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By production. James H. (James Henry) White, camera. Frederick Blechynden, Inc. Thomas A. Edison and Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)


The film was photographed from a single-camera position and shows the doorway of a building with a sign in front indicating it is the Isleta Indian School. Children less than ten years of age come out of the door of the school and pass in front of the camera.Copyright: Thomas A. Edison, Inc.; 24Feb98; 13560.Camera, Frederick Blechynden.Duration: 0:28 at 30 fps.Paper print shelf number (LC 1234) was changed when the paper prints were re-housed. DLCAdditional holdings for this title may be available. Contact reference librarian. DLCFilmed in Isleta, NM in October and November of 1897.Sources used: Niver, K., Early motion pictures, p. ; Musser, C. Edison motion pictures, 1890-1900, p. 358-359.Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress / by Kemp R. Niver. Library of Congress. 1985

Topics: Schools--Isleta Pueblo--New Mexico., Indian school children--Isleta Pueblo--New Mexico., Isleta Indians--New Mexico--Isleta Pueblo.
Publisher: United States : Thomas A. Edison, Inc
Year: 1898
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Provided by: American Memory
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