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San Francisco Chinese funeral / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

San Francisco Chinese funeral / Tho...

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Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:22 | 5776 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., [1903] SUMMARY This film shows most of the ceremonial portion of the funeral procession of Tom Kim Yung (1858-1903), military attache to the Chinese Legation to the United Stat...

Bombardment of Taku forts, by the Allied fleets / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Bombardment of Taku forts, by the A...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:03:09 | 2672 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: The scene opens by showing the battleships maneuvering for a position. They finally draw up in line of battle and commence firing on ...

Champs Elysees / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

Champs Elysees / Thomas A. Edison, ...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:01:21 | 2487 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: Near the main entrance. Hundreds of carriages and characteristic Parisian buses are passing. 75 feet. $11.25. NOTES Copyright: ...

Gymnasium exercises and drill at Newport Training School / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

Gymnasium exercises and drill at Ne...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:01:21 | 3135 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: This picture shows the young cadets going through their daily exercises and drill, and is full of life, and photographically perfec...

Arrest in Chinatown, San Francisco, Cal. / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Arrest in Chinatown, San Francisco,...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:27 | 3804 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1897. SUMMARY This film shows the arrest and conveyance of a Chinese man in Chinatown, watched by a crowd of onlookers. The precise date of this film and the arrest charge are ...

"Columbia" winning the cup / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith.

"Columbia" winning the cup / Thomas...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:01:35 | 2876 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: The decisive moment in the great International Yacht Races is shown in this picture. Against a background of well defined clouds, the...

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

Blanket-tossing a new recruit / Tho...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:37 | 2916 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...

Procession of Floats / Thomas A. Edison

Procession of Floats / Thomas A. Ed...

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:34 | 1944 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 almost 3 years ago | 00:00:49 | 3244 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...

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

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

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Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:22 | 1197 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 almost 3 years ago | 00:00:22 | 1156 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 3 years ago | 00:03:38 | 1484 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...