Format Film, Video
Dates 1910
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Automation
Business
Cylinder Recordings
Dictating Machines
Dictation (Office Practice)
Employees
Equipment and Supplies
Office Practice
Offices
Phonograph
Recording and Reproducing
Sales Personnel
Shorthand
Sound
Sound Recording Industry
Stenographers
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
Transcription
United States
Title
The stenographer's friend, or, What was accomplished by an Edison business phonograph /
Other Title
What was accomplished by an Edison business phonograph
Created / Published
United States : [Edison Manufacturing Co., 1910]
Subject Headings
-  Phonograph
-  Stenographers--United States
-  Thomas A. Edison, Inc.--Employees
-  Dictating machines--United States
-  Dictation (Office practice)
-  Shorthand--Transcription
-  Office practice--Automation--United States
-  Offices--United States
-  Sales personnel--United States
-  Sound recording industry--United States
-  Business
-  Cylinder recordings
-  Sound--Recording and reproducing--Equipment and supplies--United States
Notes
-  Copyright: Edison Mfg. Co.; 29Sept1910; J146440-43 [scenes 1-4].
-  Duration: 4:10 (part 1) and 4:24 (part 2) at 16 fps.
-  It's a busy day at the office, and the stenographer is exhausted from trying to keep up with the demands on her skills. Even when she stays late, she cannot catch up with all of the work. But then a man comes into the office to demonstrate the many advantages of the Edison System, his company's new business phonograph.
-  MAVIS 16743; The stenographer's friend, or, What was accomplished by an Edison business phonograph. DLC
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Source used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912.
-  Received: 10-7-1982; viewing print and dupe neg pic; preservation; Edison Collection.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 9 min., ca. 225 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 9 min., ca. 225 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg pic.
Call Number
FEB 6074 (viewing print)
FPE 0424 (dupe neg pic)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 4058s1 4058s2 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4058
Library of Congress Catalog Number
00694308
http://lccn.loc.gov/00694308


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