Herbert Hoover dedicates the Edison Institute, commends Thomas Edison for his invention of electric light

Title card: 'Edison and aide Jehl re-create first lamp for Hoover and Ford' / title card: 'Nation's chief compliments wizard' / inventor Thomas Edison sits in chair facing President Herbert Hoover at the 'Light's Golden Jubilee' celebration of the 50th anniversary of Edison's invention of electric light, held at Edison Institute; SOT Hoover comments Edison on his invention; electric lamp burns nearby; SOT Hoover 'a very great service to all humanity'


Clip #: 641249062HD
Collection: Sherman Grinberg Library
Date created: 21 October, 1929
Licence type: Rights-ready
Release info: Not released. More information
Clip length: 00:00:20:15
Location: Dearborn, Michigan, United States
Mastered to: QuickTime 10-bit ProRes 422 (HQ) HD 1920x1080 23.98p More information
Originally shot on: 35mm B/W Neg
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Source: Grinberg, Paramount, Pathe Newsreels
Object name: sr002311_01_02.mov


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