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Edison - Gordon Sisters Boxing

Edison - Gordon Sisters Boxing

americana

Added 8 months ago | 00:01:38 | 2687 views

Imagine that

Voice of the violin

Voice of the violin

Library of Congress

Added 11 months ago | 00:04:02 | 2554 views

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A BBC interview with Professor Ruth Perry about Mary Astell

A BBC interview with Professor Ruth...

The Literature Section

Added 1 year ago | 00:04:49 | 1941 views

A BBC interview with Professor Ruth Perry about Mary Astell, a pioneering English feminist whose books were published a century before Mary Wollstonecraft. (Excerpt from Chawton House Library Conversations, June 2015 podcast.) Go to comp...

Streetcar Chivalry - Edison Motion Pictures, 1903

Streetcar Chivalry - Edison Motion ...

Library of Congress

Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:07 | 1186 views

From Edison films catalog Scene shows interior of crowded streetcar A young lady enters and every man in the car offers her his seat Presently an elderly stout lady with arm full of bundles enters All male passengers immediately bury the...

Edison  A Romance of the Rails - 1903

Edison A Romance of the Rails - 1903

Library of Congress

Added over 1 year ago | 00:04:46 | 2729 views

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 in white seated on a trunk awaiting the arrival of her train A young man approa...

Edison - The messenger boy's mistake - Library of Congress 1903

Edison - The messenger boy's mistak...

Library of Congress

Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:57 | 1960 views

From Edison films catalog Cholly wishes to call on his best girl and send her a large bouquet To find out if the girl really loves him he sends a note with the messenger boy requesting her to wear this if she does The boy delivers the no...

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

Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle / Th...

Library of Congress

Added over 2 years ago | 00:00:52 | 2050 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 ...

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

American falls from above, American...

Library of Congress

Added over 2 years ago | 00:00:22 | 2563 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 ...

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

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

Library of Congress

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:52 | 2671 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...

Library of Congress

Added over 2 years ago | 00:00:43 | 2481 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...

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

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

Library of Congress

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:21 | 2820 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...

Library of Congress

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:00:25 | 5069 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...

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