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|Material Type:||Film, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Visual material, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
W K -L Dickson; William Heise; Last Horse; Parts His Hair; Hair Coat; Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||Copyright: no reg.
Duration: 0:15 at 20 fps.
According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film and others shot on the same day (see also Sioux ghost dance) featured Native American Indian dancers from Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, and constitutes the American Indian's first appearance before a motion picture camera.
Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures 1890-1900, 1997, p. 126.
|Credits:||Camera, William Heise.|
|Performer(s):||Performers: Last Horse, Parts His Hair, Hair Coat.|
|Event notes:||Filmed September 24, 1894, in Edison's Black Maria studio.|
|Description:||1 film reel of 1 (ca. 1 min., 17 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. viewing print.|
|Responsibility:||Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; producer, W.K.L. Dickson.|