circa 1910 nickelodeon and penny arcade
circa 1910 nickelodeon and penny arcade

(standard disclaimer: these links were live in July 2012; apologies in advance if they're no longer active)

Examples

Early Edison Films - American Memory = 341 Edison films from 1891-1922, organized by year, title, or genre
EarlyCinema.com - showcases early playback machines (including the kinetoscope, mutoscope, and vitascope)
Vaudeville short films, University of Virginia Xroads (Quick Time format only)
Virtual Edison Kinetoscope - Museu del Cinema - also Virtual Mutoscope
See also Lumiere's Kinora (1896) - combination Folioscope + Mutoscope - Museu del Cinema

Primary Sources

Joseph Medill Patterson. 1907. "The Nickelodeons," Saturday Evening Post, (November 23).

Secondary Sources

Weal Khairy. 24 March 2010. "Film History: From Vaudeville Houses to Deluxe Theaters," The Cinephile Fix blog.

The Castle Theater in Bloomington, Illniois (1904-1916)
The Castle Theater in Bloomington, Illniois (1904-1916)