Film, Video A day with Thomas A. Edison /
Articles and Essays with this item:
Edison, Thomas A.
General Electric Company
Recording and Reproducing
- A day with Thomas A. Edison /
- Created / Published
- [United States : General Electric Co., 1922?]
- Subject Headings
- - Edison, Thomas A.--1847-1931.--(Thomas Alva)
- - 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
- - 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.
- - 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.
- - MAVIS 826721. DLC
- - 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 4057s2 4057s3 4057s4 4057s5 4057s6 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4057
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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