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Creators:
Community Life, Div. of (NMAH, SI)
Erol's Video Club.
Dates:
undated
1935-1993
Size:
24 Cubic feet (80 boxes, 11 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0748
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Video Press Kit Collection contains press kits produced from the late 1970s to the early 1990s for over 5,000 film titles for domestic and foreign productions dating from the 1930s to the early 1990s. This collection was created by Erol's Video Club in Springfield, Virginia. The date span of the collection reflects the release dates of the films profiled in the press kits.

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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 1005f., an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Stepin' Fetchit Descriptive Summary: a comedy routine 2. Shag dancers Descriptive Summary: six couples illustrate various steps with narration/description 3. Big Apple Contest Descriptive Summary: five couples dancing 4. Perry Como and John Bubbles, see also #491.231-10 5....

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item
Size:
1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 728f., b&w, An excerpt from the movie of the same name. Copyright: 1947 Corporate Creator: United Artists Producer: Charles R. Rogers Director: Alfred E. Green Performer(s): (as listed, but not appearing in this excerpt): Tommy Dorsey, Jimmy Dorsey, Janet Blair, Paul Whiteman, Charlie Barnet, Henry Busse, Mike Pingatore, Z...

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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Copyright: 1967 Corporate Creator: Universal Studios, distributed by MCA-TV Performer(s): hosted by Leonard Feather Song Title(s): 1. "Temptation", Red Norvo (vibes), with Tal Farlow (g), and Red Mitchell (b), fromJimmy Dorsey Varieties (1952) (see 491.56) Hickory House is cited; Norvo had played there earlier. 2. "Loch Lomond", Maxine Sullivan...

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Dates:
1980-01-30
Level:
item
Size:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Wednesday, January 30, 1980, Songleaders' Workshop, Session I: "Introductions Through Song" Bernice Johnson Reagon, Director of the Program in African American Culture in Performing Arts at the Smithsonian Institution, welcomes conference attendees. Bernice Johnson Reagon introduces Julian Euell, Assistant Secretary for Public Service, Smithsonia...

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item
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1 Motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 1003f., b&w Copyright: 1957 Corporate Creator: CBS: The Seven Lively Arts (Studio 58) Producer: Robert Herridge Director: Jack Smight Performer(s): Count Basie Orchestra: Count Basie, Roy Eldridge, Freddy Greene, Eddie Jones, Jo Jones, Emmett Berry, Doc Cheatham, Joe Newman, Joe Wilder, trumpets: Benny Morton, Vic Dickinso...

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
Dates:
1998
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (microcassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-055
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Conversation about producing a documentary film. Specifically, the importance of both sound and image; necessary equipment; technical aspects and elements of production; interviewing techniques; cinematography and sound tips; planning and outlining the film; and funding, marketing and focus groups are discussed.

Discussion. Audio only. Very poor audio quality. Part of the Teenarama Collection. Dated 19981012.

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
between 1978-1992
Size:
3145 Slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The collection primarily includes photographs of Limba peoples taken by anthropologist Simon Ottenberg during field research in northern Sierra Leone within Bafodea Town, the capital of Wara Wara Bafodea Chiefdom, and Guinea, from October 1978 through July 1980. The collection also includes photographs taken while conducting field research at an Afikpo village-group, in southeastern Nigeria, from January 30, 1988 to February 5, 1988 and in 1992.

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Creators:
Wood, Priscilla
Quilles, Mario
Quiles, Manuel, 1908-1989
Dates:
1944-1947.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0765
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Home movies documenting various events in a small, close-knit, South Bronx, New York community of Puerto Ricans who came to the mainland U.S. in the 1920s and 1930s. The films depict birthdays, weddings and Christmas celebrations.

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Creators:
Horwitt, (George) Nathan, 1889-1990.
Dates:
[193-]-[196-]
Size:
4 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1991-127-1
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This collection documents Horwitt's major projects from the 1930s to the 1960s.Project files include drawings, sketches, blueprints, correspondence, patents, legal correspondence, clippings, financial reports, and advertisements for Horwitt's projects. Samples of logos and letterheads he designed are included as well. The most thorough documentation pertains to the Braquette, the Cyclometer, the Museum Watch, and the Beta Chair. Drawings, sketches, blueprints, and plans are boxed separately, mostly flat. Interviews with individuals who worked with and knew Horwitt are on audio cassettes, "Recollections of Nathan Horwitt." Two short videos, "The Legend behind the Museum Watch" and "Movado Worldwide Museum" are stored on 3/4 in. video cassettes.

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