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Jeffries-Sharkey pictures - under the direction of Wm. A. Brady & Thos. O'Rourke

Early motion picture poster showing scene from the boxing match between James J. Jeffries and Tom Sharkey on November 3, 1899.

Love's stratagem

Motion picture poster for "Love's Stratagem" showing three scenes from the movie set against an art nouveau design.

H. A. Molzon presents a modern screen version o fthe everalsting play Uncle Tom's cabin with Julia Swayne Gordon & Ralph Ince

Motion picture poster for "Uncle Tom's Cabin" shows reproductions of four engravings of scenes from the book and in the center a portrait of Abraham Lincoln, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and an emancipated slave.

Selig presents Mike's Brainstorm An exceptional wild animal comedy.

Motion picture poster for "Mike's Brainstorm" shows an elephant about to step on a man lying on the ground in front of the Metropole Hotel & Bar.

Quo Vadis Vinitius makes love to Lygia.

Motion picture poster for "Quo Vadis" shows Vinitius and Lygia sitting on a bed of pillows; Vinitius, holds a goblet of wine as he looks at Lygia; party goers in the background.

Quo Vadis Ursus rescues Lygia.

Motion picture poster for "Quo Vadis" shows Ursus, holding an unconscious Lygia, while fist raised ready to strike a crouching man.

Quo Vadis Lygia bound to the wild bull.

Motion picture poster for "Quo Vadis" shows a woman bound to a wild bull in an arena being watched by the [Emporer Nero] and other spectators.

The Gaumont Co. L'T'D. London presents the motion picture records of the undying story of Capt. Scott and animal life in the Antarctic / The Morgan Lith. Co., Cleveland, O.

Motion picture poster for "Capt. Scott and Animal Life in the Antarctic" showing view from an ice cave of a ship moored in the distance.

George Kleine presents the Cines photo drama Quo Vadis Nero sings while Rome burns.

Motion picture poster for "Quo Vadis" showing Nero playing lyre while citizens of Rome flee the fire.

Quo Vadis Thumb down.

Motion picture poster for "Quo Vadis" shows gladiator, holding sword and shield, with foot on chest of fallen man; the emperor in box gives a thumb down.

Quo Vadis

Motion picture poster for "Quo Vadis" shows city on fire and burned out ruins.

The way of the redman Blood of his fathers.

Motion picture poster for "The Way of the Redman" shows a Native American man standing next to a man (Tom Mix) tied to a tree.

C. D. Two hearts finally united.

Motion picture poster for "C.D." shows a woman interacting with a man in a Civil War uniform. An older man sits in front of them at a telegraph.

At the transfer corner

Motion picture poster for "At the transfer corner" shows a couple sitting on a blanket under a large red umbrella; in the background another couple standing together with woman holding parasol.

The reparation An awakened honor.

Motion picture poster for "The Reparation" shows two women holding a sword. A woman sleeps in the background.

Garrison's finish

Motion picture poster for "Garrison's finish" shows three men; two together with one smoking a cigar and holding a small bottle in his hand as the other stares him; in the background is a groomer with a horse; ... more

Garrison's finish, winning life's handicap a race track drama in three reels.

Motion picture poster for "Garrison's Finish" shows a man facing a jockey, both with their fists clinched. In the background is a horse race.

A just punishment The recoil of fate.

Motion picture poster for "A Just Punishment" shows a man in a top hat holding a girl with a doll. To the left a man sits in a chair and a woman stands behind him.

The wasp

Motion picture poster for "The Wasp" shows a man in a top hat confronting a seated man among a group of other men.

The woman of it A vision of the primitive.

Motion picture poster for "The Woman of It" shows a man extending a hand to a woman, wet and prostrate on a coastline.

Selig presents playing with fire The penalty of flirtation.

Motion picture poster for "Playing with Fire" shows a man standing at a kitchen table, pointing at a crying woman and child.

The man-hater How the biter was bitten.

Motion picture poster for "The Man-Hater" shows a woman helped off of a train by a conductor. She carries large bundles and two bird cages containing a cat and a parrot.

Why the sheriff is a bachelor The fragile reward of duty.

