Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 592
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Productions, 1970-1978, with related materials from 1938
This record unit consists of audiotape recordings of Smithsonian Institution (SI) special events including concerts, exhibitions, lectures, interviews, symposia, and openings. Of special interest are recordings of the 1876 exhibition opening, 1976; Festival of American Folklife events; Smithsonian National Associates Program events; and a few copies of The World is Yours broadcasts, 1938-1942.
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if listening copies are not currently available. Listening copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Smithsonian National Associates Program
- Festival of American Folklife
- 1876: A Centennial Exhibition. (1976: Washington, D.C.)
- World is yours (Radio program)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 592, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions