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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 03-026

Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications

Productions, 1982-1983, 1987

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Title: Productions
Dates: 1982-1983, 1987
Quantity: 14 cu. ft. (14 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 03-026
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession includes 16mm and 35mm film, 1/4" audiotapes, videotapes, and cassette recordings documenting the construction of the Quadrangle building and discusses the importance of the collections to be exhibited there. The materials document interviews with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary; Jean Paul Carlhian, Architect of the Quadrangle; and Sylvia H. Williams, Director of the National Museum of African Art. Materials also document budget hearings, the groundbreaking ceremony and party, meetings, and the construction site.

Descriptive Entry

This accession includes 16mm and 35mm film, 1/4" audiotapes, videotapes, and cassette recordings documenting the construction of the Quadrangle museum complex and discusses the importance of the collections to be exhibited there. The materials document interviews with S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary; Jean Paul Carlhian, Architect of the Quadrangle; and Sylvia H. Williams, Director of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA). Materials also document budget hearings, the groundbreaking ceremony and party, meetings, and the construction site.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 03-026, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions

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Container List

Box 1

Quadrangle Construction - First Selects:

NMAfA, Dr. Thompson (16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

NMAfA, Dr. Thompson (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

NMAfA, Silvia Williams Interview (16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

NMAfA, Silvia Williams Interview (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Sackler Gallery/Townhouse (16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

Sackler Gallery/Townhouse (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Helicopter Shots (16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

Victorian Garden, Building Construction, Packing (16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

Budget Hearings (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Capital Planning Board (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Lawton Interview (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Fine Arts Commission (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Fine Arts Commission (Camera A, 16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

Fine Arts Commission (Camera B, 16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

Construction Site (16mm film)

Box 1 of 14

Construction Site (16mm audio film)

Box 1 of 14

Box 2

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Reel One, 16mm audio film)

Box 2 of 14

Finishing Meeting (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 2 of 14

Finishing Meeting (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 2 of 14

Third Interview w/ Sylvia Williams (16mm audio film)

Box 2 of 14

Music (Reel A, 16mm audio film)

Box 2 of 14

Black and White Duplicate (Track One, 16mm film)

Box 2 of 14

Black and White Duplicate (Track Two, 16mm film)

Box 2 of 14

Capital Planning Board (Wild Tracks, 16mm audio)

Box 2 of 14

Sackler Statement (Wild Tracks, 16mm audio)

Box 2 of 14

Box 3

S. Dillon Ripley Interview (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Interview (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Meets Shiek (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Meets Shiek (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

Second Interview w/ Sylvia Williams (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

Second Interview w/ Sylvia Williams (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

Groundbreaking Ceremony (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

Groundbreaking Ceremony (Reel Two, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

Groundbreaking Ceremony (Reel Three, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

Groundbreaking Party (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

Groundbreaking Party (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

Quadrangle Construction - Second Selects:

Art Objects Go By Plane (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

Art Objects Go By Plane (Reel One, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

Quadrangle Model (16mm film, 6/21/1983)

Box 3 of 14

Catalogue Design Meeting (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 3 of 14

NMAfA (Reel Two, 16mm film)

Box 3 of 14

Box 4

Quadrangle Construction - First Selects:

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Quadrangle Construction - Second Selects:

Catalogue Design Meeting (Reel One, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Music (Reel B, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Music (Reel C, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Dialogue A-B (Reel One, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Dialogue A-B (Reel Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Dialogue C (16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Duplicate (Track One, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Duplicate (Track Two, 16mm audio film)

Box 4 of 14

Box 5

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 6/23/1983:

Reel 1 (K36989649545)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 2 (IQ63123413127)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 3 (C29888739278)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 4 (K36981478926)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 5 (IQ61558676663)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 6 (II33884169140)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 7 (IQ76286739382)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 8 (IQ48676888411)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 9 (IQ61542494644)

Box 5 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 6/13/1983:

Reel 10 (IQ61566757473)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 11 (CK63860236731)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 12 (IQ48693109690)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 13 (IS67498786750507)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 14 (IS67490679611)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 15 (II10103441137)

Box 5 of 14

Reel 16 (C88447995590)

Box 5 of 14

Box 6

Reel 17 (D62557336500)

Box 6 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 5/31/1983:

Reel 18 (C227927543548)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 19 (S13716292302)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 20 (IQ61534264199)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 21 (S11728083602)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 22 (S11736164412)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 23 (II10119652759)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 24 (D14284949274)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 25 (D14301140890)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 26 (K37005831315)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 27 (S11719982793)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 28 (H43384409234)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 29 (S11711791983)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 30 (K36997730568)

Box 6 of 14

Reel 31 (O52914142208)

Box 6 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 5/20/1983:

Reel 32 (CX26858846687)

Box 6 of 14

Box 7

Reel 33 (C29896782990474)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 34 (H53023053110)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 35 (S21932214025)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 36 (IJ59802241018)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 37 (S21960736442)

