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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1970, 1995-1996, undated
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-250
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of exhibition films. "Rube Goldberg: Or Doing It the Hard Way" accompanied a 1970 retrospective of Rube Goldberg's work at the National Museum of History and Technology, titled "Do It the Hard Way: Rube Goldberg and Modern Times." Goldberg was an engineer, inventor,...

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Dates:
1959 January 31
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Animals and Industry Household pets, zoos, and aquariums fill valuable role. Conservation programs protect wildlife and provide animals for hunters. Hunting a major industry. Billions are invested in cattle and poultry that provide food and clothing. Laboratory animals used in researching drugs and medical techniques. Study of animal psychology has...

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Dates:
1955 May 28
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Georgia Blind workers making the B-47 Stratojet bomber save taxpayers money. Disabled employees; military. Lockheed Aircraft Corp., Marietta, GA. New Hampshire Power saw on aluminum shaft. Brushmaster Saw, Inc., Keene, NH. Oklahoma Skelly Agriculture Achievement Awards provide public acclaim to American farmer. Shelly Oil Co., Tulsa, OK. Washing...

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Dates:
1956 September
Level:
item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0507
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

New York Cocoa is made into chocolate. Forming and wrapping candy bars; food industry. Nestle Co., Fulton, NY. Ohio Gas pumped through gas lines. Gas required for synthetics, industry, and homes. Women demonstrate gas-generated appliances. Ohio Fuel Gas Co., Columbus, OH. Texas Molding the inexpensive plastic disposable cup. Crown Plastic Cup Co....

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1967, 1976, 1982, 1988, 1991, 1994-1995, 1998, 2001, undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Enormous Egg;" "National Zoo: Think Tank;" "As They Really Are;" "Big Cats and How They Came to Be;" "Bengal Tiger;" "Changes: The Story of Evolution and Speciation;" and "First Look at Kumari." "Enormous Egg" is a story for children about a pet dinosaur. T...

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Creators:
Reed, Theodore H., interviewee
Dates:
1989-1994
Size:
5.38 cu. ft. processed holdings.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9568
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Weems, Katharine Lane, 1899-
Dates:
1865-1989
Size:
14.8 Linear feet
3 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.weemkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, extensive diaries, correspondence, notes, writings, business records, sketchbooks and drawings, project files, scrapbooks, printed materials, photographs and slides, motion picture film, and videotape relating to Weem's education and career as a sculptor. Also included are ca. 1 foot of papers of Weems' aunt, watercolorist Ka...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Accession 96-024
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Agfa (film manufactuer)
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S04.01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

"E Miss Minor Monroe School" on film edge. Agfa Nitrate Film edge imprint. Classroom display, "Our Aquarium," with fish tanks and pictures of marine life.

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Creators:
American Zoo and Aquarium Association
Dates:
1963-1992
Size:
68 cu. ft. (68 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-024
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files from Robert Wagner, Chief Administrative Officer of the American Zoo and Aquarium Association (AZA). These records contain memoranda and correspondence from various zoos, parks, aquariums, animal farms, and breeding grounds within the United States. Materials also include a variety of information on various ...

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