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Assessing habitat use by nekton on the continental slope using archived videotapes from submersibles

Author:
Felley, J.D
Vecchione, M
Type:
Citations
Date:
1995
Topic:
North Carolina
sea floor fauna
continental slope
Taxonomy:
Cephalopoda--Cephalopods
Cephalopoda--Ommastrephidae--Illex--illecebrosus
Cephalopoda--Octopodidae--Bathypolypus--sp
Data Source:
Cephalopod Bibliography
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Videotape

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 2.5 cm x 12.7 cm x 20.3 cm; in x 5 in x 8 in
Object Name:
videotape
Subject:
Biolistic Gene Guns
Biotechnology and Genetics
Science & Mathematics
ID Number:
1991.0785.04
Catalog number:
1991.0785.04
Accession number:
1991.0785
Description (Brief):
This videotape is the original copy of a recording of microscopic imagery of cells that have been shot with microprojectiles (tiny bullets) using a prototype biolistic gene gun. Biolistic gene guns are used to genetically transform plants by shooting microprojectiles covered in DNA into plant cells. The video shows microprojectiles inside of living cells. In some shots cytoplasmic streaming can be seen moving the microprojectiles around in the cells. The recording is approximately 30 minutes long and has no sound.
To learn more about biolistic gene guns, please see gene gun prototype II (object number 1991.0785.02) or gene gun prototype III (object number 1991.0785.01.1).
Location:
Currently not on view
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Biotechnology and Genetics
Biolistic Gene Guns
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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Videotapes, 1989, 1992

Creator:
Smithsonian Associates
Physical description:
2.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Videotapes
Date:
1989
1989-1992
1989, 1992
Topic:
Public relations
Media programs (Education)
Local number:
SIA RS01469
Category:
Series Level Description
Summary:
Consists of videotapes of programs sponsored or co-sponsored by The Smithsonian Associates and other agencies. Materials include videotapes.
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Videotapes 1989, 1992 [Smithsonian Associates]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes, 1989, 1992

Creator:
Smithsonian Associates
Subject:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program
Physical description:
2.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1989
1989-1992
1989, 1992
Topic:
Media programs (Education)
Local number:
SIA Acc. 96-033
Summary:
These records consist of videotapes of programs sponsored or co-sponsored by The Smithsonian Associates, and other agencies, including The Wall Street Journal. Programs were filmed at the Smithsonian Institution.
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Videotapes 1989, 1992 [Smithsonian Associates]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes, 1987

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars
Subject:
United States Constitution
Constitutional Roots, Rights and Responsibilities (Symposium) (1987: Washington, D.C.)
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1987
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education
Congresses and conventions
Local number:
SIA RU000499
Notes:
For an administrative history of the Office of Symposia and Seminars, see record unit 495.
Summary:
These records consist of videotapes documenting the 200th Anniversary of the Constitution of the United States. They were made in conjunction with the symposium Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities.
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Records circa 1971-1984 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Symposia and Seminars]
Films and Videotapes 1971-1984, 1987 [Smithsonian Institution Office of Interdisciplinary Studies]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Productions, 1993-1994

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications
Subject:
Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
Smithsonian Institution
Physical description:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Place:
Japan
United States
Date:
1993
1993-1994
Topic:
Foreign television programs
History
Social life and customs
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-213
Summary:
This accession consists of videotapes created during the production of a number of joint television ventures between Nihon Hoso Kyokai, a Japanese television network, and the Smithsonian Institution. Some programs deal with aspects of the Smithsonian and others with American history and culture. Materials include dubs and copies on VHS.
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Productions 1938-2003 and undated [Smithsonian Productions]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes, undated

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach Naturalist Center
Physical description:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Date:
undated
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects
Natural history museums
Science--Study and teaching
Local number:
SIA Acc. 12-595
Summary:
This accession consists of videotapes of docent-led activities at the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center, 1976-2011, provided hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. Materials also include an audiocassette.
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Videotapes c. 1984-2002, undated [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Productions, 1991-1992

