Film, Video A day with Thomas A. Edison

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Title
A day with Thomas A. Edison
Summary
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
Notes
-  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.
Medium
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)
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.4057
Library of Congress Control Number
00694187
Online Format
image
video
Description
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.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/00694187
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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. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694187/.

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, <www.loc.gov/item/00694187/>.