Motion picture poster for "Why the Sheriff is a Bachelor" shows a sheriff (Tom Mix) handcuffed to a man who is being embraced by a woman.

The moving picture cowboy Tom Mix doing stunts. The way he told the story, and what he really did.

Motion picture poster for "The moving picture cowboy" shows Tom Mix being bucked off a horse and an inset showing Mix with posssibly the director and fellow actor, and photographer in the background.

The newsboy tenor A message of love.

Motion picture poster for "The Newsboy Tenor" shows a woman and a girl in an interior.

Selig presents hearts and masks Galloping Dick's waterloo, a sensational society drama taken from the famous novel by Harold MacGrath.

Motion picture poster for "Hearts and Masks" shows a man and woman in costumes, each holding a ten of hearts playing card.

Cupid turns the tables

Motion picture poster for "Cupid turns the tables" shows a man standing in the middle of two women all with their eyes wide and mouths open in surprise; one woman clutches the man's arm.

The going of the white swan

Motion picture poster for "The going of the white swan" shows a man holding the hand of a woman, wearing a fur coat, whose arm is around the shoulder of a boy wrapped in a blanket with bandages on both his head... more

Rosemary, that's for remembrance True love never dies.

Motion picture poster for "Rosemary, That's for Remembrance" shows a man taking the hand of a woman who is holding a bouquet. They are in a formal setting. In the lower right corner is an insert for "Doc Yak's... more

The tell tale knife Catching cattle rustlers.

Motion picture poster for "The Tell Tale Knife" shows a man (Tom Mix) embracing a woman (Goldie Colwell) in western dress. Behind them is a large knife.

4 minutes late A change of heart.

Motion picture poster for "4 Minutes Late" shows a man on a train holding a watch.

The mysterious beauty Following a phantom love.

Motion picture poster for "The Mysterious Beauty" shows a woman entering a dentist's office just as the dentist is extracting a man's tooth.

Kalem presents the chest of fortune complete in two parts The explanation and reconciliation.

Motion picture poster for "The Chest of Fortune" shows a reproduction of a photographic still from the movie.

The great impeeryul sirkus Toddles brings prosperity.

Motion picture poster for "The Great Impeeryul Sirkus" shows a circus ring master sitting on a horse that is on the ground. A crowd of spectators looks on from stands.

On duty, George Kleine presents the uproarious melodramatic farce by Augustine McHugh, Officer 666 in five parts

Motion picture poster for "Officer 666" shows a caricature of a policeman with arms raised as if directing traffic.

The tragedy that lived The fatality of love.

Motion picture poster for "The Tragedy that Lived" shows a man with a gun standing over a man lying on the ground at his feet

Her victory eternal The jealousy of fate.

Motion picture poster for "Her Victory Eternal" shows a woman holding a bouquet surrounded by two men with another woman in the background.

You never can tell A Selig farce comedy.

Motion picture poster for "You Never can Tell" shows two men dressed as gladiators in front of a motion picture camera. In the lower left is an insert for "Who Got Stung" showing a group of women attacking a g... more

The Mexican a courageous revenge.

Motion picture poster for "The Mexican" shows a woman, (possibly Inez Walker), on her knees with child pleading with a man, (possibly Tom Mix).

George Kleine presents Julius Caesar The magnificent photo spectacle in six parts.

Motion picture poster for "Julius Caesar" shows a man in chains, costumed as a Gaul, surrounded by men costumed as Roman soldiers.

Sleepy Sam, the sleuth

Motion picture poster text.

Under four flags / from group by Martiny.

Movie poster showing four soldiers, one from each allied country.

Official United States war films now being shown / The Hegeman Print N.Y.

Poster showing an airplane casting a searchlight on the water, as a sailor on a small gunboat peers through binoculars.

Des Kaisers Weihnachtsreise / HRE.

Poster shows a winter scene at the battfield field. In the background, a church with stars overhead; in the foreground, fence posts with barbed wire strung between them and evergreen trees. Text advertises Neus... more

Official United States war films / H. Devitt Welsh.

Poster showing a battleship with searchlights flaring.

United States official war films / Kerry ; The Hegeman Print N.Y.

