Film, Video Seminary girls Scene in a seminary

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Title
Seminary girls
Other Title
Scene in a seminary
Summary
From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: A most amusing and life-like scene, in which a number of young ladies clad in their night robes, are seen engaged in a midnight frolic.
From Edison films catalog: A number of young ladies, in their night robes, are having a frolic, and are interrupted by a teacher. One girl makes herself very conspicuous by crawling under a bed. 50 foot strip (the finish). $7.50.
Contributor Names
White, James H. (James Henry), production.
Heise, William, camera.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
AFI/Holt (H.L.) Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Girls--United States--Social life and customs--Drama
-  Students--United States--Conduct of life--Drama
-  Smoking--United States--Drama
-  Drinking of alcoholic beverages--United States--Drama
-  Amusements--United States--Drama
-  School discipline--United States--Drama
-  School principals--United States--Drama
-  Cigarettes--United States
-  Pillows--United States
-  Nightgowns--United States
-  Beds--United States
Genre
Comedy
Notes
-  24883 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 21Apr1897; 24883.
-  Camera, William Heise.
-  Duration: 0:27 at 30 fps.
-  Filmed ca. mid-March to mid-April 1897, in Edison's Black Maria studio.
-  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. 289; Maguire & Baucus. Fall catalogue 1897, p. 10; Edison films catalog, no. 105, July 1901, p. 69.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEA 8708 (ref 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.4054
Library of Congress Control Number
00694303
Online Format
image
video
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/00694303
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=00694303&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Afi/Holt. Seminary Girls. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1897. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694303/. (Accessed December 04, 2016.)

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Heise, W., Thomas A. Edison, I. & Afi/Holt. (1897) Seminary Girls. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/00694303/.

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Heise, William, Camera, Inc Thomas A. Edison, and Afi/Holt. Seminary Girls. United States: Edison Manufacturing Co, 1897. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/00694303/>.