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Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1997-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents publicity of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG) in the non-print media and television interviews of HMSG staff. Materials include VHS videotapes.

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Creators:
Soderstrom, Thomas R.
Dates:
circa 1960-1979
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 85-167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of Thomas R. Soderstrom's professional correspondence, primarily documenting his research on bamboo.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1980-2002
Size:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-137
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes records documenting the film, video, and radio production activities of Paul B. Johnson, Director. Material consists of correspondence and memoranda; production proposals; information on the Nippon Hoso Kyokai (NHK)-Smithsonian Institution collaborative television project; budget summaries; information on the Smithsonia...

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Dates:
April 23-August 27, 2006
Size:
1 video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-076
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition of New Orleans photographer J. Nash Porter's portraits of the Mardi Gras Indians, capturing them at close range and documenting their "true essence" and "cultural flavor" from an insider's point of view. The exhibit, held at the museum from April 23, 2006 - October 15, 2006, featured more than 40 images documenting the rich tradition of New Orleans' Mardi Gras Indians including the construction of suits (handmade costumes), practices, second liners, and other participants in this urban folk street ritual. On display also were full Mardi Gras Indian suits and beaded patches. For more than 35 years, Porter (1942-2007) documented the masking traditions and community support of the Black Mardi Gras Indians. These records include correspondence and video footage.

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Creators:
Lemelson Center
Dates:
1992-2002
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-119
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of supplemental materials for teachers to accompany Lemelson Center programs. Materials include teacher packets, proposals, and briefing papers.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1967, 1976, 1982, 1988, 1991, 1994-1995, 1998, 2001, undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Enormous Egg;" "National Zoo: Think Tank;" "As They Really Are;" "Big Cats and How They Came to Be;" "Bengal Tiger;" "Changes: The Story of Evolution and Speciation;" and "First Look at Kumari." "Enormous Egg" is a story for children about a pet dinosaur. T...

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Dates:
1996
Size:
9 video recordings (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1993-008
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Film to tape transfer of 16mm color positive work print.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
circa 1985-1991
Size:
18.58 cu. ft. (18 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 594
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records primarily document the planning for University of the Air (after 1988 Smithsonian Project Discovery) and The Buried Mirror. Many of the records were created by Elizabeth S. Brownstein, media project development specialist, Office of Telecommunications (OTC). Also included are files of Adrian Malone, production chairman, and Edwar...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Education Office
Dates:
1991-2000
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-213
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of interviews, raw footage, and final products of videos created by the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Education Department. Many of the titles accompany exhibits at the museum. Materials include audiotape study guides, VHS, Betacam SP, and U-Matics.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1981, 1991
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-212
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videos documenting accessibility training for Smithsonian Institution staff. "Museum Accessibility for the Visually Impaired Visitor," completed in 1981, was used as a staff training video. Other materials in this accession are videotapes of staff accessibility training seminars. Materials include a dub and a final ...

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