Film, Video Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition Scene in the Swiss village at the Paris Exposition
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- Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition
- Other Title
- Scene in the Swiss village at the Paris Exposition
- From Edison films catalog: The picture opens with a crowd of Swiss boys and girls dressed in native costumes, marching down the street in this very unique and picturesque village. Each happy and smiling face is clearly shown as they pass the camera. The scene ends by the boys and girls congregating in the square and dancing to the strains of an accordion played by one of the happy villagers. 75 feet. $11.25.
- 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
- - Exposition universelle internationale de 1900--(Paris, France)
- - Exhibitions--France--Paris
- - Exhibition buildings--France--Paris
- - Swiss--France--Paris
- - Switzerland--Social life and customs
- - Children--France--Paris
- - Boys--France--Paris
- - Girls--France--Paris
- - Dance
- - Accordionists--France--Paris
- - Villages
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- - D18582 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 29Aug1900; D18582.
- - Duration: 1:39 at 16 fps.
- - Filmed July 1900, at the Paris Exposition in Paris, France.
- - 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, 1997, p. 610; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 19 [MI].
- ref print. 1 reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos. 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FEB 9586 (ref print)
- LC 1849 (paper pos)
- 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
ContributorsPaper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
White, James H. (James Henry)
Actualities (Motion Pictures)
Exposition Universelle Internationale De 1900
Folk Dancing, Swiss
Social Life and Customs
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1900. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694300/. (Accessed January 24, 2017.)
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Scene in the Swiss village at Paris Exposition. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1900. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694300/>.