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    Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies This site features 341 motion pictures, 81 disc sound recordings, and other related materials, such as photographs and original magazine articles. Cylinder sound recordings will be added to this site in the near future. In addition, histories are given of Edison's involvement with motion pictures and sound recordings, as well as a special page focusing on the life of the great inventor. Prolific inventor ...
    • Date: 1847

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    [Hawthorne, Charles Webster--home movies. Trip to the West Indies, Europe and Morocco, 1929].
    Trip to the West Indies, Europe and Morocco, 1929 Catalog Record Only
    These home movies of the family of Charles Webster Hawthorne present scenes of a trip abroad which he, Marion Campbell Hawthorne, his wife, and Joseph Hawthorne, his son, made with friends in 1929. Several friends, including Dr. and Mrs. Harlow Brooks and their daughter Ruth, accompanied the Hawthornes. They travelled to the West Indies, southern Spain, Morocco, France, and England. In Spain, the group ...
    • Date: 1929
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    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 3 segments of varying lengths.
    • Date: 1957
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    Rick Steves' Europe. London and Paris /
    London and Paris Catalog Record Only
    Rick Steves tours two of Europe's grand captials: London and Paris.
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    A tale of two cities "The ultimate tale of love, honor, and sacrifice during the bloodstained French Revolution is movingly brought to life in this sumptuous production ... which thrillingly captures all the drama and emotion of one of history's most tumultuous eras"--Container.
    • Date: 2007
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    The lion in winter Catalog Record Only During Christmas, 1183, Henry II, King of England and half of France, assembles at his Chinon castle his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine, imprisoned in Salisbury Tower for meddling in affairs of state, his three sons, Geoffrey, Richard and John, his mistress Alais, and her brother Philip, King of France. Henry's purpose is to nominate his successor, who will then marry Alais to keep England's ...
    • Contributor: Harvey, Anthony - Goldman, James - O'toole, Peter - Hepburn, Katharine - Merrow, Jane - Avco Embassy Pictures - Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm) - LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress) - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1986