Film, Video A day with Thomas A. Edison /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Bray Studios
Edison Collection (Library of Congress)
General Electric Company
Schroeder, A.
Dates 1922
Location New Jersey
Language English
Subjects (Thomas Alva)
Edison, Thomas A.
Electric Lighting
General Electric Company
Light Bulbs
New Jersey
Recording and Reproducing
Sound Studios
A day with Thomas A. Edison /
A six-part documentary recording the 74-year-old Edison's collaborations with his staff, conversations with industrial leaders, and supervision of the factory's production line. The majority of the film (parts 3, 4, and 5) chronicles Edison's trip to the incandescent light bulb factory and details its manufacturing process.
Contributor Names
Schroeder, A.
General Electric Company.
Bray Studios.
Edison Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[United States : General Electric Co., 1922?]
Subject Headings
-  Edison, Thomas A.--(Thomas Alva),--1847-1931
-  General Electric Company
-  Offices--New Jersey
-  Laboratories--New Jersey
-  Light bulbs
-  Electric lighting
-  Phonograph
-  Sound studios--New Jersey
-  Sound--Recording and reproducing--New Jersey
-  Piano
-  Pianists
-  MU2171 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: General Electric Co.; 26Jun22; MU2171.
-  Author, H. Schroeder.
-  Duration: 3:37 (part 1), 4:13 (part 2), 4:02 (part 3), 4:02 (part 4), 4:15 (part 5), and 3:35 (part 6) at 16 fps.
-  Source used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939.
-  MAVIS 826721.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5-1-1965 from USDA film lab; viewing print; preservation; Edison Collection.
2 film reels of 2 (ca. 25 min., ca. 600 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
Call Number
FAB 9821-9822 (viewing print)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4057s1
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
Catalog Record
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