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    Exploded gas tanks, U.S. Mint, Emporium and Spreckels' Bld'g / Catalog Record Only

    Shows ruins of the San Francisco earthquake and fire in April 1906. The camera pans the still smoking ruins in the vicinity of Market and 5th Streets. A few people walk along the streets, and one man carries two suitcases. On a wall standing amid the rubble a sign reads "Plumbing", while in another direction one lone automobile may be seen coming down a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1906
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    The Half-breed / Catalog Record Only

    A Cherokee half-breed, L'eau Dormante (known as Lo Dorman), is raised and educated by a white man, but discovers that he is not welcome in the white community. He lives in the Carquinez Woods of California in a hollowed-out redwood tree. He becomes infatuated with a flirtatous white woman, Nellie Wynn, further alienating the local townspeople. When a young woman, Teresa, becomes a fugitive ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    The secret of Death Valley / Catalog Record Only

    Scene I, Seeking a fortune. Gold fever is raging and the riches of Death Valley induce five prospectors to go there and to look for gold. We see them taking leave of wife and children. Scene II, A rich claim. One miner finds a rich gravel mine and calls his friends to examine his find. They lay claim to the land. Scene III, Slain ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1906
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    [Newsclips from various newsreels. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg unknown (with one exception listed below). Titles of newsclips taken from intertitles. NCN013321; Pathé news (can No08). Sources used: M/B/RS Acquisition files (AFI/Tayler (Dorothy M.) file); Exhibitors herald world, v. 94, p. 56. ref print; Received: 4/1/80 from LC film lab; preservation; AFI/Tayler (Dorothy M.) Collection. dupe neg; Received: 11/1/76 from LC film lab; preservation; AFI/Tayler (Dorothy M.) Collection. Viewed for content.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 192?
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    The call in the night / Catalog Record Only

    Robert Wade is the debauched son of the wealthy Wade Dent. With his father away, Robert throws a lavish party. His father returns home suddenly, breaks up the party and almost disowns him. Instead, he gives Robert his failing ranch in California to run as a way to become a man. En route to the ranch, he and his friend, Chub Biggs, are held ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1926
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    The Half-breed / Catalog Record Only

    An Indian half-breed, Leaping Brook, is raised and educated by a white man, but discovers that he is not welcome in the white community. He lives in a forest in California in a hollowed-out redwood tree. He becomes infatuated with a flirtatous white woman, Nellie Wynn, further alienating the local townspeople. When a young woman, Teresa, becomes a fugitive after stabbing her employer and ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1974
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    [Newsclips from various newsreels. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Edge code dates from dupe neg are 1922 for Pathé news excerpts, 1919-1921 for miscellaneous footage, and 1920 for A woman in grey trailer. Twenty-six feet of seven miscellaneous scenes appear near the end of the reel. A trailer for the feature A woman in grey appears at the end of the reel after the miscellaneous scenes. NCN023429; Pathe news : ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1920
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    Pathé's weekly. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Date and identification number for Pathé's weekly from interior titles. Releasing company from Moving picture world, v. 18, p. 678. Reel count taken from Motography, v. 10, p. 375. Moving picture world, v. 18, p. 772. Moving picture world, v. 18, p. 772 lists a segment which does not appear on film and the comic section in film is not mentioned ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1913
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    Screen telegram. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. A company name appears on film, but is illegible. Parts of picture and end title lacking; nitrate deterioration printed through. Reference sources used: Fielding's The American newsreel 1911-1967, p. 153; Moving picture world, v. 39, p. 548. NCN000250; Screen telegram; Dawson No124. Received: 3/8/80 from LC film lab; ref print and dupe neg; gift; Public Archives of Canada/Dawson City Collection.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1919
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    Light in darkness / Catalog Record Only

    Two ex-convicts marry in violation of California parole laws. An understanding sheriff presents their story to the governor, who, after some hesitation, grants them full pardons.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1917
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    [Newsclips from various newsreels. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: reg unknown. Edge code dates given in M/B/RS nitrate data base (NTS) as 1923 and 1924. The burial of Maj. General Biddle took place on Saturday, 3/24/23 per Marine Corps Historical Center; cannot determine number of International news for this newsclip; David S. Rose retired from public life in 1910 and then ran for mayor for the last time in 1924 per Biographical ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1923
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    The Selig-tribune. Catalog Record Only

    In Sacramento, Governor Johnson drives the first stake for California's new $10,000,000 canal. The Southern Commercial Congress opens with a parade of the National Guard, sailors and cadets in Norfolk, Virginia. Congressman Adamson of Georgia, Sen. Fernald of Maine and Sen. Jim Watson of Indiana pose in front of congressional office buildings in Washington, D.C. In New York City, "Open Window" and "Walk to ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1916
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    Protecting San Francisco from fire / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Beginning and end titles, some intertitles and parts of picture lacking; nitrate deterioration printed through. Title from intertitle; verified by synopisis in Bioscope, 4-9-1914, supplement, p. xxvii. Alternate title per Bioscope: Protecting 'Frisco from fire. Production company from logo on intertitle; verfied in Lahue and Brewer's Kops and custards, p. 143; director also from that source. Releasing company and date from ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1913