Film, Video Cripple Creek bar-room scene /
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
White, James H. (James Henry)
Bars (Drinking Establishments)
Cripple Creek (Colo.)
- Cripple Creek bar-room scene /
- Other Title
- Cripple Creek barroom scene
- From Edison films catalog: Shows tap room of the "Miners Arms," stout lady at the bar, and three men playing stud horse. Old toper with a silk hat asleep by the stove. Rough miner enters, bar maid serves him with Red Eye Whiskey and he proceeds to clean out the place. Barmaid takes a hand with a siphon of vichy, and bounces the intruder, with the help of the card players, who line up before the bar and take copious drinks on the house. 45 feet. $6.75.
- Contributor Names
- White, James H. (James Henry), production.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
- Subject Headings
- - Bars (Drinking establishments)--Drama
- - Gold miners--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
- - Bartenders--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
- - Card players--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
- - Affray--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
- - Poker--Drama
- - Whiskey--Drama
- - Alcoholics--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
- - Cripple Creek (Colo.)--Drama
- - 31770 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 10May1899; 31770.
- - Duration: 0:46 at 16 fps.
- - Filmed ca. March to mid-April 1899, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 497; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 35 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 70 [MI].
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- 1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
- 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
- Call Number
- FEC 2826 (ref print)
- LC 1173 (paper pos)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
- Other Formats
- - MARCXML Record
- - MODS Record
- - Dublin Core Record
- Catalog Record
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