Film, Video Spanish dancers at the Pan-American Exposition Gypsy dance at the Pan-American Exposition

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Title
Spanish dancers at the Pan-American Exposition
Other Title
Gypsy dance at the Pan-American Exposition
Summary
The film was photographed from the area back of the midway of the Pan-American Exposition. The immediate background indicates the camera was in front of the living quarters of the gypsy dancing troupe. Several female gypsies in costume appear and dance.
From a contemporary Edison film company catalog: GYPSY DANCE AT THE PAN-AMERICAN EXPOSITION. Unhaltbar. [code for telegraphic orders] 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. Class B 75 ft. $9.00
Contributor Names
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901.
Subject Headings
-  Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo, N.Y.)
-  Exhibitions--United States
-  Dance
-  Dancers--New York (State)--Buffalo
-  Romanies--New York (State)--Buffalo
-  Women, Romani--New York (State)--Buffalo
-  Buffalo (N.Y.)
Genre
Dance--Performance--Short
Actualities (Motion pictures)
Short films
Nonfiction films
Notes
-  H10111 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 28Oct1901; H10111.
-  Duration: 1:18 at 15 fps.
-  Location: Buffalo, New York.
-  The Library of Congress copy of this film may not contain all of the scenes described in the Edison Company summary.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 10/28/1901; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 roll (72 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
LC 1199 (paper pos)
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/lcmp001.m1b11448
Library of Congress Control Number
00694361
Online Format
image
video
Description
The film was photographed from the area back of the midway of the Pan-American Exposition. The immediate background indicates the camera was in front of the living quarters of the gypsy dancing troupe. Several female gypsies in costume appear and dance. From a contemporary Edison film company catalog: GYPSY DANCE AT THE PAN-AMERICAN EXPOSITION. Unhaltbar. [code for telegraphic orders] 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. Class B 75 ft. $9.00
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