Film, Video Caicedo (with pole) /
Articles and Essays with this item:
Caicedo, Juan A.
Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy Laurie)
Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
- Caicedo (with pole) /
- Other Title
- From Raff & Gammon price list: The "King of the Wire" in his marvelous slack wire performance. $10.00.
- Contributor Names
- Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, production.
- Heise, William, camera.
- Caicedo, Juan A., performer.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 
- Subject Headings
- - Aerialists--United States
- - Vaudeville--United States
- - Wire rope--United States
- - Venezuelans--United States
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Performer: Juan A. Caicedo.
- - Camera, William Heise.
- - Duration: 0:19 at 30 fps.
- - According to Edison film historian C. Musser, Venezuelan rope and slack wire walker Juan Caicedo performed in the U.S. during 1894 and again at the end of the century. From May 14 to Sept. 8, 1894, he appeared at Koster & Bial's Music Hall in New York City.
- - MAVIS 180325.
- - Filmed July 25, 1894, at the Edison Laboratory in West Orange, N.J.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 108; Raff & Gammon. Price list of films, ca. June 1895, p. 1 [MI].
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
- 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., 37 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
- Call Number
- FEC 8115 (viewing print)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- edmp 4021 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4021
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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