Film, Video Seminary girls Scene in a seminary
About this Item
- Seminary girls
- Other Title
- Scene in a seminary
- 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
- - 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.
- 1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FEA 8708 (ref print)
- 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
- Library of Congress Online Catalog
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
ContributorsAfi/Holt (H.L.) Collection (Library of Congress)
Thomas A. Edison, Inc
White, James H. (James Henry)
Conduct of Life
Drinking of Alcoholic Beverages
Peep Shows (Motion Pictures)
Social Life and Customs
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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.)
APA citation style:
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/>.