• Late Nineteenth-Century Dance: The Carlton (feet only)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:29 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Spring Morning Polka," by A.P. Wyman in The organ at home, Oliver Ditson and Co.: Boston, 1873. LOC catalogue number: M15.069. See: p. 64 in Gilbert. M. Round dancing, (#250), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Pavane (pavan) steps for moving backward

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:26 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Thomas Baird dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Belle qui tiens ma vie" from Arbeau. See: pas simple p. 27 recto - 27 verso, pas double p. 27 verso in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ameta

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (26 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (26 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (26 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 24Apr1903; H30752. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:26 at 16 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • Baroque Dance: Pas de menuet de deux mouvements (minuet step of two movements)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:35 | Reconstructed by Thomas Baird. Performed by Thomas Baird, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: unknown, located in source. See: p. 76-83 in Rameau, P. Le Maître a danser, 1748 (#142), See: p. 43-47 in Weaver, J. The dancing-master, (#143), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Kiss me

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (66 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch pos. | 1 reel of 1 (66 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch neg. | 1 roll (66 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 27Feb1904; H42803. Original main title lacking. Duration: 1:06 at 16 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1904
  • Dance, Franchonetti Sisters

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (23 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (23 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (23 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 24Apr1903; H30723. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:23 at 16 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • Ragtime Dance: Argentine Tango (4th figure-feet only)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:15 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "El Choclo" by A.G. Villoldo in The Mark Stern latest society dance folio for piano, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos.W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 61-62 (4th Figure) in This performance was based on a description found in ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Latina, dislocation act

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (23 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (23 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (23 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 21Nov1905; H68886. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:23 at 16 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1905
  • Toto Brothers

    motion picture | 1 reel of 2 (r1) (362 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 2 (r1) (362 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | Copyright: reg. unknown. No copyright registration or production and distribution information could be found for an act under this name, but the film appears to be an uncopyrighted Spanuth's ...

    • Contributor: [Commonwealth Pictures Corp
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ragtime Dance: The Maxixe

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:26 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. Music: "Bregeiro Maxixe" by Ernesto Nazareth in The Mark Stern latest society dance folio for piano, New York, Chicago, London, Australia: Jos. W. Stern and Co., 1914. See: p. 26-27 (4th Figure) in [O'Donnell], B. The tango and the new dances, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Baroque Dance: Courante from "La Bourgogne" (1st couplet; man's part only)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:44 | Choreography by Raoul-Auger Feuillet; reconstructed by Thomas Baird. Performed by Thomas Baird, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: unknown, provided in source. See: p. 43-44 in Recueil de dances, composée par M. Pecour, 1709 (#073), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Cinq pas de la gaillarde (basic galliard step)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:24 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: variation on "Belle qui tiens ma vie" by Thoinot Arbeau. See: p. 53 recto in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Mr. Jack in the dressing room

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 29Mar1904; H44028. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:57 at 16 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1904
  • Renaissance Dance: Branle Double

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:20 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Branle Double" from Arbeau. See: p. 68 verso - 69 recto - 69 verso in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Renaissance Dance: Sample steps from the Italian repertory: sequito spezatto schischiato; sequito battuto al canario

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:23 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: canario from "Adda Felice" from Nuove inventioni di balli. See: sequito spezatto schischiato, p. 33 in Caroso, F. Nobiltà di dame, (#199], See: sequito battuto al canario, p. 109 , in Negri, C. Nuove inventioni di balli, (#121), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Subub surprises the burglar

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. masterpos. | 1 reel of 1 (64 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch pos. | 1 roll ...

    • Contributor: Edison Manufacturing Co.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • Karina

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch pos. | 1 reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch neg. | 1 reel of 1 (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. masterpos. | 1 roll (28 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1902
  • Renaissance Dance: Pavane (pavan)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 1:18 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Belle qui tiens ma vie" from Arbeau. See: pas simple p. 27 recto - 27 verso, pas double p. 27 verso, conversion p. 29 recto, p. 28 verso, in Arbeau, Thoinot. Orchesographie, (#219), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Baroque Dance: Pas de menuet de trois mouvements (minuet step of three movements)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:37 | Reconstructed by Thomas Baird. Performed by Thomas Baird, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: unknown, located in source. See: p. 76-83 in Rameau, P. Le Maître a danser, 1748 (#142), See: p. 43-47 in Weaver, J. The dancing-master, (#143), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Cake walk

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (24 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 11May1903; H31674. Copyright information taken from K.R. Niver, Early motion pictures; not ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903
  • Renaissance Dance: Sample steps from the Italian repertory: continenza grave; 2 seguito ordinario; 2 seguito spezatto

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:30 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford, dancer; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Amor Constante" from Nobiltà di dame. See: continenza grave, p. 16, seguito ordinario p. 26, sequito spezatto p. 30. in Caroso, F. Nobiltà di dame, (#199), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Foxy Grandpa and Polly in a little hilarity

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch pos. | 1 reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch neg. | 1 reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. masterpos. | 1 roll (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1902
  • Mid-Nineteenth-Century Dance: Schottisch (schotisch; schottische)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:39 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Susan Manus, violin. Music: "Rainbow Schottisch" in The social orchestra by Stephen Foster, New York: Firth, Pond, 1854. LOC number: M3.3.F7 56 (case). See: p. 146-147 in Ferrero, E. The art of dancing , (#067), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Ragtime Dance: Argentine Tango (1st figure-feet only)

    videorecording | 1 digital file. Duration: 0:21 | Reconstructed by Elizabeth Aldrich. Performed by Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird, dancers; Boris Gurevich, piano. See: p. 60 (1st Figure--feet only) in Walker, C. The modern dances, (#161), Videorecording (Form). Videoreel (Form).

    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Levi & Cohen, the Irish comedians

    motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (58 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 8July1903; H33281. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:58 at 17 fps. Materials ...

    • Contributor: American Mutoscope and Biograph Company
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1903