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Creators:
Perkins, James Secor
Gilbreth, Frank Bunker, 1868-1924
Gilbreth, Lillian Moller, 1878-1972
Dates:
1907-2000
bulk 1911-1924
Size:
5 Cubic feet (19 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0803
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists primarily of glass plate slides (negative and positive), photo prints, and stereographs documenting the work undertaken by Frank and Lillian Gilbreth from 1910 to 1924 in the fields of motion study, shop efficiency, and factory organization. Also included are slides dcoumenting the Gilbreth Family, their travels, residences, and friends. The collection also contains the film "The Original Films of Gilbreth The Quest for the One Best Way," 1968 by James S. Perkins.

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Creators:
Mundel, Marvin Everett, 1916-1996 (industrial engineer)
Dates:
1937-1996
Size:
15 Cubic feet (36 boxes)
75 Motion picture films
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0676
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Marvin E. Mundel Industrial Engineering Collection contains correspondence, reports, data, notes, publications, books, charts, certificates, awards, writings, photographs, films and videos that document the life and career of Marvin Mundel, a well-known expert in the field of work management and productivity enhancement.

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Creators:
Halkett, James Nicol, 1895-1953
Dates:
1924-1951
Size:
2 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1455
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the life and work of engineer and inventor James Nicol Halkett.

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Creators:
Newlen, Robert R.
Dates:
undated
Size:
69 Pages ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.newlrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thesis (M.A.)-American University, Washington, D.C., 1979.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 200 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2002.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

RUINS OF ZIMBABWE, a travelogue. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection doe...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Office of Education
Dates:
1972-1995
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-049
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of program material for teachers, students, and the general public pertaining to the understanding and use of museums. Materials include the film "Museums: Where Fun is Learning," and videotape programs such as "Communication: More than Sounds," "Museum Accessibility for the Visually Impaired Visitor," and "Measuring ...

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Creators:
Hooghiemstra, Foppe
Dates:
1957-1959
Size:
2 Film reels (59 minutes, color silent; 800 feet, 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2018.11
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film footage shot by Foppe Hooghiemstra of the Laurence Marshall family expeditions to Namibia, 1957-58 and 1959. Hooghiemstra was a mechanic and shot his own amateur films of his experience. Film footage includes trucks travelling through various terrains and wildlife encountered. He also captures Ju/'hoansi (N!ai featured in "N!ai, Stor of a !Ku...

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Creators:
Crittenden, Evie
Oster, Marvin L.
Oster, Marvin L.
Dates:
circa 1920-1940
Size:
22 Film reels (black-and-white silent reversal; black-and-white silent print; 16,000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2000.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Primarily amateur travel films willed to Smithsonian by Marvin L. Oster. Travel includes Egypt, Scotland, Marrakech, Benares, Ankor, Monte Carlo in the late 1920s and 1930s. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, ...

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Talking Picture Epics
Dates:
1931
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white sound; 1,000 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.15
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

A LAND THAT TIME FORGOT: EAST INDIES (1931) Talking Picture epics, Inc. travelog to Java and Bali (AFI/Kit Parker collection). Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary ...

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Creators:
Vincent, Leon
Dates:
1941-1948
Size:
Film reels (5,400 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.29
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film taken by Leon Vincent of Pt. Barrow Alaska and other locations in Alaska. Footage covers activities of Inuits, primarily. Film shot between 1941 and 1948. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents ...

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