Algie the Miner

(Solax Film Company, 1912)

Algie must prove himself to be a man before his sweetheart’s father will consent to their marriage. He travels west to become a miner under the tutelage of Big Jim but it is not long before Big Jim comes to rely on Algie as much as Algie does on him.


Starring Billy Quirk
Directed by Alice Guy-Blaché, Harry Schenck, and Edward Warren




Image quality:



1080p HD


15 minutes


Additional content

  • An original, scene-specific piano score compiled from period appropriate photoplay music.



  • Stream online or download MP4





Also availabile

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