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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Department of Education
Dates:
1987-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-034
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of cassette audiotapes and U-matic videotape recordings of lectures presented by staff members of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA), as well as guest lecturers, at docent training classes. The lectures provide information on the Museum's permanent and temporary collections, and the history of African art a...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1976, 1989
Size:
5.58 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-245
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document two productions that accompanied exhibitions: "Preserving an Architectural Heritage: The Decorative Designs by Frank Lloyd Wright" (1989), a 57 minute film, was produced to accompany the traveling exhibition, "Frank Lloyd Wright: Preserving an Architectural Heritage, Decorative Designs from the Domino's Pizza Collection,...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1987-1989
Size:
10.58 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-054
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Office of Telecommunications (OTC) produced nine short films on the role of towboats on the Mississippi River for the Hall of Maritime Enterprise in the National Museum of American History. This footage was used to produce nine short interactive videodiscs to provide visitors the opportunity to learn the history, technology, and commercial...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1998-1999
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-258
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videos created during the production of "Titanic Mail Story" (5:27). This video was completed in 1999 to accompany the National Postal Museum and traveling exhibition "Posted Aboard RMS Titanic." Materials include footage, edited masters, dub master, versions with and without discovery footage, and reference copies.

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Creators:
Paul, Les
Eastman, William
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation.
McGovern, Charles
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Dates:
2005
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1121
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Video recordings, transcripts, and footage logs for the Lemelson Center affiliated Les Paul Project. Interviews were conducted with Les Paul in Mahwah, New Jersey; at the Songwriters Hall of Fame Awards ceremony, the National Inventors Hall of Fame and backstage at the Iridium Building in New York City.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-204
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Smithsonian Expedition Specials." This television series, produced around 1994, included the episodes "Source of the Mekong" and "Elephants of Timbuktu." The series was co-produced by Hearst Entertainment for broadcast on the Arts and Entertainment Network. Materi...

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Creators:
Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Dates:
1963-1986
Size:
0.4 Cubic feet (8 reels and 1 cassette)
Collection ID:
NASM.2008.0016
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Pan American Airways (Pan Am) was active in the airline industry from 1927, when it established a regular scheduled international service, to its bankruptcy in late 1991. This collection consists of six films, two video tapes, and a 1/4 inch audio tape pertaining to Pan Am.

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Creators:
Fiberworks, Center for the Textile Arts
Dates:
1973-2005
bulk 1974-1987
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fibecenf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Fiberworks, Center for the Textile Arts records measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1973-2005, with the bulk of the records dating from 1974-1987. The collection documents the textile arts school, gallery, and studio through administrative records, photographs, printed matter, and audiovisual material. Records include meeting minutes; photographs of artwork, events, and the Fiberworks community; brochures, announcements, newsletters, and clippings; and sound and video recordings from symposiums, lectures, and interviews.

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Creators:
Higgins, Robert P.
Dates:
1992, undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-175
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of video recordings documenting meiofauna. The original footage was taken at the Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce by Robert P. Higgins, a systematic invertebrate zoologist and ecologist as well as Curator in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology at the National Museum of Natural History, 1978-1996. In 1992, ...

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Dates:
2017-2018
Size:
45.6 Gigabytes (19 .wav files)
12 Documents (12 .pdf files)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1498
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Born-digital audio interviews and transcripts with individuals involved in the early development of video games.

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