Film, Video Panorama of Eiffel Tower Panoramic view of the Eiffel Tower taken from the outside
Digital viewing copy
About this Item
- Panorama of Eiffel Tower
- Panoramic view of the Eiffel Tower taken from the outside
- "Showing the entire height of this wonderful structure from the base of the dome and return, with the great Paris Exposition in the background, looking down Champs de Mars. A most realistic picture. 90 feet"--Edison films catalog, no. 105.
- White, James H. (James Henry), production.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
- United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1900.
- - Tour Eiffel (Paris, France)
- - Palais de l'électricité (Exposition universelle, 1900, Paris, France)
- - Champ-de-Mars (Paris, France)
- - Exposition universelle--(1900 :--Paris, France)
- - Exhibitions--France--Paris
- - Howe, Lyman H.,--1856-1923
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Silent films
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - D16385 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Aug1900; D16385.
- - Appearing: Lyman Howe (at about 1:20).
- - Duration: 1:34 at 16 fps.
- - Filmed July 1900, at the Paris Exposition in Paris, France.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 0232) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film includes the earliest camera tilt found in surviving Edison productions.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, p. 606; Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 237-238; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 17 [MI]; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 781.
- - paper pos (copy 2) Received: 1900-08-09; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- - Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
- - Paper print roll lacking suffix.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (45 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (45 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 45 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- FLA 3246 (viewing print)
- FEB 9622 (viewing print)
- FRA 0569 (dupe neg pic)
- FRB 1176 (master pos pic)
- Box 0495H (paper pos)
- Box 5514 (paper pos, copy 2)
- Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Panorama of Eiffel Tower. produceds by White, James H. Uction United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1900. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/00694266/.
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Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1900) Panorama of Eiffel Tower. White, J. H. U., prod United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694266/.
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Panorama of Eiffel Tower. prod by White, James H. Uction United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1900. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/00694266/>.