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Princess Rajah dance (1904)
Princess Rajah performs an "Oriental" or belly dance, and a balancing chair act in her teeth like that often found in folk performances in various cultures from Northern Africa to...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Belly dance--United States; Louisiana Purchase Exposition--(1904 :--Saint Louis, Mo. )--Exhibitions; Dancers--Missouri--Saint Louis; Folk dancing; Silent films; Dance; Vaudeville; Shorts;
Duration: 00:01:11
Popularity (downloads): 2842
 
Opening ceremonies, St. Louis exposition (1904)
The principal buildings surrounding the square at the St. Louis Exposition are shown in a nearly 360-degree pan. The last portion of the film was photographed over the heads of...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Exhibitions; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:34
Popularity (downloads): 448
 
Parade of floats, St. Louis exposition (1904)
One of the parades of floating craft held in the waterways of the St. Louis Exposition is shown in this film. The cameraman placed equipment on shore at a distance...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Exhibitions; Parade floats--Missouri--St; Louis; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:02:13
Popularity (downloads): 560
 
Opening, Pan-American Exposition (1901)
A group of dignitaries from various countries was photographed from a single camera position participating in a parade marking the opening of the Pan-American Exposition.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Roosevelt; Theodore--1858-1919; Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; NY Exhibitions--United States; Parades--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (NY); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:01:48
Popularity (downloads): 517
 
Midway of Charleston exposition (1902)
The film, photographed from a single-camera position, shows people walking on the midway at the Charleston Exposition. Very few objects are discernible because of the distance.

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Exhibitions; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:00:21
Popularity (downloads): 426
 
Pan-American Exposition by night (1901)
The film begins with a slow pan over the tower building of the exposition, which was lighted by electric lights. The pan goes from a daylight shot of the grounds...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibitions--United States; Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo; Towers--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:00:51
Popularity (downloads): 797
 
A glimpse of the San Diego exposition (1915)
The film begins from a single-camera position high above the Exposition grounds. The camera begins to pan from left to right, following the horizon. The picture includes all of the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Exhibitions--California--San Diego; Actuality--Shorts;
Duration: 00:03:57
Popularity (downloads): 572
 
A trip around the Pan-American Exposition (1901)
The entire film was photographed from an excursion vessel traveling through all of the waterways surrounding the Exposition. The major exhibit buildings and amusement attractions of the fair can be...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibitions--United States; Amusement rides--New York (State)--Buffalo; Exhibition buildings--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:03:54
Popularity (downloads): 911
 
Horse parade at the Pan-American Exposition (1901)
There is a paved street in the foreground and on the curbing on the opposite side spectators have gathered to watch a parade. In the background are several large exposition...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibitions--United States; Parades--New York (State)--Buffalo; Horses; Horse processions--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short;
Duration: 00:02:26
Popularity (downloads): 542
 
Spanish dancers at the Pan-American Exposition (1901)
The film was photographed from the area back of the midway of the Pan-American Exposition. The immediate background indicates the camera was in front of the living quarters of the...

Genre: Historical
Keywords: Pan-American Exposition--(1901 :--Buffalo; N; Y; )Exhibitions--United States; Dance; Dancers--New York (State)--Buffalo; Romanies--New York (State)--Buffalo; Women; Romani--New York (State)--Buffalo; Buffalo (N.Y.); Actuality--Short; Dance--Performance--Short;
Duration: 00:01:18
Popularity (downloads): 1030
 

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