Summary
Collection ID:
Accession 06-017
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1993
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 audio and video elements created during the production of the compact disk-interactives (CD-Is) "Downhome Blues" and "Uptown Blues." These titles, produced in cooperation with Philips Interactive Media of America, were part of the commercial CD-I series "Treasures of Smithsonian." "Downhome Blues" and "Uptown Blues" featured rural and urban blues musicians respectively and were marketed beginning in FY 1994. Materials include footage, audio recordings, narration, music mixes, masters, protection masters, and dubs in a variety of audio and video formats.

Notes
SI Records

Using the Collection
Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-017, 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/listening copies are not currently available. Viewing/listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.

Keywords
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Philips Interactive Media of America (Firm) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Uptown Blues (Video recording : 1993) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Downhome Blues (Video recording : 1993) Title Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blues musicians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Interactive multimedia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video recordings -- Production and direction Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Documentary videos Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Smithsonian Institution Archives
Washington, D.C.
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