Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
9 documents - page 1 of 1

Productions

Topic:
Journalists of World War II: A Sampler (Video recording : 1994)
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Video recordings
Videotapes
Date:
1992-1994
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of videotapes created during the production of the video "Journalists of World War II: A Sampler." This video was shown as part of the 1994 National Portrait Gallery exhibit, "Reporting the War: The Journalistic Coverage of World War II." A version of this video was also created for the Arts and Entertainment Network and The History Channel. Featured journalists include William Shirer, Robert St. John, John Hersey, Bernard Perlin, and Bill Mauldin. Materials include a master, dubmasters, and an edited dubmaster.
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:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Journalists  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Video recordings -- Production and direction  Search this
Documentary videos  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-196, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 06-196
See more items in:
Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-196

Productions

Topic:
Smithsonian Expedition Specials (Television program : c. 1994)
Source of Mekong (Television program : c. 1994)
Elephants of Timbuktu (Television program : c. 1994)
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Video recordings
Date:
1993-1994
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Smithsonian Expedition Specials." This television series, produced around 1994, included the episodes "Source of the Mekong" and "Elephants of Timbuktu." The series was co-produced by Hearst Entertainment for broadcast on the Arts and Entertainment Network. Materials include VHS and 3/4" U-matic tapes.
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:
Expeditions  Search this
Television -- Production and direction  Search this
Documentary television programs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-204, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 02-204
See more items in:
Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa02-204

Productions

Topic:
Speak to My Heart (Video recording : 1998)
Smithsonian Expedition Specials (Television program : circa 1994)
Source of the Mekong (Television program : 1997)
Arts and Entertainment Network
Lords of the Garden (Television program : 1994)
Making of Gone with the Wind (Video recording : 1985)
Celebrations (Video recording : 1992)
Wisconsin Pow Wow (Video recording : 1996)
Celebration: The World of Victor and Edith Turner (Motion picture : 1987)
Creator::
Smithsonian Productions  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Motion pictures (visual works)
Video recordings
Videotapes
Date:
1985-1998
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiovisual materials produced by Smithsonian Productions and its predecessor, the Office of Telecommunications. Productions in this accession include "Speak to My Heart," "Source of the Mekong" and "Lords of the Garden" [Smithsonian Expedition Specials], "Smithsonian Quest," "Making of Gone with the Wind," "Celebrations," "Wisconsin Pow Wow," and "Celebration: The World of Victor and Edith Turner." "Source of the Mekong" was created in 1997 for A&E Television Networks from an expedition led by Michel Peissel to find the historical source of the Mekong in 1994. "Lords of the Garden" was also created with Hearst Entertainment for A&E Television Networks and follows anthropologist Paul Taylor to Indonesia to study the Korowai people of New Guinea. "Wisconsin Pow Wow" was created for Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and presents a general treatment of a pow wow by the Ojibwa people in northern Wisconsin. It is the first part in a two video set. Part 2 is "Naamikaaged: Dancer for the People." "Celebration: The World of Victor and Edith Turner" is a film by Paul Wagner for the Office of Folklife Programs and is a tribute to the life and work of the Turners, noted anthropologists and experts on the nature of myth and religious ritual. Materials include masters and copies on a variety of videotapes and 16mm films.
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:
Audio-visual materials  Search this
Expedition  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Video recordings
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-069, Smithsonian Productions, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 09-069
See more items in:
Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-069

Barack Obama / produced by Towers Productions, Inc. and Ron Marans Communications, Inc. for the A & E Television Network ; producer, Maurice Bisaillon ; writers, Samantha Sanders, Julie Trueman

Author:
Towers, Jonathan  Search this
Marans, Ron  Search this
Humble, Mark  Search this
Bisaillon, Maurice  Search this
Sanders, Samantha  Search this
Trueman, Julie  Search this
Houston, Rodd  Search this
Towers Productions, Inc  Search this
Ron Marans Communications, Inc  Search this
Biography Channel (Firm)  Search this
Arts and Entertainment Network  Search this
New Video Group  Search this
Subject:
Obama, Barack  Search this
United States Congress Senate  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (47 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Biography
Biographical television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television programs
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Documentary
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
2008
Topic:
Presidents  Search this
African American politicians  Search this
Racially mixed people  Search this
Presidential candidates  Search this
Call number:
video 001586
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1085838

Mig alley / produced by Digital Ranch, History Television Network Productions

Title:
Dogfights
Producer:
Weiss, Wayne  Search this
Kirk, Robert  Search this
Lihani, Rob  Search this
Author:
Radical 3D  Search this
McKinley, Jason  Search this
Cliett, Mike  Search this
Air Force Association  Search this
Digital Ranch (Firm)  Search this
History Channel (Television network)  Search this
Arts and Entertainment Network  Search this
Narrator:
Crowley, Phil  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc ( min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
Yalu River (China and Korea)
Date:
2007
2006
Topic:
MiG-15 (Jet fighter plane)--History  Search this
Sabre (Jet fighter plane)--History  Search this
Fighter plane combat  Search this
Korean War, 1950-1953--Aerial operations  Search this
Call number:
video 001597
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081120

Mummies old and new : ancient mysteries from A & E and an experiential recreation

Author:
Bianchi, Robert Steven 1943-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Egypt
Date:
1996
Topic:
Mummies  Search this
Call number:
GN700.A1 A66
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_508574

Lords of the garden [videorecording]

Author:
Taylor, Paul Michael 1953-  Search this
Strozier, Henry  Search this
Hallet, Judith Dwan 1941-  Search this
Hearst, Austin  Search this
Schon, Jeffrey  Search this
Aaronson, Reuben  Search this
Cascio, Michael  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Tele-Image (Firm)  Search this
Hearst Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Arts and Entertainment Network  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (55 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
Indonesia
Papua
Date:
1994
1993
1994, c1993
Topic:
Indigenous peoples  Search this
House construction  Search this
Cannibalism  Search this
Anthropology--Research--Case studies  Search this
Call number:
video 000320
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_528482

Mail delivery [videorecording] : erasing the miles / written and produced by J.V. Martin ; producer, Bruce Nash ; produced by Actuality Productions, Inc. ; Hearst Entertainment

Author:
Martin, J. V  Search this
Nash, Bruce M  Search this
Saperstein, Harlan  Search this
Actuality Productions  Search this
Hearst Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Arts and Entertainment Network  Search this
New Video Group  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
1997
C1998
Topic:
Postal service--History  Search this
Call number:
video 001304
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1011256

Heavy metal [videorecording] : Catalina patrol / produced by Flashback Television in association with the Imperial War Museum for the History Channel ; A & E Television Networks ; written and directed by Andrew Johnston ; executive producer, Beth Dietrich-Segarra ; producer, Taylor Downing

Title:
Catalina patrol
Author:
Johnston, Andrew  Search this
Dietrich-Segarra, Beth  Search this
Downing, Taylor  Search this
Stebner, Greg  Search this
Edwards, Jacqui  Search this
Mason, Andrew  Search this
Flashback Television  Search this
Imperial War Museum (Great Britain)  Search this
History Channel (Television network)  Search this
Arts and Entertainment Network  Search this
New Video Group  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (50 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Documentary television programs
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Catalina (Seaplane)--History  Search this
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American  Search this
Call number:
video 001329
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1023704

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By