Film, Video What demoralized the barber shop /

Format Film, Video
Contributors Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
Dates 1901
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Barbershops
United States
What demoralized the barber shop /
Other Title
What demoralized the barbershop
Shows several men in a basement barbership who become excited by women walking past the window. The ankles and knees of the passersby are visible to the men below, causing pandemonium among the barbershop customers.
Contributor Names
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1901]
Subject Headings
-  Barbershops--United States--Humor
-  Voyeurism--United States--Humor
-  H8587 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 11Sep1901; H8587.
-  Duration: 0:48 at 22 fps.
-  Paper print shelf number (LC 1932) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
-  Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
-  LC also holds another film with the same title, copyrighted in 1898 by Thomas Edison. Both films are in the Paper Print Collection.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, 1985, p. 359.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
1 film reel of 1 (36 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. Viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 90 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. Viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (36 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. Dupe neg pic.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 90 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm. Paper pos.
Call Number
FLA 4946 (viewing print)
FLA 5964 (viewing print)
FRA 6409 (dupe neg pic)
Box 0099H (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 0052
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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