Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 05-234
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1992-1994
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of video elements created during the production of "Masters of Silver" and "Rescue in the Wild: Endangered Species and Habitat Protection at the Smithsonian Institution." Completed in 1992, "Masters of Silver" (12:47) was produced to accompany a Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Services show of the handwrought silver of Englishman Omar Ramsden, active in London from the turn of the century until 1939. "Rescue in the Wild: Endangered Species and Habitat Protection at the Smithsonian Institution" was produced in 1993 for the Smithsonian National Associates Program, Contributing Membership. Materials include original camera footage (for "Masters of Silver" only), narration, edited masters, protection master (for "Rescue in the Wild" only), and prints. Formats include Betacam, Betacam SP, D-2, 3/4" U-matic, and VHS. Copies of "Rescue in the Wild" and "Masters of Silver" are available in the Reference Library.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-234, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Access Restriction
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Ramsden, Omar, 1873-1939 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smithsonian National Associates Program. Contributing Membership Program (SNAP) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Masters of Silver (Video recording : 1992) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rescue in the Wild: Endangered Species and Habitat Protection at the Smithsonian Institution (Video recording : 1993) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silversmiths Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Silverwork Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Endangered species Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Traveling exhibitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Documentary videos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video recordings -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Videotapes Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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