with Thomas A. Edison (4 of 6...

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Added 1 year ago | 00:04:08 | 355 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED [United States : General Electric Co., 1922?] SUMMARY A six-part documentary recording the 74-year-old Edison's collaborations with his staff, conversations with industrial leaders, and supervision of the factory's p...