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Film, Video Amy Muller

Digital viewing copy

About this Item


  • Amy Muller


  • "A beautiful fantastic toe dance. A good subject colored"--Maguire & Baucus catalogue, April 1897.


  • Muller, Amy, performer
  • Heise, William, camera
  • Thomas A. Edison, Inc

Created / Published

  • United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1896]


  • -  Skirt dancing
  • -  Dancers


  • Filmed vaudeville acts
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films


  • -  Duration: 0:18 at 30 fps.
  • -  Sources used: Musser, Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 195; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 3 [MI].
  • -  Camera, William Heise.
  • -  Performer: Amy Muller.
  • -  Filmed in Edison's Black Maria studio in West Orange, New Jersey, probably around March 24, 1896.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
  • -  35 mm viewing print renumbered: FEC 8081 to FYA 1154.


  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (34 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • FYA 1154 (viewing print)

Source Collection

  • Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)


  • Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 00694109

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, and Inc Thomas A. Edison. Amy Muller. performeds by Muller, Amy [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1896] Video.

APA citation style:

Heise, W. & Thomas A. Edison, I. (1896) Amy Muller. Muller, A., performer [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, and Inc Thomas A. Edison. Amy Muller. performer by Muller, Amy [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1896] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.