Productions,
circa 1969-1974

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 02-107
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1969-1974
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "The Art of Organic Forms" and "Ode to the Pinniped." "Art of Organic Forms" is 10 minutes in length and accompanied an exhibit at the National Museum of Natural History comparing organic and artistic forms. The film was completed in 1969. "Ode to the Pinniped" is 6 minutes and 50 seconds in length and was featured in the Life in the Sea Hall. The film is told in the style of Lewis Carroll (narrated by Cyril Ritchard) and explores the life and times of the pinniped family. It was completed in 1974. Materials for both films include original camera negatives, soundtracks, A and B rolls, and prints.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-107, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Productions
Access Restriction
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Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ritchard, Cyril Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Life in the Sea Hall Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art of Organic Forms (Motion picture : 1969) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ode to the Pinniped (Motion picture : 1974) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pinnipedia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art and science Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Documentary films Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures (visual works) Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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