Poster showing silhouette of soldiers and firing cannon against a red, white, and blue sky, with United States seal below.

Coming Robert Warwick and Doris Kenyon in "A girl's folly" / KD.

Motion picture poster for "A Girl's Folly" showing a partially draped woman lying at the base of a large mask (tragedy?) which appears to be lamenting the girl's folly.

Sidney [...], West Va. theater

Photograph showing a movie theater playing The Crucible of Life; men are gathered in front of the theater viewing a captured German machine gun and another piece of equipment; signs on the theater display anti-... more

Soll und Haben des Kriegs-jahres 1917 -- in den Union/Theatern / HRE.

Poster shows two coats of arms and crowns(?). Text over the image is film title; text below states where film is being shown.

Der Frieden mit der Ukraine. Neuester Film / HRE.

Poster shows a stylized map of Ukraine and part of a large ring(?). Text is title of film.

Thru special arrangement with the Italian government [...] the Italian battlefront

Motion picture poster, text only, advertising film coverage of World War I in Italy.

Die grosse Schlacht in Frankreich / H.R. Erdt.

Poster shows German soldiers around a cannon. In the background looms an image of General Paul von Hindenburg. Text advertises part 1 of the film "The Great Battle in France."

Höllerkampf an d. Aisne / H.R. Erdt.

Poster shows a side view of a German soldier in battle. His rifle is slung over his shoulder and he has grenades in each hand; a bag of grenades also hangs from his shoulder. Flames(?) surround him. Text is tit... more

Im italienischen Kampfgebiet zwischen Brenta u. Piave: Neuester Film / HRE.

Poster advertises latest war film "On the Italian Battlefield between Brenta and Piave." Film title is written over a coat of arms.

Under four flags Third United States official war picture.

Poster showing Allied soldiers storming over the crest of a hill, carrying bayonets.

William Fox presents bride 13 The serial supreme in fifteen episodes : Episode nine "hurled from the clouds" / / Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O.

Motion picture poster for "Bride 13, episode nine, Hurled from the clouds" showing a woman being pushed out of the cockpit of a seaplane over a large body of water; several battleships cruise the sea beneath th... more

D. W. Griffith presents way down east

Motion picture poster for "Way Down East" shows a man carrying a woman through the snow.

The Crimson skull

Motion picture poster showing a man and woman in western garb with a horse standing between them.

Footfalls

Motion picture poster for "Footfalls" shows six pairs of feet walking down the side of the main title with the silhouette of a man in the background; bottom image shows view of a city.

The Green eyed monster

Motion picture poster text.

Little Lord Fauntleroy

Motion picture poster for "Little Lord Fauntleroy" shows party scene with guest watching Littile Lord Fauntleroy, (Mary Pickford), coming down the steps holding his grandfather's hand, (Claude Gillingwater); in... more

The Norman Film M'F'G Co. presents "the crimson skull" Baffling western mystery photoplay / / Ritchey Lith. Corp. N.Y.

Three panel motion picture poster for "The Crimson Skull" showing, in the top panel, a woman resisting the embrace of a man attempting to kiss her; in the middle panel appear the title and credits along with bu... more

The Cheat

Motion picture poster for "The Cheat" shows Pola Negri, wearing fur coat and jewels being grabbed by Charles de Roche, dressed as an Indian prince.

Ideal Pictures presents Jesus of Nazareth, the story of our lord The prince of peace.

Motion picture poster for "Jesus of Nazareth" shows a portrait of Jesus Christ.

The birth of a nation

Motion picture poster for "The birth of a nation" shows title of film inside large red circle; in background a silouhette of soldiers marching carrying flags.

The Pastime moving picture show

Advertising poster for Thomas Edison's kinetoscope films shows in the background, a boardwalk visible on the horizon; in the foreground, two women are perched on a rock in the ocean, they are wearing turn-of-th... more

The Pastime moving picture show

Advertising poster for Thomas Edison's kinetoscope films shows in the background, a boardwalk visible on the horizon; in the foreground, two women are perched on a rock in the ocean, they are wearing turn-of-th... more

"The Bandit of Point Loma - a stirring western showing how the light-house keeper captured a marauding desperado"

Motion picture poster for "The bandit of Point Loma" shows a man and woman standing together on a cliff looking out at the ocean, a distant settlement, and a lighthouse; man has arm around woman's shoulder.

