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Dickson Greeting

SUMMARY Experimental film fragment made with the Edison-Dickson-Heise experimental horizontal-feed kinetograph camera and viewer, using 3/4-inch wide film. OTHER TITLES Variant LC title: Early Edison camera tests; DLC CREATED/PUBLISHED [United States, 1891]. NOTES Copyright: no reg. Performer: W.K.L. Dickson. Camera, William Heise. Filmed by May 20, 1891, in the Photographic Building at the Edison Laboratory, West Orange, New Jersey. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 73. SUBJECTS Cinematography--United States--Experiments. Motion pictures--United States--Experiments. Salutations--United States. Hats--United States. RELATED NAMES Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, production, cast. Heise, William, production, camera. Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Edison Collection (Library of Congress) DIGITAL ID edmp.4014
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