WorldCat Identities

Williams, C. Jay (Charles Jay)

Overview
Works: 8 works in 9 publications in 1 language and 957 library holdings
Genres: History  Silent films  Short films  Comedy films  Actualities (Motion pictures)  Drama  Animated films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films 
Roles: Attributed name, Director
Classifications: PN1993.5.A1, 791.430973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by C. Jay Williams
Edison : the invention of the movies by Thomas A Edison( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commercial motion pictures were invented at the Edison Laboratory between 1888 and 1893. Perhaps none of the component parts were strictly new, but the ability of Edison and his staff to reorganize them for a specific purpose was an extraordinary cultural achievement. In 1894, Edison was the sole producer of motion pictures in the world. Many Edison films continue to be impressive as the company employed such accomplished early directors as John Collins and Alan Crosland
All on account of a transfer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A serenade by proxy( Visual )

1 edition published in 1913 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Totville Eye( Visual )

1 edition published in 1912 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edison : the invention of the movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1918 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hours of interviews with archivists and early cinema scholars. Over two hundred scans of artifacts from MoMA's Edison Collection never available to the public before: stills, script fragments, interoffice memos, and promotions. 140 complete films
Everybody loves a fat man : [titles]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1916 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A distillery heiress, Millicent Budd, and a tank-town actor, Narcissus Nuzzle, travel to a small town where one of Budd's distilleries is located. Through the efforts of some temperance women, the town has recently become dry, and Budd and Nuzzle foil the women by dispensing liquor in the ice cream sodas at the local fountain
On with the dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

She took a chance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Williams, Charles Jay

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