SUMMARY From Maguire & Baucus catalogue: By "Princess Ali," the star of the Midway Plaisance. OTHER TITLES Title in Maguire & Baucus catalogue: Egyptian dance CREATED/PUBLISHED United States : Edison Manufacturing Co.,  NOTES Copyright: no reg. Performer: Princess Ali. Camera, William Heise. Filmed May 9, 1895, in Edison's Black Maria studio, while Princess Ali was performing with Barnum & Bailey's circus in Orange, New Jersey. Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection. SUBJECTS Belly dance--United States. Dance--United States. Dancers--United States. Circus performers--United States. Dance RELATED NAMES Heise, William, production, camera. Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress) DIGITAL ID edmp.4035 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/edmp.4035
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