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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (137)

A romance of the rail / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

A romance of the rail / Thomas A. E...

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Added 6 months ago | 00:04:30 | 532 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: A series of railroad scenes of novel and amusing interest. It opens with a view of an imposing station showing a pretty girl, dressed...

American falls from above, American side / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

American falls from above, American...

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Added 7 months ago | 00:00:22 | 794 views

OTHER TITLES Variant title in C. Musser: American falls from top of American shore CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1896. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Shows glittering ice background and a ...

Congress of nations / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, J. Stuart Blackton, Albert E. Smith.

Congress of nations / Thomas A. Edi...

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Added 7 months ago | 00:02:01 | 707 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: A new and sensational film, which deals in a highly up-to-date manner with the international situation. A magician steps upon the sta...

Trick bears / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White. 1899

Trick bears / Thomas A. Edison, Inc...

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Added 8 months ago | 00:01:52 | 759 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899. NOTES Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 27Nov1899; 77519. Duration: 1:49 at 16 fps. Filmed ca. June to September 1899, probably in Orange, New Jersey. Sources used:...

Giant coal dumper / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White

Giant coal dumper / Thomas A. Ediso...

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Added 9 months ago | 00:00:43 | 806 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: Shows how a full carload of coal is loaded into a vessel every thirty seconds at the great Erie Railroad docks, Cleveland, Ohio. Grea...

First Avenue, Seattle, Washington, no. 8 / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White.

First Avenue, Seattle, Washington, ...

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Added 9 months ago | 00:00:28 | 842 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: Taken during the Klondike excitement. The streets are crowded with miners buying outfits and supplies. Mule trains, trolley cars an...

Hadj Cheriff / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, W.K.L. Dickson. (1894)

Hadj Cheriff / Thomas A. Edison, In...

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Added 10 months ago | 00:00:21 | 805 views

OTHER TITLES Hadji Cheriff Variant title in C. Musser: Arab knife juggler Erroneous inventory title from MAVIS: Sheikh Hadji Taha CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1894] NOTES Copyright: no reg. ...

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

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

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Added 10 months ago | 00:00:25 | 2663 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 10 months ago | 00:08:36 | 1201 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 11 months ago | 00:11:40 | 2395 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 11 months ago | 00:12:46 | 1340 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 11 months ago | 00:02:31 | 2228 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...