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Productions

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videotapes
Date:
1987-1996
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting the creation of audiovisual productions for the National Museum of American History exhibition, "Information Age: People, Information and Technology." This permanent exhibition chronicles the birth and growth of the electronic information age with a special focus on how information technology has changed the way people live and work. Audiovisual pieces of this exhibition include a theater and an award-winning 12-screen video wall. Materials in this accession include a master composite, dubmasters, straight transfers, dubs, and viewing copies.
Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museum exhibits  Search this
Information technology  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Documentary videos  Search this
Video recordings -- Production and direction  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-104, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 06-104
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Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-104

Building Technology and Civil Engineering Interest Group

Collection Author:
Society for the History of Technology  Search this
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 204 (Subgroup I), Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1995
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research, but is stored offsite. Arrangements must be made with the Archives Center staff two weeks prior to a scheduled research visit.

Subgroup II: Technology and Culture Records

Series 2: Correspondence, 1965-1988

Files are restricted for thirty years from the most recent date of the correspondence. They may be opened, on a case-by-case basis, through appeal to the SHOT Editorial Committee.

Series 4: Editorial Review of Articles, 1960-1993

Files are restricted for thirty years from the most recent date of the review. They may be opened, on a case-by-case basis, through appeal to the SHOT Editorial Committee.

Series 9: Published Files, 1982-1994

Files are restricted for thirty years from the date of the last correspondence in the individual folder. They may be opened, on a case-by-case basis, through appeal to the SHOT Editorial Committee.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Society for the History of Technology Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Society for the History of Technology Records
Society for the History of Technology Records / Subgroup I: General Records / Series 10: Officers Files / 10.10m: John Krige Files (President)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0400-ref3607

Building Technology and Civil Engineering Interest Group

Collection Author:
Society for the History of Technology  Search this
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 207 (Subgroup I), Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1993 - 1995
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research, but is stored offsite. Arrangements must be made with the Archives Center staff two weeks prior to a scheduled research visit.

Subgroup II: Technology and Culture Records

Series 2: Correspondence, 1965-1988

Files are restricted for thirty years from the most recent date of the correspondence. They may be opened, on a case-by-case basis, through appeal to the SHOT Editorial Committee.

Series 4: Editorial Review of Articles, 1960-1993

Files are restricted for thirty years from the most recent date of the review. They may be opened, on a case-by-case basis, through appeal to the SHOT Editorial Committee.

Series 9: Published Files, 1982-1994

Files are restricted for thirty years from the date of the last correspondence in the individual folder. They may be opened, on a case-by-case basis, through appeal to the SHOT Editorial Committee.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Society for the History of Technology Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Society for the History of Technology Records
Society for the History of Technology Records / Subgroup I: General Records / Series 10: Officers Files / 10.10m: John Krige Files (President)
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0400-ref3718

Technology and culture

Author:
Society for the History of Technology  Search this
Physical description:
v. ill. 24 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1959
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Call number:
T1 .T253
T1.T253
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_66317

Technology, or the science of industries J.W. Powell

Author:
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902  Search this
Physical description:
pages 319-349 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1899
Topic:
Technology and civilization  Search this
Technology--Philosophy  Search this
Call number:
CB478 .P68 1899
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979167

Why Wilbur and Orville

Author:
Trimble, William F.  Search this
Hansen, James R.  Search this
Jakab, Peter L.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1997
Topic:
Flight  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Space sciences  Search this
Flight  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_118098

Paths of fire : an anthropologist's inquiry into Western technology / Robert McC. Adams

Author:
Adams, Robert McC (Robert McCormick) 1926-2018  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 332 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
Topic:
Technology and civilization  Search this
Civilization, Western--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_508597

Art & energy : how culture changes/ Barry Lord ; edited by Gail Dexter Lord and John Strand

Title:
Art and energy
Author:
Lord, Barry 1939-2017  Search this
Editor:
Lord, Gail Dexter 1946-  Search this
Strand, John  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 265 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2014
Topic:
Art and technology  Search this
Art and society  Search this
Energy consumption--Social aspects  Search this
Power resources--Social aspects  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1033905

Leonardo to the Internet : technology & culture from the Renaissance to the present / Thomas J. Misa

