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From Edison films catalog The picture opens with a Personal advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th 1904 Young French Nobleman recently arrived desires to meet wealthy American girl object matrimony w...
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The film shows a wharf where a barge is being loaded with trash from twowheeled horsedrawn wagons The trash is dumped off the edge of the pier onto the barge where men with shovels are spreading the piles of debris The camera pans left t...
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CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: The scene of the overhead crossing of the Pennsylvania and Jersey Central railroads at Elizabeth, N.J. While a Pennsylvania tra...
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CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co.,  SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: From "Milk White Flag." Marching band with leader at the head. NOTES Copyright: no reg. Appearing: Frank Baldwin (Steel...
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OTHER TITLES N.Y. Harbor Police boat "Patrol" capturing pirates CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1903. SUMMARY This was probably filmed in the southern part of the Upper New York Bay looking towards the ...
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CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901. SUMMARY The first objects visible in this film, which was taken at night, are the glowing light globes that outline the buildings closest to the camera position. The ca...
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OTHER TITLES Title in Maguire & Baucus catalogues: Morning fire alarm CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1896. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: This shows the Fire Department leaving headquarter...
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