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Title
Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894 Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894
Type
Moving Image
Geographic Coverage
United States
Identified By
Lccn: 00694192
Summary
"Considered to be the first motion picture given legal status by copyright acceptance. The forty-five frames it contains were sent in for copyright as a still picture. The action consists of a man, Fred Ott, sneezing. Application for copyright was filed by William K. Laurie Dickson, Edison's assistant and supervisor of the new motion picture project. The frames were rephotographed from the still picture and turned back into a motion picture"--Early motion pictures.
Capture
Date: 1894-01-07 Place: 3814 W44 lcc-g
Filmed January 7, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio in West Orange, New Jersey.
Duration
1
Authorized Access Point
Dickson, W. K.-L. (William Kennedy-Laurie), 1860-1935, Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894
Authorized Access Point Variant
Heise, William, Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894
Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894
Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress) Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894
Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) Edison kinetoscopic record of a sneeze, January 7, 1894