Author:
Misa, Thomas J  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 378 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2011
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1087426

Access to ghosts / Tegan Bristow

Author:
Bristow, Tegan  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
2016
21st century
Topic:
Technology and civilization  Search this
Call number:
NX587 .A485 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1088499

The rise of the creative class : and how it's transforming work, leisure, community and everyday life / Richard Florida

Author:
Florida, Richard L  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 434 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
1981-2001
1980-
Topic:
Creative ability--Economic aspects  Search this
Creative ability--Social aspects  Search this
Work ethic  Search this
Leisure  Search this
Social classes  Search this
Creative ability in technology  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Human capital  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083089

Challenging collections : approaches to the heritage of recent science and technology / edited by Alison Boyle and Johannes-Geert Hagmann

Title:
Approaches to the heritage of recent science and technology
Editor:
Boyle, Alison 1977-  Search this
Hagmann, Johannes-Geert  Search this
Publisher:
Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 251 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2017
Topic:
Technology and civilization  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Cultural property--Protection  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Museum exhibits--Social aspects  Search this
Science museums  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084151

Development regardless of culture? : a series of public lectures at the Institute of Social Studies, Spring, 1983 / edited by C.A.O. van Nieuwenhuijze

Author:
Nieuwenhuijze, C. A. O. van (Christoffel Anthonie Olivier) 1920-  Search this
Institute of Social Studies (Netherlands)  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 130 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Developing countries
Date:
1984
Topic:
Technology--Social aspects  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Social change  Search this
Call number:
HM221 .D48 1984
HM221.D48 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_259185

Energy and civilization : a history / Vaclav Smil

Author:
Smil, Vaclav  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 552 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2017
Topic:
Power resources--History  Search this
Power resources--Social aspects  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Energy consumption--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1080341

Technology and utopia / by Howard P. Segal

Author:
Segal, Howard P  Search this
Physical description:
116 p. : ill. ; cm. ; 22 cm. ;
Type:
Books
Date:
2006
Topic:
Technology--Social aspects  Search this
Utopias--History  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_827743

Powaqqatsi [videorecording] = Life in transformation / a Golan-Globus production ; Cannon Group ; a Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas presentation ; directed by Godfrey Reggio ; produced by Mel Lawrence, Godfrey Reggio, Lawrence Taub

Title:
Life in transformation
Author:
Coppola, Francis Ford 1939-  Search this
Lucas, George 1944-  Search this
Reggio, Godfrey  Search this
Lawrence, Mel  Search this
Taub, Lawrence  Search this
Glass, Philip  Search this
Imperial Entertainment Corp  Search this
Cannon Group  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1990
1988
C1990
Topic:
Technology and civilization  Search this
Technology--Social aspects  Search this
Documentary films  Search this
Civilization, Modern  Search this
Feature films  Search this
Call number:
CB478 .P68 1990
video 000922
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_836339

A culture of improvement : technology and the Western millennium / Robert Friedel

Author:
Friedel, Robert D (Robert Douglas) 1950-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 588 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2007
C2007
Topic:
Technological innovations--History  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Civilization, Western  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_837150

Problèmatique : des transmissions des techniques / Thierno Mouctar Bah, Emmanuel Ghomsi

Author:
Bah, Thierno Moctar  Search this
Ghomsi, Emmanuel  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Physical description:
p. 22-35
Type:
Books
Place:
Sudan (Region)
Sahara
Date:
1986
Topic:
Culture diffusion  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Commerce  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Africa--History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_838221

A history of Western technology / Friedrich Klemm ; translated by Dorothea Waley Singer

Author:
Klemm, Friedrich 1904-  Search this
Physical description:
401 p. : ill ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
[1964]
Topic:
Technology--History  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_843163

Ru jia wen hua yu Zhongguo gu dai ke ji / Yue Aiguo zhu

Title:
儒家文化与中国古代科技 / 乐爱国著
Author:
Yue, Aiguo 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
3, 2, 323 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
2002
Topic:
Philosophy, Confucian  Search this
Science--History  Search this
Technology--History  Search this
Science and civilization  Search this
Technology and civilization  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Call number:
B127.C65 Y84 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_865477

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