Film, Video Tossing eggs Scrambling for eggs
About this Item
- Tossing eggs
- Other Title
- Scrambling for eggs
- 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
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - 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.
- 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)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- Depicts a great crowd of men, women and children, from every walk of life, playing and scrambling together on the lawn of the White House on the occasion of the annual White House Easter Egg Roll.
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- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsNiver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
SubjectsActualities (Motion Pictures)
White House Easter Egg Roll
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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/. (Accessed January 21, 2018.)
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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/>.