Film, Video Imperial Japanese dance Japanese dance
About this Item
- Imperial Japanese dance
- Japanese dance
- "A charming representation of The Mikado dance by three beautiful Japanese ladies in full costume. Very effective when colored. 45 feet"--Edison films catalog.
- Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, film producer
- Heise, William, camera
- Sarashe Sisters, performer
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc
- AFI/Holt (H.L.) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 
- - Dance--Japan
- - Dancers--United States
- Filmed vaudeville acts
- Filmed dance
- Peep shows (Motion pictures)
- Silent films
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Performers: Sarashe Sisters.
- - Camera, William Heise.
- - Duration: 0:28 at 24 fps.
- - Filmed ca. October-November 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio, in West Orange, New Jersey.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 153; Raff & Gammon. Price list of films, ca. June 1895, p. 2 [MI]; Maguire & Baucus. Edison and international photographic films catalogue, April 1897, p. 10 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 53 [MI].
- - 35 mm dupe neg pic renumbered: FPB 9182 to FZA 2397.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (44 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (44 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- FEA 8439 (viewing print)
- FZA 2397 (dupe neg pic)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Library of Congress Control Number
Additional Metadata Formats
- Afi/Holt (H.L.) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie)
- Heise, William
- Sarashe Sisters
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc
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Dickson, W. K.-L. , Film Producer, William Heise, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Afi/Holt. Imperial Japanese dance. performeds by Sarashe Sisters [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1894] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694125/.
APA citation style:
Dickson, W. K. -., Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Afi/Holt. (1894) Imperial Japanese dance. Sarashe Sisters, performer [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694125/.
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Dickson, W. K.-L. , Film Producer, et al. Imperial Japanese dance. performer by Sarashe Sisters [United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1894] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694125/>.