Film, Video A day with Thomas A. Edison
About this Item
- A day with Thomas A. Edison
- A six-part documentary recording the 74-year-old Edison's collaborations with his staff, conversations with industrial leaders, and supervision of the factory's production line. The majority of the film (parts 3, 4, and 5) chronicles Edison's trip to the incandescent light bulb factory and details its manufacturing process.
- Contributor Names
- Schroeder, A.
- General Electric Company.
- Bray Studios.
- Edison Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- [United States : General Electric Co., 1922?]
- Subject Headings
- - Edison, Thomas A.--(Thomas Alva),--1847-1931
- - General Electric Company
- - Offices--New Jersey
- - Laboratories--New Jersey
- - Light bulbs
- - Electric lighting
- - Phonograph
- - Sound studios--New Jersey
- - Sound--Recording and reproducing--New Jersey
- - Piano
- - Pianists
- - MU2171 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: General Electric Co.; 26Jun22; MU2171.
- - Author, H. Schroeder.
- - Duration: 3:37 (part 1), 4:13 (part 2), 4:02 (part 3), 4:02 (part 4), 4:15 (part 5), and 3:35 (part 6) at 16 fps.
- - Source used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1912-1939.
- - MAVIS 826721.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Received: 5-1-1965 from USDA film lab; viewing print; preservation; Edison Collection.
- 2 film reels of 2 (ca. 25 min., ca. 600 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FAB 9821-9822 (viewing print)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
Edison Collection (Library of Congress)
General Electric Company
Edison, Thomas A.
General Electric Company
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Schroeder, A, General Electric Company, Bray Studios, and Edison Collection. A day with Thomas A. Edison. [United States: General Electric Co., ?, 1922] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694187/. (Accessed February 23, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Schroeder, A., General Electric Company, Bray Studios & Edison Collection. (1922) A day with Thomas A. Edison. [United States: General Electric Co., ?] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694187/.
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Schroeder, A, et al. A day with Thomas A. Edison. [United States: General Electric Co., ?, 1922] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694187/>.