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The clown and the alchemist - Edison films 1900

The clown and the alchemist - Ediso...

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Added 8 months ago | 00:01:21 | 945 views

From Edison films catalog Although we are led to believe that the ancient alchemists were all powerful this picture somewhat reverses the order of things The clown plays some wonderful pranks on the old professor He appears and disappear...

Champs Elysees - Edison films 1900

Champs Elysees - Edison films 1900

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Added 8 months ago | 00:01:21 | 721 views

From Edison films catalog Near the main entrance Hundreds of carriages and characteristic Parisian buses are passing 75 feet 1125

Champs de Mars - Edison films 1900

Champs de Mars - Edison films 1900

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Added 8 months ago | 00:01:22 | 745 views

From Edison films catalog Shows all the prominent buildings on this thoroughfare ending with a close view of the base of the Eiffel Tower with the Trocadero Palace in the background 135 feet 2025

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 9 months ago | 00:02:26 | 878 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 9 months ago | 00:02:18 | 1673 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 9 months ago | 00:02:40 | 491 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 9 months ago | 00:03:18 | 821 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 9 months ago | 00:03:59 | 898 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 9 months ago | 00:00:15 | 192 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 9 months ago | 00:02:38 | 850 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 9 months ago | 00:04:28 | 699 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 10 months ago | 00:03:57 | 956 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...