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Uniform title:
Celebrating a Century: The 1876 Philadelphia Exhibition (Motion picture : 1976)  Search this
Museums and community (Video recording : 1988)  Search this
Ode to the Pinniped (Motion picture : 1974)  Search this
Starfish (Documentary film : 1970)  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection descriptions
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Color negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
c 1968-1982
Electronic List in accession file.
Folder List in accession file.
For a description of the record series of which these materials form a part, refer to the "Forms part of" above.
This accession consists of records documenting the production of films and videos including "Celebrating a Century: The 1876 Philadelphia Exhibition;" "Museums and Community;" "Starfish;" and "Ode to the Pinniped." Records also document the production staff and their travels as well as Smithsonian Institution buildings and collections. Materials primarily include production stills in the form of slides, transparencies, prints, contact sheets, and negatives. Materials also include story boards, film prints, subject logs, and exhibit opening images for "Celebrating a Century;" images of staff and events taken during shooting trips; images of Smithsonian Institution buildings and collections; and general financial records for the unit.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Motion pictures--Production and direction  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Video recordings--Production and direction  Search this
Documentary videos  Search this
Documentary films  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 08-047
See more items in:
Production Records 1876, 1963-2002 [Smithsonian Productions]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives