Format Film, Video
Contributors Thomas A. Edison, Inc
Dates 1897
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Dance
Silent Films
United States
Crissie Sheridan
Created / Published
Thomas A. Edison, Inc., United States, 1897, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Dance -- United States
-  Silent films
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60590.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Duration: 0:40 at 19 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, see the M/B/RS Paper Print database.
-  From Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures: The artist was a professional and was invited to perform by Mr. Edison's earliest film people. All evidence indicates that the film was shot in the Black Maria, the nickname given to Edison's first moving picture studio.
-  NCN046291; Crissie Sheridan.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Filmed in Edison's "Black Maria" studio in West Orange, New Jersey. (venue)
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site ( (additional physical form)
motion picture
1 reel of 1 (47 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (47 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (47 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
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