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Title
Cripple Creek bar-room scene /
Other Title
Cripple Creek barroom scene
Summary
From Edison films catalog: Shows tap room of the "Miners Arms," stout lady at the bar, and three men playing stud horse. Old toper with a silk hat asleep by the stove. Rough miner enters, bar maid serves him with Red Eye Whiskey and he proceeds to clean out the place. Barmaid takes a hand with a siphon of vichy, and bounces the intruder, with the help of the card players, who line up before the bar and take copious drinks on the house. 45 feet. $6.75.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1899.
Subject Headings
-  Bars (Drinking establishments)--Drama
-  Gold miners--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
-  Bartenders--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
-  Card players--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
-  Affray--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
-  Poker--Drama
-  Whiskey--Drama
-  Alcoholics--Colorado--Cripple Creek--Drama
-  Cripple Creek (Colo.)--Drama
Genre
Comedy
Notes
-  31770 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 10May1899; 31770.
-  Duration: 0:46 at 16 fps.
-  Filmed ca. March to mid-April 1899, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 497; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 94, March 1900, p. 35 [MI]; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 70 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 2826 (ref print)
LC 1173 (paper pos)
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.1173
Library of Congress Control Number
00694184
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694184
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=00694184&searchType=1&recCount=10
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