Silent films

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Island of Hope - Island of Tears. Ellis Island was the port of entry for millions of European immigrants. Fascinating archival footage tells the moving story of families with dreams of opportunity, leaving their homes with what they could carry New York Harbor, Ellis Island, Park Service, Video Film, God Bless America, Before Us, Family History, Social Studies, American History

Immigration Through Ellis Island - Award Winning Documentary Video Film

Island of Hope - Island of Tears; Charles Guggenheim; National Park Service; AVA15996VNB1 1992 (1989); From 1892-1954, Ellis Island was the port of entry for...

Electric Edwardians The Films of Mitchell & Kenyon Edwardian Era, Victorian Era, United Kingdom Countries, Vintage Dance, A Hundred Years, Silent Film, Photo Postcards, British History, Dance Music

Britain in 1900

A documentary which displays and explores the lives and environment of our immediate ancestors a little over a hundred years ago. There is some excellent foo...

Item Number: Rare footage from the Including footage of Marie Curie, Thomas Edison, Woodrow Wilson, Alexander Graham Bell, Teddy Rooseve. Alexander Graham Bell, Victorian Life, Marie Curie, Horse Carriage, Christian Humor, Vintage New York, Question Paper, Video Production, Past Life

Gay Nineties Live Again. 1890s-1920s

Item Number: F2012.113.005 Black and white footage ranging from the 1890s to the 1920s. It appears that much later these clips were compiled and set to a nos...

Tenement Life - Story told through a series of photographs. Nick Cave Albums, Social Studies Resources, Ellis Island, Us History, Old Pictures, Documentaries, Art Photography, New York, Reading Mastery

Tenement Life 1860-1910

Squalid NYC Tenements... How some of my ancestors lived after arriving in New York in the late 1800s from Ireland. I made this slideshow from pictures in the...

Electric Edwardians - the Magical Wold of Mitchell & Kenyon - 1 hr 25 mins. Kd Lang, Mtv Unplugged, Vintage Dance, Old Video, Moving Pictures, Silent Film, New Media, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Clothing

Electric Edwardians The Films of Mitchell & Kenyon

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Earliest surviving film and sound recording 1888 Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Videos, Prince, British History, Old Movies, World History, Historical Photos, Time Travel

Earliest surviving film and sound recording 1888

1888, the year of the death of the composer Charles-Valentin Alkan (Chopin's friend and neighbour) is also the year of the earliest surviving recording of mu...

– Lumiere Brothers Film Night (Speed corrected + new soundtrack) - Modern Music Love, Dance Music, Brothers Film, Vintage Dance, Victorian Life, Film Archive, People Leave, Old Photography, City Scene

1895-1900 - Lumiere Brothers Film Night (Speed corrected + new soundtrack)

0:06 - City scenes 15:40 - Workers 20:41 - Comedies 25:50 - Children 30:06 - Activities, sports and performing troupes 37:08 - Scenes from around the world 5...

Before television, people came to movie theatres to watch the news. British Pathé was at the forefront of cinematic journalism, blending information with ent. History Major, History Class, British History, World History, Family History, Arnold Schwarzenegger, John Lennon, Professor, Grateful Dead Shows

British Pathé releases 85,000 films on YouTube

Newsreel archive British Pathé has uploaded its entire collection of 85,000 historic films, in high resolution, to its YouTube channel. This unprecedented release of vintage news reports and cinemagazines is part of a drive to make the archive more accessible to viewers all over the world. “Our hope is that everyone, everywhere who has a…

September 1902 - Fair in North England, Leeds (Speed Corrected w/ Sound) Vintage Videos, Vintage Movies, Vintage Photos, Vintage Cars, Old Photography, History Of Photography, Street Photography, Vintage Dance, Victorian Life

September 1902 - Fair in North England, Leeds (speed corrected w/ added sound)

This is an agricultural fair in Leeds in September of 1902. It's a strange look at time long since past, and it has survived in real good condition. I put in...

April/May 1902 - Visual Tour of Ireland (w/ added sound) Ireland In Spring, Vintage Dance, Victorian Life, Irish Men, 12th Century, Silent Film, My Heritage, World History, Dance Music

April/May 1902 - Visual Tour of Ireland (w/ added sound)

Views of Cork, Ireland in spring 1902. This is a long film prepared for the Cork Exhibition of 1902. The last 3 minutes or so is from January 1902, it was sh...

Electric Edwardians - the Magical Wold of Mitchell & Kenyon - 1 hr 25 mins. Kd Lang, Mtv Unplugged, Vintage Dance, Old Video, Moving Pictures, Silent Film, New Media, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Clothing

Electric Edwardians The Films of Mitchell & Kenyon

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1902 - Additional street scenes in England and Ireland (w/ added sound) Vintage Dance, Silent Film, Dance Music, Historical Photos, Ireland, Films, Entertainment, Colour, Black And White

1902 - Additional street scenes in England and Ireland (w/ added sound)

Some more films that haven't been on my other youtube posts. Great scenes from England and Ireland throughout 1902. Silent films, I added in sound for ambian...

- Views of the Edwardian Era (Speed corrected w sound) Visit Wales, King Edward Vii, Vintage Dance, Young Baby, Edwardian Era, Past Life, Silent Film, World History, Dance Music

1904-1909 - Views of the Edwardian Era (Speed corrected w sound)

0:00 - Inspecting damage and gunfire on a British boat, 1905 1:42 - Various scenes of Edwardian life, 1904--1909 4:57 - Hunslet Carnival and Gala in Leeds, 1...

Lytham to Blackpool Trams and Views 1903 Local History, Family History, Blackpool England, St Anne, Light Rail, Family Genealogy, Silent Film, Old Cars, Great Places

Lytham to Blackpool Trams and Views 1903 (v2)

This film is part of a series of six from the Mitchell and Kenyon collection from 1903 originally uploaded to Youtube by Gordon Birt. The first reel of this ...

The motion picture camera is patted by Thomas Edison ON This Day August 24 1891 Us History, History Books, Persistence Of Vision, Eadweard Muybridge, Vintage Videos, Motion Capture, Silent Film, First Photo, Historical Photos

The Very First Motion Picture (1889)

Here is a short video production I've done especially for YouTube members. It shows the first experimental movie that Thomas Edison made in 1889. In 1878, Br...

Female hysteria was a once-common medical diagnosis, made exclusively in women, which is today no longer recognized by modern medical authorities as a medical disorder. Its diagnosis and treatment … Female Hysteria, Psychiatric Hospital, Insane Asylum, Sigmund Freud, Medical History, Women In History, Mental Illness, The Cure, Weird

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