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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1979
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-134
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consists of film and sound elements for the film, "Thomas Edison and His Amazing Invention Factory." This 28 minute film was made in 1979 to accompany the exhibition, "Edison: Lighting a Revolution" at the National Museum of History and Technology. The film was a biographical piece featuring the invention of electric light a...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Information
Dates:
circa 1964
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created during the production of "Smithsonian's Whale" and "Gunboat." "Smithsonian's Whale" documents the construction of a 92-foot model of a blue whale at the National Museum of Natural History. "Gunboat" most likely accompanied the exhibition of the Gunboat Philadelphia which was installed in the National ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1986
Size:
2.08 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document elements that contributed to the creation of "Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860" the video epilogue to the National Museum of American History's exhibition of the same title. The video was produced during 1986 for the National Museum of American History and was completed in 1987. Materials ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1968 and undated
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-248
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of films shown in the Museum of History and Technology, Hall of American Maritime Enterprise related to marine transportation. Topics include the United States Coast Guard vessel, HMS Eagle; the United States Navy; and the first barge tow down the Mississippi River....

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1988
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audio and video recordings created during the production of the video, "The Reel Jungle." "The Reel Jungle," 1988, was a companion film to the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service exhibition, "Tropical Rainforests: A Disappearing Treasure," which showed the myths and misconceptions that artists a...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1974-1983
Size:
10.14 cu. ft. (11 document boxes) (8 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 588
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of master audio tapes for Radio Smithsonian programs 482-533, 1979, and Smithsonian Galaxy editions 26-76, 1979-1981; and audio tapes of Smithsonian special events, concerts, lectures, interviews, symposia, and openings, 1974-1983.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1981, 1987-1989, 1991
Size:
6.04 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (2 tall document boxes) (1 film box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of video and audiotapes documenting "Creatures Great and Small" (1988), a Smithsonian Video Collection educational production that includes the programs "Dinosaurs" and "Insects: The Little Things that Run the World." Also includes film and audiotapes documenting the National Museum of Natural History exhibition pr...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1989
Size:
4.38 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 film box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-212
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of video and audio elements for the video, "The National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo," 1989; which provides a tour of the National Zoological Park and its Conservation and Research Center in Front Royal, Virginia; shows journeys to other continents on historic expeditions; and visits experts who lead the fight to sav...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1992-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-234
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of video elements created during the production of "Masters of Silver" and "Rescue in the Wild: Endangered Species and Habitat Protection at the Smithsonian Institution." Completed in 1992, "Masters of Silver" (12:47) was produced to accompany a Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Services show of the hand...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Exhibits
Dates:
circa 1980-2002
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (7 folders oversize material)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records offer primary documentation of natural history exhibition production at the Smithsonian. Exhibits include "Ainu: Spirit of a Northern People," "Spiders!," "Japanese Ceramics Today: Masterworks from the Kikuchi Collection," "5000 Years of Korean Art," "Seeds of Change," "Ocean Planet," "Crossroads of Continents: Cultures of Siberia ...

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