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Panorama of Eiffel Tower /
Other Title
Panoramic view of the Eiffel Tower taken from the outside
From Edison films catalog: 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. $13.50.
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., 1900.
Subject Headings
-  Tour Eiffel (Paris, France)
-  Towers--France--Paris
-  Exposition universelle internationale de 1900--(Paris, France)
-  Exhibitions--France--Paris
-  Exhibition buildings--France--Paris
-  Streets--France--Paris
Silent films
Travelogues (Motion pictures)
Short films
Nonfiction films
Actualities (Motion pictures)
-  D16385 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Aug1900; D16385.
-  Duration: 1:34 at 16 fps.
-  According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film includes the earliest camera tilt found in surviving Edison productions.
-  MAVIS 1627555; Panorama of Eiffel Tower.
-  Filmed July 1900, at the Paris Exposition in Paris, France.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 606; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 17 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  viewing print; Received: date of acquisition unknown; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  paper pos; Received: date of acquisition unknown; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
viewing print. 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
paper pos. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 100 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEB 9621 (viewing print)
LC 232 (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
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