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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (137)

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

San Francisco Chinese funeral / Tho...

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Added 12 months ago | 00:02:22 | 1585 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 1 year ago | 00:03:09 | 1151 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 1 year ago | 00:01:21 | 1068 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 1 year ago | 00:01:21 | 1366 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 1 year ago | 00:00:27 | 1694 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 1 year ago | 00:01:35 | 1206 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 1 year ago | 00:00:37 | 1142 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 1 year ago | 00:15:51 | 684 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 1 year ago | 00:00:34 | 688 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 1 year ago | 00:00:49 | 1271 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 1 year ago | 00:02:02 | 1449 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 1 year ago | 00:01:55 | 739 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...