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SUMMARY Experimental film fragment made with the Edison-Dickson-Heise experimental horizontal-feed kinetograph camera and viewer, using 3/4-inch wide film. This is the "reanimated" version of the fragment by Gordon Hendricks. OTHER TITLES Variant title in C. Musser: Club swinger. No. 1 Variant title in C. Musser: Indian club swinger CREATED/PUBLISHED [1891] NOTES Copyright: no reg. Camera, W.K.L. Dickson and William Heise. Filmed ca. May to June 1891, in the Photographic Building at the Edison Laboratory, West Orange, New Jersey. Received: 5-13-1994; viewing print; preservation; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection. SUBJECTS Cinematography--United States--Experiments. Athletes--United States. Athletics--United States. Gymnastics--United States. Sports (Nonfiction) RELATED NAMES Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, production, camera. Heise, William, production, camera. Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress) DIGITAL ID edmp.4016
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