Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 05-267
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1981, 1995
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of camera rolls used in the production of "John Bull: The World's Oldest Operable Locomotive" (5:11). This 1981 film documents the John Bull, the world's oldest operable locomotive, running down the rails under its own steam on the occasion of its 150th anniversary. It accompanies the National Museum of American History exhibition, "Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860."

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-267, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Access Restriction
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Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
National Museum of American History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860 (Exhibition) (1986: Washington, D.C.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
John Bull: The World's Oldest Operable Locomotive (Documentary film : 1981) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
John Bull (Steam locomotive) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Steam locomotives Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Museum exhibits Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motion pictures -- Production and direction 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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