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications
Subject:
Fuentes, Carlos
Bolívar, Simón 1783-1830
Velázquez, Diego 1599-1660
Comisión Nacional del Quinto Centenario del Descubrimiento de América (Spain)
Sogetel (Firm)
Discovery Channel (Firm)
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Culture:
Columbus Quincentenary, 1992-1993
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Place:
Latin America
Spain
Date:
1991
1991-1992
Topic:
Architecture, Baroque
Don Quixote (Fictitious character) in art
Hispanic Americans
Indians of North America
Indians of South America
Latin Americans
Civilization
Local number:
SIA Acc. 05-026
Summary:
This accession consists of video from the production "The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World." The five video series was written and narrated by Mexican writer and social commentator Carlos Fuentes and tells the story of Spanish and Latin American civilizations from the beginning of history to the present. Each video is 59 minutes long and is recorded in both English and Spanish. The Spanish version is titled "El espejo enterrado reflexiones sobre Espaą y el nuevo mundo." The videos were presented by Sogetel in association with the Smithsonian Institution and Comisin̤ Nacional del Quinto Centenario del Descubrimiento de Amřica (Spain). They were first aired in the United States on the Discovery Channel in conjunction with the Columbus Quincentenary. "The Virgin and the Bull" (Program 1) explores the mix of people that created Latin America and the uniqueness of their culture. "Conflict of the Gods" (Program 2) retraces and describes the Indian world. "The Age of Gold" (Program 3) details the new found riches and changes in the society, as seen in Don Quixote, Diego Velazquez's paintings, and the baroque style of architecture. "The Price of Freedom" (Program 4) follows the path of the freedom fighter Simon Bolivar and the ramifications of their won freedom. "Unifinished Business" (Program 5) discusses the enormous changes in Spain, Latin America, and Hispanic communities. Materials include release prints on VHS in English and Spanish, Spanish-language voice-overs on 1" magnetic tape, and edited master and submaster for a promotional video about the series.
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Productions 1938-2003 and undated [Smithsonian Productions]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Gerber Fabric Cutter Video Documentation, 1995-1996

Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
Liebhold, Peter
Subject:
Gerber, H. Joseph 1924-1996
Gerber Company
Physical description:
2.5 cu. ft.: 9 boxes
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Place:
United States
Grand Rapids (Mich.)
Michigan
Connecticut
Date:
1995
1995-1996
1940-1990
1920-2000
20th century
1950-2000
1990-2000
Topic:
Clothing trade
Cutting machines
Industrial factories
Inventions
Factories
Machinery
Automation
Garment workers
Work
Fabric cutters
Computerized instruments
Inventors
Local number:
1997.3157 (NMAH Acc.)
Notes:
H. Joseph Gerber invented the computer-controlled fabric cutter.
Summary:
This videohistory documents the inventor, engineers, assembly workers, operators and other technicians who worked with the Gerber S-70 computer-controlled fabric cutter. It shows the Gerber Fabric Cutter in operation, with Peter Liebhold explaining. The Gerber Fabric Cutter S-70 is part of a systematic approach to layout and cutting that has revolutionized the needle trades. This video history contains original, master, and reference videos, Dictaphone microcassettes, and tape digests and notes documenting the development, operation and use of the Gerber Fabric Cutter S-70 in three locations: H.I.S., Inc., in Bruceton, Tennessee (Chic blue jeans use of cutter); General Motors in Grand Rapids, Michigan (automotive use of the cutter); and Gerber Scientific Instrument Company in Hartford, Connecticut (Gerber corporate office and invention factory). The video footage documents H. Joseph Gerber, engineers, assembly workers, operators, and other technicians who worked with the cutter at the three locations. Footage from the Tennessee and Michigan sites provides insight into the complexity of introducing a new technology into the workplace and documents operators and managers discussing the effect of the cutter on workflow, quality, personnel, and attitudes towards the job. Footage from Connecticut documents the engineers who developed the cutter and provides valuable insight into the invention process. Collection includes oral history audio tapes, original, master, and reference videos, and notes documenting Liebhold's visits to Bruceton, Tennessee, Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Hartford, Connecticut.
Series 1, Notes, 1995-1996: includes documentation created by Peter Liebhold in preparation for his site visits to Bruceton, Tennessee, Grand Rapids, Michigan, and Hartford, Connecticut. Includes lists of potential interviewees, questions for employees, and general notes detailing observations at each site. The H. Joseph Gerber interview file consists of a brief tape digest keyed to each of the seven microcassettes, notes from the interview, and the questions asked of Mr. Gerber. The Gerber Scientific Instrument Company file contains a video digest for only three interviews: Ed Roth, Fred Rosen, and Larry Wolfson.
Series 2, Audio tapes (microcassettes), 1995 June: seven Dictaphone microcassettes of oral history interviews with H. Joseph Gerber conducted by Peter Liebhold, Curator, American History Museum and Stanley Leven, Director and Secretary of Gerber Scientific Instrument Company.
Series 3, Original Videos (BetaCam SP), 1996: 38 BetaCam SP video tapes, 19 hours.
Series 4, Master Videos (BetaCam SP), 1996: 26 BetaCam SP tapes, 19 hours.
Series 5, Reference videos (1/2" VHS), 1996: 26 12" VHS tapes, total 13 hours.
Cite as:
Gerber Fabric Cutter Video Documentation, February 1995-1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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Audiotapes and Videotapes, 1970-1989

