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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 Public Affairs
Dates:
circa 1969-1974
Size:
3.33 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 12x17 box) (5 film boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-171
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Census: Accounting for the Nation" and "Environmental Jazz Room." "Census: Accounting for the Nation" is a 5-minute film completed in 1974 shown as part of the 1976 exhibition, "We the People." The film is a history of the census animated by Film Polski. Material...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1982-1983
Size:
2.08 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-115
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Yorktown," produced by Guggenheim Productions Inc. with oversight from the Office of Telecommunications. The 28 minute film was completed and released in 1982, and was created to commemorate the bicentennial of the Battle of Yorktown, the final battle of the ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1983 and undated
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-057
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials produced by the Office of Telecommunications. The production in this accession is "Telling Lives: That Damn Cowboy." It is the pilot program for a series on the art of biography, shot on location at Theodore Roosevelt's home, Sagamore Hill, and hosted by National Portrait Gallery Historian, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1979, 1986
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-120
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 16mm film and 1" videotape documenting the 1979 production, "Thomas A. Edison and His Amazing Invention Factories," a companion film to the exhibition, "Edison: Lighting a Revolution." The 28 minute film was a biography featuring the invention of electric light and the founding of research labs. The film won the ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1969-1984
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-072
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting planning and production of proposed and completed films for a variety of purposes. Films documented in this collection include "Sawyer and His Mill," "Art of Organic Forms," "Smithsonian: Inside the Nation's Attic," "Rube Goldberg: Or Doing It the Hard Way," "Big Cats and How They Came to Be,...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1976
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-007
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of film and video created during the production of "Big Cats and How They Came to Be." This 10-minute film, animated by Film Polski, tells the story of the evolution of the genus panthera. It was created for the National Zoological Park. The film won the 1976 CINE Golden Eagle and a diploma at the Sixth International ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1978
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-108
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Peril on the Sea." This film, completed in 1978, is a compilation of maritime disasters as shown in Hollywood movies. It accompanied an exhibit in the Hall of American Maritime Enterprise and is 11 minutes and 50 seconds long. Materials include A and B rolls ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1976
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Columbus and His Time." This 10-minute film accompanied an exhibition of the same name at the National Museum of History and Technology and features Christopher Columbus. Versions exist in both English and Spanish. Materials include narration, music, mixes, ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1970, 1985
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Laser 10," a film that accompanied the National Museum of History and Technology exhibition of the same name. The exhibition celebrated the tenth anniversary of the invention of the laser. Materials include narration on 1/4" audiotape and prints on 16 mm fi...

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