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Name: Original Motion Picture Devices
ID: m45047
Language: English (en)
Summary: This is a small amount of information about Thomas Edison's inventions, the kinetograph and kinetoscope. These were the original motion picture camera (kinetograph)and the viewer for the films (kinetoscope).
Subject: Arts, Mathematics and Statistics, Science and Technology
Keywords: camera, cameras, Edison, film, filming, kinetograph, kinetoscope, motion picture camera, motion pictures, movies, original motion picture camera, Thomas A. Edison, Thomas Alva Edison, Thomas Edison
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Taylor Tracy (
Copyright Holders: Taylor Tracy (
Maintainers: Taylor Tracy (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Oct 31, 2012 7:03 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Nov 1, 2012 8:25 am +0000


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Version: 1.1 Nov 1, 2012 8:25 am +0000 by Ed Woodward
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