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Videos for Category Videoblogging or Autobiographical (178)

The Last Days of a President: Films of McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901

The Last Days of a President: Films...

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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...

A Morning Alarm - Edison Motion Pictures 1896

A Morning Alarm - Edison Motion Pic...

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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...

President Roosevelt at the Canton station / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

President Roosevelt at the Canton s...

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CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901. SUMMARY The film begins by showing Theodore Roosevelt arriving with other mourners at Canton, Ohio. Mr. Roosevelt is shown leaving the station and getting into his carria...

Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle / Th...

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:00:52 | 1229 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1901. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: A sudden gust of wind sweeps Auntie's bonnet from her head, and she, in attempting to regain it, becomes overbalanced and falls over ...

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

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

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:04:30 | 1491 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...

1930s 35mm video of George Washington bridge crossing (Fort Lee to NYC and back)

1930s 35mm video of George Washingt...

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Public domain video of unused studio footage (cutting room floor stock) of a car trip across the George Washington bridge from the New Jersey side and back.

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

American falls from above, American...

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:00:22 | 1853 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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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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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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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 over 1 year ago | 00:00:28 | 1815 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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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. ...