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Edison - Gold and diamond mines of South Africa - 1917 Part 1 of 2

Edison - Gold and diamond mines of ...

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Added 5 days ago | 00:03:57 | 142 views

Shows how gold and diamonds are extracted from the earth and processed in the province of Transvaal in South Africa Pictures gold mining operations at the Joch Mine near Johannesburg and diamond mining operations at the Premier Mine in t...

How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns #1 of 3

How a French nobleman got a wife th...

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Added 9 days ago | 00:04:09 | 89 views

From Edison films catalog The picture opens with a Personal advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th 1904 Young French Nobleman recently arrived desires to meet wealthy American girl object matrimony w...

How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns #3 of 3

How a French nobleman got a wife th...

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Added 9 days ago | 00:02:37 | 121 views

From Edison films catalog The picture opens with a Personal advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th 1904 Young French Nobleman recently arrived desires to meet wealthy American girl object matrimony w...

How a French nobleman got a wife through the New York Herald personal columns #2 of 3

How a French nobleman got a wife th...

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Added 9 days ago | 00:04:23 | 131 views

From Edison films catalog The picture opens with a Personal advertisement which actually appeared in the New York Herald of August 25th 1904 Young French Nobleman recently arrived desires to meet wealthy American girl object matrimony w...

New York City dumping wharf / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1903

New York City dumping wharf / Thoma...

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Added 10 days ago | 00:01:24 | 145 views

The film shows a wharf where a barge is being loaded with trash from twowheeled horsedrawn wagons The trash is dumped off the edge of the pier onto the barge where men with shovels are spreading the piles of debris The camera pans left t...

Philadelphia Express, Jersey Central Railway / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, James White

Philadelphia Express, Jersey Centra...

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Added 4 months ago | 00:00:22 | 1077 views

CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897. SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: The scene of the overhead crossing of the Pennsylvania and Jersey Central railroads at Elizabeth, N.J. While a Pennsylvania tra...

New York Harbor Police boat Patrol capturing pirates / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1903

New York Harbor Police boat Patrol ...

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Added 4 months ago | 00:02:12 | 923 views

OTHER TITLES N.Y. Harbor Police boat "Patrol" capturing pirates CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1903. SUMMARY This was probably filmed in the southern part of the Upper New York Bay looking towards the ...

New York Harbor Police boat Patrol capturing pirates / Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1903

New York Harbor Police boat Patrol ...

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Added 4 months ago | 00:02:12 | 923 views

OTHER TITLES N.Y. Harbor Police boat "Patrol" capturing pirates CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1903. SUMMARY This was probably filmed in the southern part of the Upper New York Bay looking towards the ...

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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Added 5 months ago | 00:01:02 | 751 views

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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Added 5 months ago | 00:00:54 | 678 views

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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Added 7 months ago | 00:01:34 | 1371 views

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 7 months ago | 00:00:52 | 525 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 ...

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