"The Bandit of Point Loma - a stirring western showing how the light-house keeper captured a marauding desperado"

Motion picture poster for "The bandit of Point Loma" shows a man and woman standing together on a cliff looking out at the ocean, a distant settlement, and a lighthouse; man has arm around woman's shoulder.

Charlie Chaplin in the vagabond / Greenwich Litho. Co. N.Y.

Motion picture poster for "The Vagabond" starring Charlie Chaplin, showing him playing a fiddle for a woman washing clothes in a washtub.

Charlie Chaplin in the vagabond / Greenwich Litho. Co. N.Y.

Motion picture poster for "The Vagabond" starring Charlie Chaplin, showing him playing a fiddle for a woman washing clothes in a washtub.

An Embarrassing predicament

Motion picture poster for "An Embarrassing Predicament" shows a man, a woman and a clergyman.

An Embarrassing predicament

Motion picture poster for "An Embarrassing Predicament" shows a man, a woman and a clergyman.

An Embarrassing predicament

Motion picture poster for "An Embarrassing Predicament" shows a man, a woman and a clergyman.

Wolgast-Nelson Fight Pictures : Wonderful moving pictures of the greatest battle in the history of pugilism.

Motion picture poster for "Wolgast-Nelson Fight Pictures" shows two boxers, Bat Nelson and Ad Wolgast, fighting in ring.

Wolgast-Nelson Fight Pictures : Wonderful moving pictures of the greatest battle in the history of pugilism.

Motion picture poster for "Wolgast-Nelson Fight Pictures" shows two boxers, Bat Nelson and Ad Wolgast, fighting in ring.

Arabia the equine detective

Motion picture poster for "Arabia the Equine Detective" shows Lillian Logan and two men standing next to a horse.

Arabia the equine detective

Motion picture poster for "Arabia the Equine Detective" shows Lillian Logan and two men standing next to a horse.

Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures / Courier Co. litho., Buffalo, N.Y.

Motion picture poster for "Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures" shows people watching motion picture in theater, includes insert of head-and-shoulders portrait of Lyman H. Howe.

Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures / Courier Co. litho., Buffalo, N.Y.

Motion picture poster for "Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures" shows people watching motion picture in theater, includes insert of head-and-shoulders portrait of Lyman H. Howe.

Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures / Courier Co. litho., Buffalo, N.Y.

Motion picture poster for "Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures" shows people watching motion picture in theater, includes insert of head-and-shoulders portrait of Lyman H. Howe.

Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures / Courier Co. litho., Buffalo, N.Y.

Motion picture poster for "Lyman H. Howe's high class moving pictures - new magic pictures" shows people watching motion picture in theater, includes insert of head-and-shoulders portrait of Lyman H. Howe.

The Moving Picture Cowboy Tom Mix doing stunts. The way he told the story, and what he really did.

Motion picture poster for "The moving picture cowboy" shows advertising motion picture comedy of Tom Mix jumping from horse to railroad car in front of photographer and seated on ground with hand on his head.

The Moving Picture Cowboy Tom Mix doing stunts. The way he told the story, and what he really did.

Motion picture poster for "The moving picture cowboy" shows advertising motion picture comedy of Tom Mix jumping from horse to railroad car in front of photographer and seated on ground with hand on his head.

The Moving Picture Cowboy Tom Mix doing stunts. The way he told the story, and what he really did.

Motion picture poster for "The moving picture cowboy" shows advertising motion picture comedy of Tom Mix jumping from horse to railroad car in front of photographer and seated on ground with hand on his head.

"Jimmie the Porter; True Love in Disguise"

Motion picture poster for "Jimmie the porter, true love in disguise" shows an African American man, possibly Sidney Smith, shining shoes.

"Jimmie the Porter; True Love in Disguise"

Motion picture poster for "Jimmie the porter, true love in disguise" shows an African American man, possibly Sidney Smith, shining shoes.