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Edison - New York City "ghetto" fish market - 1903

Edison - New York City "ghetto" fis...

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Added 1 month ago | 00:02:56 | 268 views

The view photographed from an elevated camera position looks down on a very crowded New York City street market Rows of pushcarts and street vendors vehicles can be seen The precise location is difficult to ascertain but it is certainly ...

Edison - The gay shoe clerk - 1903

Edison - The gay shoe clerk - 1903

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Added 2 months ago | 00:01:14 | 369 views

From Edison films catalog Scene shows interior of shoestore Young lady and chaperone enter While a fresh young clerk is trying a pair of highheeled slippers on the young lady the chaperone seats herself and gets interested in a paper The...

Catching an early train - Edison 1901

Catching an early train - Edison 1901

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Added 3 months ago | 00:00:38 | 534 views

From Edison films catalog Surburbanite sic is seen in bed chamber discovers he has overslept himself jumps out of bed shirt trousers shoes collar tie coat vest hat cane cigar and satchel arise from the floor and adjust themselves to him ...

Discharging a Whitehead Torpedo - Edison films 1900

Discharging a Whitehead Torpedo - E...

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Added 4 months ago | 00:01:18 | 519 views

From Edison films catalog Taken on board the US torpedo boat Morris It shows the crew loading a Whitehead torpedo into the tube and then discharging it The torpedo can be seen running along the surface of the water for a distance of over...

The clown and the alchemist - Edison films 1900

The clown and the alchemist - Ediso...

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Added 4 months ago | 00:01:21 | 604 views

From Edison films catalog Although we are led to believe that the ancient alchemists were all powerful this picture somewhat reverses the order of things The clown plays some wonderful pranks on the old professor He appears and disappear...

Champs Elysees - Edison films 1900

Champs Elysees - Edison films 1900

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Added 4 months ago | 00:01:21 | 466 views

From Edison films catalog Near the main entrance Hundreds of carriages and characteristic Parisian buses are passing 75 feet 1125

Champs de Mars - Edison films 1900

Champs de Mars - Edison films 1900

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Added 4 months ago | 00:01:22 | 499 views

From Edison films catalog Shows all the prominent buildings on this thoroughfare ending with a close view of the base of the Eiffel Tower with the Trocadero Palace in the background 135 feet 2025

Panorama of Blackwell's Island, N.Y. / Edison 1903 (now called Roosevelt's Island)

Panorama of Blackwell's Island, N.Y...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:26 | 575 views

This film was photographed from a boat heading south along the eastern shore of Blackwells Island known today as Roosevelt Island The island lies in the East River between Manhattan which can be seen in the background and Long Island Ci...

Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Emporium and Spreckels Bld'g - San Francisco Earthquake and Fire 1906

Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Empo...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:18 | 1139 views

- Duration: 2:15 at 15 fps. - This film is a spectacular pan of the downtown area of San Francisco as seen from south of Market Street. The location among low ruins was ideal to view the tall ruined buildings along and north of Market ...

The dinosaur and the missing link, a prehistoric tragedy - Animation (part 2 of 2)

The dinosaur and the missing link, ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:03:18 | 565 views

Copyright Thomas A Edison Inc 24Mar17 MP893 Original release was tinted Uses clay animation to tell a story of prehistoric times Three suitors named the Duke Stonejaw Steve and Theophilus Ivoryhead compete for the hand of Miss Araminta ...

The dinosaur and the missing link, a prehistoric tragedy - Animation (part 1 of 2)

The dinosaur and the missing link, ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:03:59 | 619 views

Copyright Thomas A Edison Inc 24Mar17 MP893 Original release was tinted Uses clay animation to tell a story of prehistoric times Three suitors named the Duke Stonejaw Steve and Theophilus Ivoryhead compete for the hand of Miss Araminta ...

The little train robbery (3 of 3)/ Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; producer, Edwin S. Porter

The little train robbery (3 of 3)/ ...

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Added 5 months ago | 00:02:38 | 538 views

From Edison films catalog The opening scene shows the interior of the robbers den The walls are decorated with the portraits of notorious criminals and pictures illustrating the exploits of famous bandits Some of the gang are lounging ab...

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