Format Film, Video
Dates 1896
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Chickens
Farm Life
Feeding and Feeds
United States
Feeding the doves /
From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: A farm yard picture, showing a young girl and her baby sister scattering grain to the doves and chickens. The fluttering birds and excited fowls give an abundance of action to the scene, which is one of the prettiest, clearest and most attractive ever taken.
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1896.
Subject Headings
-  Pigeons--Feeding and feeds--United States
-  Chickens--Feeding and feeds--United States
-  Girls--United States
-  Farm life--United States
-  Farms--United States
-  58470 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 23Oct1896; 58470.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:25 at 27 fps.
-  MAVIS 914.
-  Filmed ca. mid-October 1896.
-  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. 249; Maguire & Baucus. Edison films, supp. catalogue, Jan. 20, 1897, p. 4 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 8 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 81 [MI].
-  Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., ca. 42 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number
FEC 8074 (viewing print)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4044
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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