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Production Records, 1876, 1963-2002

Catalog Data

Smithsonian Productions  Search this
Webb, Jacqueline Gales  Search this
Cherkezian, Nazaret  Search this
Quinnette, Jean B  Search this
Freeland, Denise  Search this
Johnson, Paul B  Search this
Brownstein, Elizabeth Smith 1930-  Search this
Meehan, John P  Search this
Loveland, Karen  Search this
Tyler, John  Search this
Kaiser, Lisa H  Search this
Turner, Michele  Search this
Schneider, Laura T  Search this
Paulson, John R  Search this
Bradley, Sandra Wentworth  Search this
Physical description:
143.84 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
26.33 cu. ft. processed holdings
Floor plans
Video recordings
Compact discs
Black-and-white negatives
Black-and-white transparencies
Color negatives
Color transparencies
Exhibition catalogs
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Picture postcards
Serials (publications)
Floppy disks
1876, 1963-2002
Series Level Description
To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.
Alphabetic by subject, by production, and unarranged
Consists of records created by Nazaret Cherkezian, Director; Paul B. Johnson, Director; Karen Loveland, Director of Special Projects for the Office of Telecommunications; John Tyler, Radio Production Specialist and Audio Production Manager; Denise Freeland, Marketing and Promotion Specialist; Michele Turner, Associate Producer; Lisa H. Kaiser, Production Researcher; Laura T. Schneider, Audio-Visual Production Specialist; Jean B. Quinnette, Associate Producer; John R. Paulson, Audio-Visual Production Specialist; Elizabeth Smith Brownstein, Media Project Development Specialist; Jacquie Gales Webb, Producer; John P. Meehan, Audio-Visual Production Specialist; and Sandra Wentworth Bradley, Executive Producer documenting the planning, development, and execution of film, video, television, and radio productions and audio recordings for general release, for accompaniment to exhibitions and exhibition halls, for training, and for television spots. Materials include memoranda, correspondence, and notes; production proposals and scripts; interview transcripts; production and post-production schedules; computer editing forms; editing, roll, tape, and audio time logs; music selections; tape catalogues; title lists; story boards; microphone lists; contracts, license agreements, and release forms; grant information; run sheets; air and interview schedules; program reports; budget summaries and expense reports; contracts; casting information; mailing lists for premieres; articles about videos; clippings; blueprints; press releases; fact sheets; contractor and intern files with project descriptions; color and black and white negatives and transparencies of credits; photographs; demonstration DAT tapes; and research materials.
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Budget  Search this
Intellectual property  Search this
Television--Production and direction  Search this
Video recordings--Production and direction  Search this
Radio programs  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00518
Restrictions & Rights:
Records less than 15 years old with sensitive materials. Restricted for 15 years to researchers with written permission from the Chief Information Officer. Contact reference staff for details
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives