Street Scenes of New York City in Early 1900s Ca. 1901Unknown - 1901
Thomas Edison's invention of the photograph led to the development of cameras that could capture moving images. Several early films depicted scenes of New York City at the dawn of the 20th century, a time in which large numbers of European immigrants caused the city to grow rapidly into one of the most important business and industry centers in the world.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , 
Copyright Date: ©1901
Characteristics: video file,rda 1 online resource (1 video file (1 min., 24 sec.))