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Title
Buffalo dance /
Contributor Names
Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, production.
Heise, William, camera.
Last Horse, performer.
Parts His Hair, performer.
Hair Coat, performer.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., [1894]
Subject Headings
-  Buffalo dance
-  Indian dance--North America
-  Dancers--United States
-  Wild west shows--United States
-  Indian dancers
Genre
Dance
Notes
-  Copyright: no reg.
-  Performers: Last Horse, Parts His Hair, Hair Coat.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:15 at 20 fps.
-  According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film and others shot on the same day (see also Sioux ghost dance) featured Native American Indian dancers from Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, and constitutes the American Indian's first appearance before a motion picture camera.
-  MAVIS 183862.
-  Filmed September 24, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 126.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
Medium
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., 17 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 8098 (viewing print)
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/edmp.4025
Library of Congress Control Number
00694114
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694114
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=00694114&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Hendricks. Buffalo Dance. [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1894] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694114/. (Accessed September 30, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Hendricks. (1894) Buffalo Dance. [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694114/.

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Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Hendricks. Buffalo Dance. [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1894] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694114/>.