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Film, Video Tossing eggs /

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About this Item

Title
Tossing eggs /
Other Title
Scrambling for eggs
Summary
The film, photographed from a single-camera position, shows a group of adults and adolescents on what appears to be the side of a hill in a pine grove, tossing and retrieving eggs. There is good footage of the participants's apparel.
Contributor Names
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1902.
Subject Headings
-  Games
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H16117 U.S Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 07Apr02; H16117.
-  Title cross referenced with film: Scrambling for eggs.
-  Filmed April 1, 1900 at the White House in Washington, D.C.
-  Source used: Niver, Kemp R., Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 2/2000 from LC lab; ref print and dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dupe neg.
Call Number/Physical Location
FLA 3807 (ref print)
FRA 1042 (dupe neg)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/awal.0793
Library of Congress Control Number
00564574
Online Format
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00564574
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=00564574&searchType=1&recCount=10
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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Chicago citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Tossing Eggs. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564574/. (Accessed September 28, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1902) Tossing Eggs. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00564574/.

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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Tossing Eggs. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1902. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00564574/>.