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Productions, 1985-1998

Creator:
Smithsonian Productions  Search this
Uniform title:
Celebration: The World of Victor and Edith Turner (Motion picture : 1987)  Search this
Celebrations (Video recording : 1992)  Search this
Lords of the Garden (Television program : 1994)  Search this
Making of Gone with the Wind (Video recording : 1985)  Search this
Smithsonian Expedition Specials (Television program : c. 1994)  Search this
Source of the Mekong (Television program : 1997)  Search this
Speak to My Heart (Video recording : 1998)  Search this
Wisconsin Pow Wow (Video recording : 1996)  Search this
Subject:
Peissel, Michel 1937-2011  Search this
Taylor, Paul Michael 1953-  Search this
Turner, Edith L. B. 1921-  Search this
Turner, Victor Witter  Search this
Wagner, Paul  Search this
Hearst Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications  Search this
Arts and Entertainment Network  Search this
Physical description:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Video recordings
Videotapes
Date:
1985
1985-1998
Topic:
Audio-visual materials  Search this
Expeditions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 09-069
Restrictions & Rights:
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
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Productions 1938-2009 and undated [Smithsonian Productions]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282112

Productions

Creator:
Smithsonian Productions  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
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:
Special restrictions on use of these materials may apply. Viewing copies are not currently available but can be made for a fee, Transferring office; 4/10/2002 memorandum, Peters to SIA; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Celebration: The World of Victor and Edith Turner (Motion picture : 1987)  Search this
Celebrations (Video recording : 1992)  Search this
Lords of the Garden (Television program : 1994)  Search this
Making of Gone with the Wind (Video recording : 1985)  Search this
Smithsonian Expedition Specials (Television program : c. 1994)  Search this
Source of the Mekong (Television program : 1997)  Search this
Speak to My Heart (Video recording : 1998)  Search this
Wisconsin Pow Wow (Video recording : 1996)  Search this
Audio-visual materials  Search this
Expeditions  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
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Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-069

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