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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc., 1901
|Material Type:||Clipart/images/graphics, Film, Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edwin S Porter; James H White; Thomas A. Edison, Inc.
|Notes:||Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Aug1901; H7500.
Original duration: 0:48 at 15 fps.
The Edison company distributed this film and the film "Esquimaux Game of Snap-the-whip" as one film, entitled "Scene in the Esquimaux Village."
The Edison Company summary was excerpted to include descriptions only of scenes appearing in this film.
|Description:||1 online resource (1 min.).|
|Series Title:||William McKinley; American history in video.|
|Responsibility:||Thomas A. Edison, Inc.|
From a contemporary Edison film company catalog: SCENE IN THE ESQUIMAUX VILLAGE. This shows several Esquimaux at the game of "Misheetak," or leap frog, which differs somewhat from the civilized game, and is quite amusing, the photography of which is perfect.