Film, Video Spanish dancers at the Pan-American Exposition Gypsy dance at the Pan-American Exposition
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- Spanish dancers at the Pan-American Exposition
- Gypsy dance at the Pan-American Exposition
- "The picture was taken in the Gypsy tent at the Pan-American Exposition and shows ten beautiful Gypsy girls executing the famous Gypsy dance that created such a furor at the Exposition. Features of the well known couchee couchee are introduced by some of the dancers. The scene is both artistic and entrancing. 75 ft."--Edison films catalog, no. 135.
- Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
- Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
- United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901.
- - Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo, N.Y.)
- - Exhibitions--United States
- - Folk dancing, Spanish
- - Women dancers--New York (State)--Buffalo
- - Romanies--New York (State)--Buffalo
- Actualities (Motion pictures)
- Filmed dance
- Silent films
- Short films
- Nonfiction films
- - H10111 U.S. Copyright Office
- - Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 28Oct1901; H10111.
- - Duration: 1:18 at 15 fps.
- - Photographed in Buffalo, New York, in September or October, 1901.
- - The Library of Congress copy of this film may not contain all of the scenes described in the Edison Company summary.
- - Paper print shelf number (LC 1199) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed.
- - Additional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - Sources used: Niver, K. Early motion pictures, p. 306-307; AFI catalog, film beginnings, 1893-1910, p. 1003-1004; Edison films catalog, no. 135, September, 1902, p. 22-23.
- - Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985.
- - paper pos (copy 1); Received: 1901-10-28; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
- - Paper print roll lacking suffix.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (29 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- viewing print 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (29 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.
- dupe neg pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- master pos pic 1 film reel of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
- paper pos (copy 2) 1 roll of 1 (ca. 75 ft.) : b&w ; 35 mm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- FLA 4203 (viewing print)
- FEB 9726 (viewing print)
- FRA 1375 (dupe neg pic)
- FPE 5106 (dupe neg pic)
- FPE 5107 (master pos pic)
- Box 0183 (paper pos)
- Box 5072H (paper pos, copy 2)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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Additional Metadata Formats
- Last Days of a President: Films of McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901 (36)
- America at Work, America at Leisure: Motion Pictures from 1894 to 1915 (158)
- Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies (431)
- Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division (1,505)
- Library of Congress Online Catalog (1,367,475)
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