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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (142)

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

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

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Added 11 months ago | 00:00:25 | 2808 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...

Maniac chase / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.(1904)

Maniac chase / Thomas A. Edison, In...

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Added 1 year ago | 00:08:36 | 1396 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1904. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: The picture opens with the interior of a cell in an insane asylum. The inmate, who imagines himself to be Napoleon the Great, is seat...

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

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

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Added 1 year ago | 00:11:40 | 2614 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 ...

R.F.D., 10,000 B.C. / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, Willis H. O'Brien. (1917)

R.F.D., 10,000 B.C. / Thomas A. Edi...

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Added 1 year ago | 00:12:46 | 1956 views

OTHER TITLES Variant title: On the R.F.D., 10,000 B.C. CREATED/PUBLISHED [United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1917?] SUMMARY An animated mannequin comedy (also known as an O'Brien plastic stop-work comedy) set in prehistor...

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 1 year ago | 00:02:31 | 2422 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 1 year ago | 00:02:22 | 1689 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 | 1235 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 | 1130 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 | 1438 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 | 1766 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 | 1268 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 | 1217 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...