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Albert Einstein Planetarium
Physical description:
39.64 cu. ft. processed holdings
1 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1970
1970-1989
Topic:
Planetariums
Astronautical museums
Local number:
SIA RS00186
Category:
Series Level Description
Summary:
This series consists of audio and video recordings of presentations made at the National Air and Space Museum, Albert Einstein Planetarium. Materials include audiotapes and videotapes.
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Audiotapes and Videotapes 1970-1989 [National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Albert Einstein Planetarium]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes, undated

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Office of Museum Programs
Subject:
Organ, R. M
Physical description:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Topic:
Conservation and restoration
Preservation of materials
Local number:
SIA Acc. 87-178
Summary:
This accession consists of 80 master 3/4" U-Matic videotapes documenting the Robert Organ Lecture series, "Conservation Orientation for Museum Personnel."
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes, c. 1984-2002

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education Naturalist Center
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Date:
1984
1984-2002
c 1984-2002
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects
Museums--Press coverage
Natural history museums
Science--Study and teaching
Special events
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-218
Summary:
This accession consists of videotapes documenting the opening of the Naturalist Center as well as events and programs of the Naturalist Center. The Naturalist Center provides hands-on learning experiences for students and adults through the use of study collections. Videotapes include programs recorded by the Natural Museum of Natural History and those produced by the media.
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Videotapes c. 1984-2002, undated [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Office of Education and Outreach]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes, September 21-24, 1986

Creator:
National Forum on BioDiversity (1986: Washington, D.C.)
Subject:
Ehrlich, Paul R
Gould, Stephen Jay
Wilson, Edward Osborne 1929-
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution Directorate of International Activities
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Brochures
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Date:
1986
September 21-24, 1986
Local number:
SIA Acc. 92-030
Summary:
This accession consists of videotapes documenting the National Forum on BioDiversity held in Washington, D.C., in September 1986. The Forum, co-sponsored by the Smithsonian's Directorate of International Activities and the National Academy of Sciences, includes keynote addresses and lectures by scientists such as E. O. Wilson, Paul Ehrlich, and Stephen Jay Gould. Also included is a schedule of activities for the Forum.
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Videotapes and Audiotapes 1986-2002 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Systematic Biology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes and Audiotapes, 1986-2002

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Systematic Biology
Subject:
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Biodiversity Program
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Systematic Biology
National Forum on BioDiversity
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Date:
1986
1986-2002
Topic:
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Natural history museums
Local number:
SIA Acc. 07-210
Summary:
This accession consists of videotapes and audiocassettes documenting the National Forum on BioDiversity sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution and the National Academy of Sciences in September 1986 and the National Forum on BioDiversity sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution in May 2002. This accession also documents other programs and projects related to the activities of the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Biodiversity Program and its successor unit, NMNH, Dept. of Systematic Biology. Materials include VHS videotapes, audiocassettes, and programs for the 1986 forum.
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Videotapes and Audiotapes 1986-2002 [National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Systematic Biology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Videotapes and Audiotapes, circa 1970-1989

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Albert Einstein Planetarium
Subject:
Albert Einstein Spacearium (NASM)
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Albert Einstein Spacearium
Physical description:
39.64 cu. ft. (12 document boxes) (58 tall document boxes)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Date:
1970
1970-1989
circa 1970-1989
Topic:
Aerospace museums
Aeronautical museums
Local number:
SIA RU000520
Summary:
This collection consists of videotapes and audiotapes of Spacearium presentations.
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Audiotapes and Videotapes 1970-1989 [National Air and Space Museum (U.S.) Albert Einstein Planetarium]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Audiovisual Files, 1981-1989

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Curatorial - Near Eastern Art
Subject:
Atıl, Esin
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Freer Gallery of Art
Physical description:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Videotapes
Collection descriptions
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1981
1981-1989
Topic:
Art museum curators
Art museums
Local number:
SIA Acc. 01-230
Summary:
These records consist of audiovisual records maintained by Esin Atil, Associate Curator of Near Eastern Art and, later, Coordinator of Special Programs. Materials include VHS and Beta videotapes of seminars and exhibitions, a VHS tape of "The Legacy of Mamluks," and a 16 mm print of "Mirror of Kings: Tales from Kalila Wa Dimna." "Mirror of Kings: Tales from Kalila Wa Dimna" was produced by Smithsonian Productions. See accesssion 01-203 for additional paper records created by Karen Loveland, Producer, Smithsonian Productions.
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Audiovisual Records 1981-1989 [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Curatorial - Near Eastern Art]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Secretary Adams Videotaping Session

