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Panorama of wreckage of water front / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Cyclone/Hurricane]

Panorama of wreckage of water front...

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:01 | 1154 views

OTHER TITLES Title in Edison films catalog: Panorama of wreckage on water front, Galveston Variant title in C. Musser: Stranded schooners on Galveston Beach CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900. SUM...

Herald Square / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White. (1896)

Herald Square / Thomas A. Edison, I...

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:00:14 | 1180 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1896] SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Showing "Herald" building, street and elevated railroad. NOTES Copyright: no reg. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0...

Pack mules with ammunition on the Santiago Trail, Cuba / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Pack mules with ammunition on the S...

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:00:50 | 1413 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1898. SUMMARY From Edison films catalog: A great pack train approaches rapidly, following the gray bell-mule. Cowboys dash to and fro, keeping them bunched. Clouds of dust ar...

New York police parade, June 1st, 1899 / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

New York police parade, June 1st, 1...

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:02:48 | 2161 views

OTHER TITLES N.Y. police parade, June 1st, 1899 CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1899. SUMMARY The film shows members of "New York's Finest" parading at a crowded Union Square. There are members of the B...

Buffalo Dance

Buffalo Dance

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Added over 1 year ago | 00:00:18 | 1689 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1894] NOTES Copyright: no reg. Performers: Last Horse, Parts His Hair, Hair Coat. Camera, William Heise. Duration: 0:15 at 20 fps. According to Edison film h...

Edison: Great Train Robbery part 2 (of 3)

Edison: Great Train Robbery part 2 ...

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:04:00 | 2207 views

OTHER TITLESGreat train robbery (Motion picture : 1903) CREATED/PUBLISHEDUnited States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903. SUMMARYFrom Edison films catalog: This sensational and highly tragic subject will certainly make a decided "hit" whe...

Girls winding armatures / American Mutoscope and Biograph Company. (1904)

Girls winding armatures / American ...

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:02:14 | 1793 views

OTHER TITLES Copyright title: Girls winding armatures (Westinghouse works) Title in Biograph photo catalog, v. 6 [MI]: Girls winding armature CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904. SUMMARY Numero...

Rube and Mandy at Coney Island  - Part 3 / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. (1903)

Rube and Mandy at Coney Island - P...

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:04:23 | 1170 views

OTHER TITLESTitle in Edison films catalog: Rube and Mandy's visit to Coney Island CREATED/PUBLISHEDUnited States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903. SUMMARYThis film records a trip around Coney Island by a couple made up as country bumpk...

Rube and Mandy at Coney Island / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Part 2 (1903)

Rube and Mandy at Coney Island / Th...

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:03:55 | 1032 views

OTHER TITLES Title in Edison films catalog: Rube and Mandy's visit to Coney Island CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903. SUMMARY This film records a trip around Coney Island by a couple made up as ...

Rube and Mandy at Coney Island / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Part 1 (1903)

Rube and Mandy at Coney Island / Th...

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:04:00 | 1165 views

OTHER TITLESTitle in Edison films catalog: Rube and Mandy's visit to Coney Island CREATED/PUBLISHEDUnited States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1903. SUMMARYThis film records a trip around Coney Island by a couple made up as country bumpk...

Cutting and canaling ice / Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

Cutting and canaling ice / Thomas A...

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:01:32 | 1208 views

CREATED/PUBLISHEDUnited States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1902. SUMMARYThe camera shows what appears to be a frozen-over lake on which men are driving teams of horses pulling a device similar to a plow. The second camera position shows t...

The Music at MIT Oral History Project

The Music at MIT Oral History Project

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Added almost 2 years ago | 00:06:04 | 1672 views

The Lewis Music Library's Music at MIT Oral History Project was established in 1999 to document the vibrant history of music at MIT. Through in-depth recorded audio and video interviews with current and retired MIT music facult...