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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (115)

The first sleigh-ride / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White. (1897)

The first sleigh-ride / Thomas A. E...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:00:25 | 5505 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: This subject taken just after the recent first fall of snow, shows two enthusiastic horsemen indulging in a "brush" with their...

Down the old Potomac / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. (1917)

Down the old Potomac / Thomas A. Ed...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:11:40 | 7021 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1917. SUMMARY Follows a week-long, 180-mile trip on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal through the Potomac Valley from Cumberland, Md., to Washington, D.C. Includes scenes of the ...

Panorama water front and Brooklyn Bridge from East River / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. (1903)

Panorama water front and Brooklyn B...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:02:31 | 6700 views

OTHER TITLES Panorama waterfront and Brooklyn Bridge from East River CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1903. SUMMARY This film depicts the East River shoreline and the piers of lower Manhattan starting at...

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

San Francisco Chinese funeral / Tho...

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Added over 3 years ago | 00:02:22 | 6717 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 over 3 years ago | 00:03:09 | 3343 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 over 3 years ago | 00:01:21 | 2988 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 over 3 years ago | 00:01:21 | 3744 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 over 3 years ago | 00:00:27 | 4454 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 over 3 years ago | 00:01:35 | 3404 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 over 3 years ago | 00:00:37 | 3696 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 over 3 years ago | 00:00:34 | 2474 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 over 3 years ago | 00:00:49 | 4093 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...