Author:
Tinsley, Jeff
Subject:
Adams, Robert McCormick 1926-
Woodman, Lee
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1989
Topic:
Secretaries
Smithsonian Information Center Theater
Videotaping Session
Office of Telecommunications
Management--Museums
Secretariats
Standard number:
89-13543-13
Restrictions:
No restrictions
Category:
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Notes:
Featured in Torch Supplement, September 1994
Summary:
In a 1989 videotaping session, Secretary Adams welcomes visitors to the Smithsonian. The segment ran in the Smithsonian Institution Building Information Center theater. Lee Woodman, producer in the Office of Telecommunications, directs the camera crew.
Contained within:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Accession 98-015 Box 2 Folder September 1994
Contact information:
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
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Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program Records, c. 1983-2006

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Center for Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics
Subject:
Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Dept. of Zoological Research
Physical description:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Type:
Digital versatile discs
Collection descriptions
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Electronic records
Place:
Reserva Biológica de Poço das Antas (Brazil)
Date:
1983
1983-2006
c 1983-2006
Topic:
Golden lion tamarin
Special events
Wildlife reintroduction
Zoo animals
Zoos
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-145
Summary:
This accession consists of audiovisual and photographic materials collected and maintained by the Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program. Some materials consist of video and audio footage recorded by the National Zoological Park (NZP). Additional recordings were primarily created by other zoos, production companies, or television stations. Many of the recordings feature NZP's free-ranging golden lion tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia) and the staff responsible for them. Some recordings feature the release of golden lion tamarins into the wild at Reserva Biológica de Poço das Antas. A few video recordings and still images document NZP events related to golden lion tamarins. Prior to 2003, materials were collected by the Dept. of Zoological Research. Materials include video, audio, and images. Some materials are in electronic format.
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Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program Records 1969-2006 [National Zoological Park (U.S.) Center for Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Warren M. Robbins Papers, 1923-2009

Creator:
Robbins, Warren M
Subject:
Robbins, Warren M
Bellow, Saul
Angelou, Maya
Gross, Chaim 1904-1991
Howard, Frances Humphrey
Soyer, Raphael 1899-1987
Hayakawa, S. I (Samuel Ichiyé) 1906-1992
Humphrey, Hubert H (Hubert Horatio) 1911-1978
Museum of African Art (U.S.)
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)
Smithsonian Institution
United States Foreign Service
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Place:
Worcester (Mass.)
Date:
1923
1923-2009
Topic:
Art, African
Museum directors
Local number:
SIA Acc. 13-136
Summary:
This accession consists of the personal papers of Warren M. Robbins, founder and director of the Museum of African Art which became a part of the Smithsonian Institution in 1979 and was later renamed the National Museum of African Art. The records document his early life growing up in Worcester, Massachusetts; his work in the Foreign Service; his work at the Museum of African and the National Museum of African Art; his lectures and interviews regarding African art; and his personal relationships with a variety of individuals including Saul Bellow, Maya Angelou, Chaim Gross, S. I. Hayakawa, Frances Humphrey Howard, Hubert H. Humphrey, and Raphael Soyer. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, publications, lectures, audiovisual materials, images, clippings, and other related materials. Some materials are in German and French.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Animal Research Records, c. 1966-1984

Creator:
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Dept. of Zoological Research
Subject:
Buechner, Helmut K (Helmut Karl)
Eisenberg, John Frederick 1935-
Kleiman, Devra G
Boness, Daryl J
Xanten, William A
Friends of the National Zoo (U.S.)
Physical description:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1966
1966-1984
c 1966-1984
Topic:
Animal behavior
Antelopes
Bears
Dik-diks
Duikers
Elephants
Foxes
Giant panda
Giraffe
Golden lion tamarin
Hippopotamus
Indian rhinoceros
Lectures and lecturing
Oryx
Polar bear
Red panda
Sable antelope
Spectacled bear
Tasmanian devil
Training
Wild dogs
Zoo animals
Zoology--Research
Zoos
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-158
Summary:
This accession consists of records documenting behavioral observations of animals at the National Zoological Park. Species documented in this accession include bush dogs, crab-eating foxes, giant pandas (by Devra G. Kleiman and William A. Xanten), lesser pandas, Asian elephants (by John Eisenberg), Tasmanian devils, giraffes, Nile hippopotamus, Indian rhinoceros (by Helmut K. Buechner), spectacled bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sloth bears (by Daryl J. Boness), polar bears (by Daryl J. Boness), sable antelope (by Helmut K. Buechner), bongos, dik diks, oryx, duikers, and golden lion tamarins (by Helmut K. Buechner). Materials include raw and edited audio, film, and video footage. Materials also include a Friends of the National Zoo training video which includes clips from the Dept. of Zoological Research observations as well as a few lecture recordings.
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Animal Research Records 1954, 1962-2008 [National Zoological Park (U.S.) Center for Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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