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Film, Video Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle

Digital viewing copy

About this Item

Title

  • Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle

Summary

  • "A sudden gust of wind sweeps Auntie's bonnet from her head, and she, in attempting to regain it, becomes overbalanced and falls over the stone-wall, landing on her bustle. Upon striking she immediately rebounds, disappearing from view. Alighting, she again rebounds and then lands safely beside her badly frightened companion. This picture is highly amusing and bound to create a great deal of laughter"--Edison films catalog.

Names

  • Porter, Edwin S., camera
  • Thomas A. Edison, Inc
  • Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1901.

Headings

  • -  Bustles--Humor
  • -  Falls (Accidents)--Humor
  • -  Winds--Humor

Genre

  • Comedy films
  • Trick films
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Fiction films

Notes

  • -  H7640 U.S. Copyright Office
  • -  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 14Aug1901; H7640.
  • -  Duration: 0:50 at 16 fps.
  • -  Paper print shelf number (LC 1220) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
  • -  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 54; Edison films catalog, no. 135, September 1902, p. 84 [MI]; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 54.
  • -  Camera, Edwin S. Porter.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
  • -  Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.

Medium

  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (19 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
  • paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • FLA 4234 (viewing print)
  • FEB 9700 (viewing print)
  • FRA 0136 (dupe neg pic)
  • FPE 5251 (dupe neg pic)
  • Box 0028B (paper pos)
  • Box 5044B (paper pos, copy 2)

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 00694151

Online Format

  • image
  • video

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Chicago citation style:

Porter, Edwin S., Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1901. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694151/.

APA citation style:

Porter, E. S., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1901) Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694151/.

MLA citation style:

Porter, Edwin S., Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Paper Print Collection. Aunt Sallie's wonderful bustle. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1901. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694151/>.