Film, VideoBuilding a harbor at San Pedro
Building a harbor at San Pedro, California From Edison films catalog: This picture was secured from a launch furnished by Mr. Eager, President of the California Construction Co., who are fulfilling this
- Contributor: Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1901
Film, VideoInternational contest for the heavyweight championship--Squires vs. Burns, Ocean View, Cal., July 4th, 1907 This is an actual film of the heavyweight championship prize fight between Canadian, Tommy Burns (defender) and Australian, Bill Squires. The fight was labeled the shortest and fiercest prize fight on record up to that time.
- Contributor: Miles, Herbert J. - Miles Brothers - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1907
Film, VideoA glimpse of the San Diego exposition The film begins from a single-camera position high above the Exposition grounds. The camera begins to pan from left to right, following the horizon. The picture includes all of the spires and buildings of the fair. Then the camera is moved to the Exposition midway and footage is taken of the California exhibit, the Panamanian exhibit, and many others. The emphasis is on the ...
- Contributor: Keystone - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
- Date: 1915