Film, Video Crissie Sheridan

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Title
Crissie Sheridan
Summary
A woman in a white gown performs a skirt dance, using her arms to produce circles and other patterns within the folds of her costume. Her legs and feet appear to be bare.
Contributor Names
Sheridan, Crissie, performer.
Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Dance--United States
-  Silent films
Genre
Dance
Vaudeville
Shorts
Notes
-  60590 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 25Oct1897; 60590.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Duration: 0:40 at 19 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, see the M/B/RS Paper Print database.
-  From Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures: The artist was a professional and was invited to perform by Mr. Edison's earliest film people. All evidence indicates that the film was shot in the Black Maria, the nickname given to Edison's first moving picture studio.
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site (http://lcweb.loc.gov)
-  NCN046291; Crissie Sheridan.
-  Filmed in Edison's "Black Maria" studio in West Orange, New Jersey.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985.
-  Received: 12/6/94 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 10/25/94 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 10/25/1897; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (47 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (47 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (47 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number/Physical Location
FEC 2176 (ref print)
FPE 7659 (dupe neg)
LC 1143a (paper pos)
Library of Congress Control Number
96514903
Online Format
image
video
Description
A woman in a white gown performs a skirt dance, using her arms to produce circles and other patterns within the folds of her costume. Her legs and feet appear to be bare.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/96514903
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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Crissie Sheridan. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1897. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96514903/. (Accessed December 13, 2017.)

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Thomas A. Edison, I. & Paper Print Collection. (1897) Crissie Sheridan. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/96514903/.

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Thomas A. Edison, Inc, and Paper Print Collection. Crissie Sheridan. United States: Thomas A. Edison, Inc, 1897. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/96514903/>.