Format Film, Video
Dates 1896
Location New Jersey
Passaic River
Language English
Subjects New Jersey
Passaic River (N.J.)
Paterson (N.J.)
Passaic Falls /
Other Title
Paterson Falls
paterson falls
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A beautiful picture of the falls of the Passaic River, near Paterson, N.J.
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1896]
Subject Headings
-  Waterfalls--New Jersey--Paterson
-  Paterson (N.J.)
-  Passaic River (N.J.)
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:19 at 30 fps.
-  MAVIS 183875.
-  Filmed ca. July 1896, in Paterson, N.J.
-  Edison film historian C. Musser notes that the International Film Co. shot a similar film, entitled Passaic Falls in the Maguire & Baucus catalogue; it is possible that this is the International film rather than the Edison one.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 219; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 14 [MI].
-  viewing print; Received: 5-13-1994; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 34 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number
FEC 8076 (viewing print)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4041
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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