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

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 group of photographers preparing to take pictures. NOTES Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 12Dec1896; 67877. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:20 at 30 fps. Part of Edison's "New Niagara Falls series: The following subjects were all taken on the latest and most improved clear stock during December 1896, and should not be confounded with former negatives, which were not entirely satisfactory." MAVIS 212632; American falls from above, American side. Filmed early December 1896, at Niagara Falls, New York. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 262; Maguire & Baucus. Edison films, supp. catalogue, Jan. 20, 1897, p. 5 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 18 [MI]. viewing print; Received: 1994-05-13; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.

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