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[Television interviews of Marcella Brenner and Sybil and Robert Meyersburg] [videorecordings] /WETA ; producers and interviewers, Jeffrey Bieber and Jackson Frost, 1987

Creator:
Meyersburg, Sybil  Search this
Subject:
Louis, Morris  Search this
Bieber, Jeffrey  Search this
Brenner, Marcella  Search this
Frost, Jackson  Search this
Meyersburg, Robert  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Color in art  Search this
Color-field painting -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6227
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216535
AAA_collcode_biebjeff
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216535

[Television interviews of Marcella Brenner and Sybil and Robert Meyersburg] [videorecordings] /WETA ; producers and interviewers, Jeffrey Bieber and Jackson Frost

Creator:
Meyersburg, Sybil  Search this
Names:
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Brenner, Marcella, 1912-2007  Search this
Louis, Morris, 1912-1962  Search this
Meyersburg, Robert  Search this
Interviewer:
Bieber, Jeffrey  Search this
Frost, Jackson  Search this
Extent:
8 videocassettes (u-matic) ((ca. 15 min. each), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
1987
Scope and Contents:
Unedited interviews produced for a WETA public television program "Washington Colorists," including one of Marcella Brenner (4 videocassettes) concerning her husband, painter Morris Louis, conducted by Jackson Frost, and one of artists Sybil and Robert Meyersburg conducted by Jeffrey Bieber. The program aired April 15, 1987.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Washington, D.C. : WETA, 1987.
Provenance:
Donated 1989 by Sybil Meyersburg.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Rights:
Authorization to quote, publish, or reproduce must be obtained from GWETA (Greater Washington Educational Television Association).
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Color in art  Search this
Color-field painting -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.biebjeff
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-biebjeff

Around Town: To Achieve These Rights

Creator:
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Video recordings
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1992
Scope and Contents:
Around Town, which presented video segments of events happening around Washington, D.C. on public television station WETA, profiled the Anacostia Museum's exhibition 'To Achieve These Rights: The Struggle for Equality and Self-Determination in the District of Columbia, 1791-1978.' Other topics included in this episode: new feature film 'Daughters of the Dust,' new adaption of 'Frankenstein' by the Washington Shakespeare Company, and an international art exhibition and auction at the 'Very Special Arts' gallery. After brief clips or description of each topic, there was a short roundtable discussion.
News program with roundtable discussion. Related to exhibition 'To Achieve These Rights: The Struggle for Equality and Self-Determination in the District of Columbia, 1791-1978.' Dated 19920227.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Antislavery movements  Search this
Slaves -- Emancipation  Search this
Slavery -- Law and legislation  Search this
Civil rights  Search this
Home rule  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Around Town: To Achieve These Rights, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
ACMA.03-033, Item ACMA AV002641
See more items in:
To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records
To achieve these rights: the struggle for equality and self-determination in the District of Columbia, 1791–1978 exhibition records / Series 2: AudioVisual Materials
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-033-ref509

Jackie Robinson / a Florentine Films production ; produced in association with Major League Baseball, WETA, Washington, D.C. ; directed by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon ; written by David MacMahon & Sarah Burns ; produced by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, Ken Burns

Film producer:
Burns, Ken 1953-  Search this
Burns, Sarah 1982-  Search this
McMahon, David 1976-  Search this
Narrator:
David, Keith  Search this
Voice actor:
Foxx, Jamie  Search this
Production company:
Florentine Films  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Major League Baseball (Organization)  Search this
Publisher:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)  Search this
Film distributor:
PBS Distribution (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Robinson, Jackie 1919-1972  Search this
Physical description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 240 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Biography
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Historical television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
Topic:
African American baseball players  Search this
Baseball players  Search this
Discrimination in sports--History  Search this
Political activists  Search this
Civil rights workers  Search this
Call number:
video 001439
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1061288

Africa's great civilizations / series producer, Graeme Hart ; a production of McGee Media, Inkwell Films, Kunhardt Films and WETA Washington, D.C., in asociation with Nutopia Limited ; written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; producer/directors, Mark Bates, Karen McGann and Virginia Quinn

Host:
Gates, Henry Louis Jr.  Search this
Television producer:
Hart, Graeme (Television producer)  Search this
Goold, Ben  Search this
Root, Jane 1957-  Search this
Kunhardt, Peter W.  Search this
McGee, Dyllan  Search this
Quinn, Virginia  Search this
Bates, Martin  Search this
McGann, Karen  Search this
Composer:
Howe, Tom 1977-  Search this
Broadcaster:
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)  Search this
Publisher:
PBS Distribution (Firm)  Search this
Production company:
McGee Media (Firm)  Search this
Inkwell Films (Firm)  Search this
Kunhardt Films (Firm)  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Nutopia (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Historical television programs
History
Place:
Africa
Date:
2017
Topic:
Civilization  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
video 001475
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1079107

