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Cripple Creek Bar-Room Scene
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directed by James H. White, 1872-1944; produced by Thomas A. Edison (Jersey City, NJ: Thomas A. Edison, 1899), 1 min
Shows tap room of the 'Miners Arms,' stout lady at the bar, and three men playing stud horse. Old toper with a silk hat asleep by the stove. Rough miner enters, barmaid serves him with Red Eye Whiskey and he proceeds to clean out the place. Barmaid takes a hand with a siphon of vichy, and bounces the intruder, wit...
directed by James H. White, 1872-1944; produced by Thomas A. Edison (Jersey City, NJ: Thomas A. Edison, 1899), 1 min
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Cutting Sugar Cane
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produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (District of Columbia: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902), 1 min
The poor condition of the film, its short length, and the distance of the subject matter from the camera position do not permit much description other than saying some workers are in a field. In the foreground, it can be seen that workers have been harvesting a crop of the cane family.
produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (District of Columbia: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902), 1 min
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Drill by Providence Police
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produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (District of Columbia: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903), 2 mins
'In the center of a town square, a company of uniformed policemen equipped with nightsticks is standing at attention. The policemen execute several close-order drill maneuvers similar to those of any army infantry company. They end as they began, company front'-- Early motion pictures.
produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (District of Columbia: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903), 2 mins
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The Esquimaux Village
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produced by Thomas A. Edison (District of Columbia: Thomas A. Edison, 1901, originally published 1901), 1 min
The first of three camera positions shows a low building resembling an igloo beside a small pool, and an ice floe. Dark-complexioned people dressed as Eskimos run up and down alongside the pool, and a dog pulls a sled. Next, some sled dogs are led in front of the camera. The last camera position shows the same dog...
produced by Thomas A. Edison (District of Columbia: Thomas A. Edison, 1901, originally published 1901), 1 min
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Panorama, Union Square, San Francisco
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produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (Los Angeles, CA: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903), 3 mins
This film shows the crowd gathered in San Francisco for the dedication of the Dewey Monument in Union Square, on Thursday, May 14, 1903, from 9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. The Monument, which is still in place, commemorates the victory of Admiral George Dewey and the American fleet over Spanish forces at Manila Bay, the...
produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (Los Angeles, CA: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1903), 3 mins
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Pres. Roosevelt & Party Arrive at Pearl Harbor on USS Baltimore
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(District of Columbia: United States. Department of Defense, 1944), 8 mins
1) GV USS BALTIMORE entering Pearl Harbor, docks FG. 2) MS Sailors salute, flak BG. 3) MS Sailors lined up on dock, salute. 4) GV USS BALTIMORE tying up to dock, crane BG. 5) MS President"s party exits down gangway. 6) GV President"s auto caravan passes, enlisted personnel & yard workers lined up on side of road....
(District of Columbia: United States. Department of Defense, 1944), 8 mins
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President Roosevelt Crossing the Field
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produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (Los Angeles, CA: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902), 1 min
President Roosevelt, accompanied by Secretary of War Root, Secretary of the Navy Long, and a number of others, crosses the football field during the half-time of the game.
produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (Los Angeles, CA: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1902), 1 min
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25th Infantry
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produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (Jersey City, NJ: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1900), 1 min
From the Biograph picture catalogue: Gen. Frederick D. Grant and Gen. A.S. Burt [commander of the 25th Infantry Regiment] returning from Mt. Ariat [sic], at the head of the famous 25th Infantry, colored.
produced by American Mutoscope and Biograph Company (Jersey City, NJ: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1900), 1 min
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Boat Race
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(Jersey City, NJ: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904), 2 mins
Two standard U.S. Navy eight-oar pulling boats, each commanded by a coxswain at the steering position in the stern, are seen abeam of one another. At a signal, both pulling boats begin moving and it can be seen that the camera was positioned on a vessel following the two competing pulling boats. The camera stays w...
(Jersey City, NJ: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, 1904), 2 mins
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Bucking Broncho
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produced by William K. L. Dickson, 1860-1935 (Jersey City, NJ: Thomas A. Edison, 1894), 1 min
From Raff & Gammon price list: An out-of-door scene. The men and horse of this subject are from 'Buffalo Bill's Wild West.' 15.00. From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A cowboy riding an unruly 'bronco.' From Edison films catalog: A fine exhibition of horsemanship by Lee Martin, a genuine cowboy. This particular bronc...
produced by William K. L. Dickson, 1860-1935 (Jersey City, NJ: Thomas A. Edison, 1894), 1 min
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