Film, Video [Dickson experimental sound film] /
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- [Dickson experimental sound film] /
- Other Title
- [Dickson violin]
- [Dancing men in the Black Maria]
- dickson violin
- dancing men in the black maria
- Created / Published
- United States : [Edison Manufacturing Co., 1895].
- Subject Headings
- - Sound motion pictures--Experiments
- - Kineto-phonograph
- - Violin
- - Violinists
- - Dance
- - Male dancers
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Performer: W.K.L. Dickson or Charles D'Almaine.
- - Camera, William Heise.
- - Duration: 0:21 at 30 fps.
- - Experimental sound film made for Edison's kinetophone -- a combination of the kinetoscope and phonograph -- but apparently never distributed. The LC copy is silent. Features two men dancing to a violinist.
- - MAVIS 16765; [Dickson experimental sound film]. DLC
- - Filmed ca. September 1894 to April 2, 1895, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 178.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - viewing print; Received: ca. 1968-05-06; gift; Dunston (Gatewood) Collection.
- viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (43 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- Call Number
- FLA 0374 (viewing print)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- edmp 4034 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4034
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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