Productions, 1990-1992, 1998

Creator:
Smithsonian Productions  Search this
Uniform title:
Gardens of the Mughal Empire (Website)  Search this
Dream Window: Reflections on the Japanese Garden (Documentary film : 1992)  Search this
Gardens of the Mughal Empire (Proposed documentary film)  Search this
Subject:
Hiller, John W  Search this
Johnson, Paul B  Search this
Murayama, Toshio  Search this
Schneider, Laura T  Search this
Domon Ken Kinenkan  Search this
Kajima Kensetsu Kabushiki Kaisha  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Sogetsu Hall (Tokyo, Japan)  Search this
Katsura Rikyū (Kyoto, Japan)  Search this
Saihōji (Kyoto, Japan)  Search this
Physical description:
11.3 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (15 11x17 D1 videocases)
Type:
Audiotapes
Collection descriptions
Motion pictures (visual works)
Videotapes
Place:
India
Japan
Shalamar Garden (Lahore, Pakistan)
South Asia
Tenryū-shi (Japan)
Date:
1990
1990-1992
1990-1992, 1998
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Gardens  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Flower arrangement, Japanese--Sōgetsu school  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 06-277
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing/listening copies are not currently available. Viewing/listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Productions 1938-2009 and undated [Smithsonian Productions]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_260990

Production Records, 1989-1992

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Department of History  Search this
Subject:
Pachter, Marc  Search this
De Mille, Agnes  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Associates  Search this
Physical description:
.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Interviews
Sketches
Floor plans
Manuscripts
Date:
1989
1989-1992
Local number:
SIA RS00918
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Production Records 1989-1992 [National Portrait Gallery (U.S.) Department of History]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226501

Mary Cassatt [videorecording] : a brush with independence / a production of WETA, Washington DC ; producer/director, Jackson Frost ; writer, Norman Allen

Title:
Brush with independence
Author:
Frost, Jackson  Search this
Allen, Norman  Search this
Cassatt, Mary 1844-1926  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  Search this
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Cassatt, Mary 1844-1926  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (57 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2002
[2002]
19th century
Topic:
Women painters  Search this
Painters  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Films for the hearing impaired  Search this
Call number:
ND237.C3 M36 2002
video 000746
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_814933

The life and times of Frida Kahlo [videorecording] / a production of Daylight Films and WETA, Washington D.C. in association with Latino Public Broadcasting ; a film by Amy Stechler

Author:
Stechler, Amy 1955-  Search this
Moreno, Rita  Search this
Downs, Lila  Search this
Daylight Films  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Kahlo, Frida  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Biography
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Place:
Mexico
Date:
2005
[2005], c2004
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Call number:
ND259.K33 L54 2005
video 000613
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_766385

The MacNeil/Lehrer news hour. [1994-12-29], Essay [videorecording]

Title:
Essay on Passionate visions of the American South
Passionate visions of the American South
Author:
Theroux, Phyllis  Search this
New Orleans Museum of Art  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
MacNeil/Lehrer Productions  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (7 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
Southern States
Date:
1994
1994]
Topic:
Outsider art  Search this
Artists  Search this
Call number:
video 000461
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_682715

The Way we wear [videorecording] / produced and directed by David Grubin

Author:
Jones, James Earl  Search this
Grubin, David  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videorecording (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1989
C1989
Topic:
Costume--History  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Call number:
video 73
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400880

The Vever affair [videorecording] / WETA and The Smithsonian Institution

Author:
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Vever, Henri 1854-1942  Search this
Vever, Henri 1954-1943 Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1989
Topic:
Painting--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
video 74
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400881

A Movable feast [videorecording] / written and narrated by Lloyd Dobyns

Author:
Dobyns, Lloyd  Search this
Tessem, Rolfe  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Food habits  Search this
Dinners and dining--History  Search this
Gastronomy  Search this
Call number:
video 75
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400882

A Usable past [videorecording] / a co-production of WETA-TV and the Smithsonian Institution ; produced and directed by Carl Charlson ; written by David McCullough

Author:
McCullough, David G  Search this
Charlson, Carl  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Rothschild, Miriam  Search this
Percy family  Search this
Alnwick Castle  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1985
C1985
Call number:
video 76
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400883

The Wyeths, a father and his family [videorecording] / WETA and the Smithsonian Institution ; producer, director, David Grubin ; screenwriters, David Grubin, David McCullough

Author:
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Wyeth, N. C (Newell Convers) 1882-1945 Appreciation  Search this
Wyeth family  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1986
Call number:
video 77
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400884

American pie [videorecording] / WETA, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
McCullough, David G  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Experimental Aircraft Association  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
United States
Date:
1986
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
video 78
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_400885

Time and light [videorecording] / WETA, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
McCullough, David G  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) Department of Educational Activities  Search this
Physical description:
1 videorecording (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1984
Topic:
Time  Search this
Call number:
video 82
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_403176

Crossing the distance [videorecording] / WETA, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
McCullough, David G  Search this
Lindbergh, Anne Morrow 1906-2001  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) Department of Educational Activities  Search this
Physical description:
1 videorecording (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1984
Topic:
Transportation  Search this
Call number:
video 83
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_403177

The last flower [videorecording] / WETA, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
McCullough, David G  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.) Department of Educational Activities  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
1 videorecording (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1984
Topic:
Nature conservation  Search this
Art objects--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Call number:
video 84
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_403178

Where none has gone before [videorecording] / WETA, Smithsonian Institution

Author:
McCullough, David G  Search this
WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Subject:
Voyager (Airplane)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Date:
1984
Topic:
Underwater exploration  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Call number:
video 86
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_403180

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