American Cinematograph

American Cinematograph

Advertising brochure for the Eden Musee New York. Small-8vo. 4 pp. Folded.
$ 2,179 / 2.000 € (91247)

American Cinematograph, advertising brochure for the Eden Musee, New York, featuring the "The Marvel of the Century, the Wonderful Cinematograph," listing the moving pictures to be screened daily. The subjects include films from around the world, including "Mlle. Francis, the Contortionist, and her Educated Dog," "Feeding the Camels in the Zoological Gardens, London," and "Prof. Houdin's Wonderful Tricks and Spiritualistic Manifestation." American filmmaker Edwin Stanton Porter worked for the Eden Musee amusement center on 23rd Street, curating programs of short films to screen there.

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