Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Record Unit 593
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Production Records, circa 1977 and undated
Nazaret Cherkezian served as Director of the Office of Telecommunications (OTC) from 1976 to 1987. William C. Grayson was Special Coordinator of the Office of Telecommunications in 1976, and later became Senior Telecommunications Specialist from 1977 to 1980 (deceased April 15, 1980). James Cornell was Manager of Publications at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) at Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1979.
This record unit consists of photographs of Cherkezian, circa 1977; Grayson, circa 1977; and Cornell, writer of the OTC film "Mirrors on the Universe: The MMT Story."Also included are photographs of the Emmy award received by OTC for the television show "The Smithsonian Institution with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary," and images from the OTC film "Reunion: Memories of an American Experience."
This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Cherkezian, Nazaret
- Grayson, William C.
- Cornell, James C., Jr.
- Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
- Mirrors on the Universe: The MMT story (Motion picture : 1979)
- Smithsonian Institution with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary (Television program)
- Reunions: Memories of an American Experience (Documentary film : 1979)
- Motion pictures -- Production and direction
- Emmy Awards
- Documentary films
- Television -- Production and direction
- Documentary television programs
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 593, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Production Records