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Audiovisual Records

Creator::
Lemelson Center  Search this
Extent:
29 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes) (4 document boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Electronic records
Compact discs
Color transparencies
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Place:
Middle East -- Social conditions
Date:
1995-2014
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audio and visual recordings of Lemelson Center special events, exhibitions, symposia, and general activities used for broadcast. Major programs documented within this collection include "Nobel Voices: Celebrating 100 Years of the Nobel Prize;" "Lewis Latimer: Renaissance Man;" "Reinventing the Wheel: The Continuing Evolution of the Bicycle;" "Crossroads: Historical Perspectives on Topics Related to September 11;" "Invention at Play;" "Inventing for the Environment;" "The Inventor and the Innovative Society;" "The Colors of Invention: An Exploration of Color, Technology, and Culture;" "Cultures of Innovation;" "Sound, Light, Edison! Celebrating 150 Years of Invention;" "She's Got It! Women Inventors and Their Inspirations;" "Mind's Eye, Mind's Invention: Chuck Hoberman's Unfolding Structures and the Math Behind Them;" "Electric Guitar: Its Makers and Its Players;" "The Copenhagen Interpretation: Science and History on Stage;" and "From Frying Pan to Flying V: The Rise of the Electric Guitar." Materials include participant releases, color photographs and transparencies, audio and video recordings, transcripts, agendas, flyers, and program brochures. Some materials are in electronic format.
Topic:
Workshops (Adult education)  Search this
Conference proceedings  Search this
Video recordings -- Production and direction  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Nobel prizes  Search this
Bicycles  Search this
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001  Search this
Terrorism -- Psychological aspects  Search this
Islam  Search this
Flags -- United States  Search this
Epidemics  Search this
Inventions -- United States -- History  Search this
Technological innovations  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Inventors  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Electric guitar  Search this
Color  Search this
Women inventors  Search this
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Quantum theory  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Electronic records
Compact discs
Color transparencies
Color photographs
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 16-092, Lemelson Center, Audiovisual Records
Identifier:
Accession 16-092
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Audiovisual Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa16-092

Program/Project Records

Creator::
Lemelson Center  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Color photographs
Place:
Middle East -- Social conditions
Date:
2001-2003, 2006
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of records documenting programs and projects developed by the Lemelson Center. The first program included is: "Crossroads: Historical Perspectives on Topics Related to September 11," a monthly series of conversations with the public featuring scholars and other specialists on topics related to the events of September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Such topics include memorials, photojournalism, Islam, epidemics, women of the Middle East, the symbolism of the American flag, racial profiling, and the psychology of terrorism. The second program included is: "Prototypes and Invention: An Inquiry into How Inventors Think and Communicate," a day-long workshop to investigate the ways in which inventors use prototypes in the course of developing new technology. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, proposals, meeting minutes, brochures, surveys, color photographs, advertisements, research materials, and workshop packets.
Topic:
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001  Search this
Memorials  Search this
Photojournalism  Search this
Islam  Search this
Epidemics  Search this
Flags -- United States  Search this
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Terrorism -- Psychological aspects  Search this
Lectures and lecturing  Search this
Prototypes, Engineering  Search this
Inventors  Search this
Inventions  Search this
Workshops  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Color photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-130, Lemelson Center, Program/Project Records
Identifier:
Accession 10-130
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Program/Project Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa10-130

I can't breathe : a killing on Bay Street / Matt Taibbi

Title:
I cannot breathe
Killing on Bay Street
Author:
Taibbi, Matt  Search this
Subject:
Garner, Eric -2014  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 322 pages ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2017
Topic:
Police brutality  Search this
Discrimination in law enforcement  Search this
Discrimination in criminal justice administration  Search this
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096219

From #BlackLivesMatter to Black liberation / Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Title:
From hashtag Black Lives Matter to Black liberation
Author:
Taylor, Keeanga-Yamahtta  Search this
Subject:
Obama, Barack Influence  Search this
Physical description:
270 pages ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
21st century
Topic:
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
Racism  Search this
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Discrimination in criminal justice administration  Search this
Social movements  Search this
African Americans--Employment--History  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
Police brutality  Search this
Police misconduct  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Post-racialism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1061286

They can't kill us all : Ferguson, Baltimore, and a new era in America's racial justice movement / Wesley Lowery

Title:
They cannot kill us all
Author:
Lowery, Wesley 1990-  Search this
Physical description:
248 pages ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
21st century
Topic:
Black lives matter movement  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Civil rights  Search this
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Police shootings  Search this
Police misconduct  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Racism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1076264

Racial profiling : research, racism, and resistance / Karen S. Glover

Author:
Glover, Karen S. 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 173 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2009
C2009
Topic:
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_945497

In defense of internment : the case for "racial profiling" in World War II and the war on terror / Michelle Malkin

Author:
Malkin, Michelle  Search this
Physical description:
xxxv, 376 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
C2004
Topic:
Racial profiling in law enforcement  Search this
Law enforcement  Search this
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945  Search this
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_994893

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