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Film, Video Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894 /

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Title
Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894 /
Other Title
Sneeze
Fred Ott's sneeze
Summary
Film made for publicity purposes, as a series of still photographs to accompany an article in Harper's weekly.
Contributor Names
Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, production.
Ott, Frederic P., performer.
Heise, William, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1894.
Subject Headings
-  Sneezing
-  Publicity
-  Motion picture industry--Public relations--United States
Genre
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Notes
-  2887 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: W. K. L. Dickson; 9Jan1894; 2887.
-  Performer: Fred Ott.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:05 at 16 fps.
-  MAVIS 180290.
-  Filmed ca. January 2-7, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 87.
-  viewing print; Received: 5-13-1994; preservation; AFI/Hendricks (Gordon) Collection.
-  paper print; Received: 1-9-1894; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
Medium
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., 4 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 4 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 8091 (viewing print)
LC 26A (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.0026A
Library of Congress Control Number
00694192
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694192
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=00694192&searchType=1&recCount=10
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MODS Record
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Chicago citation style:

Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, Hendricks, and Paper Print Collection. Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1894. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694192/. (Accessed July 23, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I., Hendricks & Paper Print Collection. (1894) Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694192/.

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Heise, William, Camera, et al. Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1894. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694192/>.