Productions,
circa 1969-1974

Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 02-171
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1969-1974
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3.33 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12x17 box) (5 film boxes)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Census: Accounting for the Nation" and "Environmental Jazz Room."
"Census: Accounting for the Nation" is a 5-minute film completed in 1974 shown as part of the 1976 exhibition, "We the People." The film is a history of the census animated by Film Polski. Materials include 16 mm and 35 mm release prints, 35 mm negatives, 35 mm music, 35 mm narration, and 35 mm final audio mix.
"Environmental Jazz Room" is a 4-minute film finished in 1969, shown as part of an exhibition about New Orleans jazz bands. Materials include 16 mm original camera rolls, 16 mm prints, and 1/4" audiotape. A few 16 mm preservation copies are also included.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-171, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs, Productions
Access Restriction
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing/listening copies are not currently available. Viewing/listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Film Polski Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
We the People (Exhibition) (1976: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Census: Accounting for the Nation (Motion picture : 1974) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures. -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Environmental Jazz Room (Motion picture : 1969) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Census Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jazz Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Documentary films Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Orleans (La.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures (visual works) Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sound recordings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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