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Thomas Edison's 'Black Maria' ('Black Mariah') tin shed where he experimented with moving pictures. It is said to be the world's first moving picture studio and was situated in West Orange, New Jersey, USA. Edison is called described as America's greatest inventor . Thomas Alva Edison ( 1847 – 1931) was an American inventor and businessman who experimented with sound, images and mass communication. His inventions included the phonograph, the electric light bulb, and motion picture cameras.

Thomas Edison's  'Black Maria'  ('Black Mariah') tin shed where he experimented with moving pictures. It is  said to be the world's first moving picture studio and was situated in  West Orange, New Jersey, USA. Edison is called  described as America's greatest inventor . Thomas Alva Edison ( 1847 –  1931) was an American inventor and businessman who  experimented with sound, images and mass communication. His inventions included  the phonograph, the electric light bulb, and motion picture cameras. Stock Photo
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Colin Waters / Alamy Stock Photo

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2G5WTY8

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44.9 MB (2.9 MB Compressed download)

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5906 x 2655 px | 50 x 22.5 cm | 19.7 x 8.9 inches | 300dpi

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31 May 2021

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