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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1993-1996
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-184
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiotapes created during the production of a number of radio specials titled "American Roots" and a proposed radio program titled "American Routes." Both programs featured traditional and contemporary music from across the country and were hosted by Nicholas R. Spitzer. There were multiple "American Roots" specials ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Design and Construction
Dates:
circa 1973-1985
Size:
7.5 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 87-040
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of contracts, cost estimates, blueprints, correspondence, and reports pertaining to construction projects in Smithsonian facilities. Also included are budget (1981-1982), and administrative files, mostly pertaining to personnel. Museums and buildings include: Museum Support Center, Chesapeake Bay Center for Environmental ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1988-1991
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-217
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes used in the production of "Supertour," part of the Smithsonian Video Collection. Hosted by Dudley Moore, the production tours 14 Smithsonian museums with commentary by museum directors and curators regarding their collections. "Supertour" was produced by Andrew B. Ferguson and runs approximately 60 mi...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Finance and Administration
Dates:
1986-1997
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-002
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the development and financing of all aspects of exhibitions. The records were created and maintained by Sarah Newmeyer, Assistant Director, Administrative Division. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, exhibit proposals, funding proposals, budgets, publicity materials, meeting agendas, exhibition schedules, cont...

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Creators:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. Office of the Assistant Director, Finance and Administration
Dates:
1981-1997
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting museum shop activities. Materials include yearly and monthly sales reports, comparisons, policies, budgets, expenses, and contracts related to museum shop construction.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-042
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiotapes created during the production of "Guitar: Art and Soul." This radio program featured a variety of guitar music recorded during a live performance at the National Museum of American History. Materials include original masters on 2" magnetic tape and a program for the live performance.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1982-1983, 1987
Size:
14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-026
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes 16mm and 35mm film, 1/4" audiotapes, videotapes, and cassette recordings documenting the construction of the Quadrangle museum complex and discusses the importance of the collections to be exhibited there. The materials document interviews with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary; Jean Paul Carlhian, Architect of the Quadrangle...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1985, 1994-1995
Size:
1.58 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of film, video, and audio elements documenting the educational production "Search for the Tunguska Meteorite." Materials include 9 film elements (release print, original dupe negative, opt. negative S/T, black & white second position print, preview print, and 16mm mag. S/T); 3 video elements (D2, Beta SP film transfers ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1991-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-021
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document Charles J. Robertson's activity regarding the planning and execution of exhibitions in the National Museum of American Art. Materials include budgets, proposals, financial and funding records, checklists, agreements, publicity material, correspondence, memoranda, notes, loan forms, and contracts...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1980
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-266
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Installation of the Paleo Biology Hall." This film documents the installation of exhibits, particularly a diorama and models of leaves, into the National Museum of Natural History, Paleobiology Hall. Materials include camera originals and narration.

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