Box 7 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 5/17/1983:

Reel 38 (S21972688065)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 39 (S21964637245)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 40 (IS59818352630)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 41 (H53063517148)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 42 (H53039334596)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 43 (H53055466338)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 44 (H53047395531)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 45 (S21956546063)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 46 (IS59810311821)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 47 (S21948495640)

Box 7 of 14

Reel 48 (H53031233917)

Box 7 of 14

Box 8

Reel 49 (II33892289975)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 50 (CT22428723624)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 51 (CV48018522633)

Box 8 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 5/13/1983:

Reel 52 (II33876128407)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 53 (CZ17570297821)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 54 (CV48010441837)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 55 (CV48026653455)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 56 (IQ48684999294)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 57 (IQ48668967673)

Box 8 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 8/4/1983:

Reel 58 (CX63825922766)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 59 (IQ61550685852)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 60 (CZ29743775164)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 61 (CX63819612583)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 62 (IQ61574938284)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 63 (II00423893167)

Box 8 of 14

Reel 64 (CX26867057499)

Box 8 of 14

Box 9

Reel 65 (T82728573284)

Box 9 of 14

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 4/5/1983:

Reel 66 (A76574898236)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 67 (S13723453108)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 68 (S13707271496)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 69 (S13698981370685)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 70 (A76558316606)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 71 (A76916792477)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 72 (H44947785575)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 73 (H44939694766)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 74 (AA76924893288)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 75 (K39267177512)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 76 (S13731363919)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 77 (A76566387420)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 78 (K39259016543)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 79 (IQ76278528474)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 80 (S13715211615)

Box 9 of 14

Reel 83 (CX65431293720)

Box 9 of 14

Box 10

Reel 86 (CX26875268150)

Box 10 of 14

Reel 87 (CX26883239119)

Box 10 of 14

Reel 88 (CX26891329867)

Box 10 of 14

Reel 89 (II00407511545)

Box 10 of 14

Sackler Buddha/Quadrangle Drawing (Second Select, 16mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Sackler Townhouse (Wild Tracks, 16mm audio film)

Box 10 of 14

Fine Arts Commission: Pre-presentation Meeting (Wild Tracks, 9/14/1982, 16mm audio film)

Box 10 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Voice-over (16mm audio film)

Box 10 of 14

Lawton Summation (16mm audio film)

Box 10 of 14

Opening Title/Closing Credits (Reel One, Second Version, 9/14/1983, 16mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Opening Title/Closing Credits (Reel Two, Second Version, 9/14/1983, 16mm negative)

Box 10 of 14

Opening Title/Closing Credits: A View from the Castle (Reel 1, 8/30/1983, 35mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Opening Title/Closing Credits: A View from the Castle (Reel 2, 8/30/1983, 35mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Opening Title/Closing Credits: A View from the Castle (Reel 3, 8/30/1983, 35mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Opening Title/Closing Credits: A View from the Castle (Reel 4, 8/30/1983, 35mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Rejected Title and Credits (First Opt. Negative)

Box 10 of 14

"A" Roll Head (7/13/1983, 16mm film)

Box 10 of 14

Flash Scenes for Titles (Original Color Negative)

Box 10 of 14

Box 11

Quadrangle Dailies (16mm film) - 4/5/1983:

Reel 81 (H44963986680)

Box 11 of 14

Reel 82 (A76933014098)

Box 11 of 14

Reel 84 (CX65423193862)

Box 11 of 14

Reel 85 (T82733023476)

Box 11 of 14

Reel 90 (S20530413312)

Box 11 of 14

Reel 91 (IS73875838370)

Box 11 of 14

Second Selects:

Packing Sackler Collection (16mm film)

Box 11 of 14

Otto Photographs You (16mm film)

Box 11 of 14

NMAfA (Reel One, 16mm film)

Box 11 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley: Voice-over Shots (16mm film)

Box 11 of 14

Jean Paul Carlhian w/ Models (16mm audio film)

Box 11 of 14

Islamic Art (16mm film)

Box 11 of 14

Box 12

Quadrangle Film (Original, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel A, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel B, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel C, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel D, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel E, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel F, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel G, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

F/X Images and Sound Effects (Reel H, 16mm audio film)

Box 12 of 14

Box 13

"Quadrangle" Production 1/4" Audio Reels

Fine Arts Commission Presentation (Track One, 9/14/1982)

Box 13 of 14

Fine Arts Commission: Arrival and Departure (Track Two, 9/14/1982)

Box 13 of 14

Catalogue Design (Track One, 3/29/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Catalogue Design (Track Two, 3/29/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Catalogue Design: Art by Plane (Track three, 3/29/19830

Box 13 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley meets Shiek/Finishing Meeting (3/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Finishing Meeting (Track One, 3/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Finishing Meeting (Track Two, 3/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

NMAfA (Track One, 5/18/1983)

Box 13 of 14

NMAfA (Track Two, 5/18/1983)

Box 13 of 14

NMAfA (Track Three, 5/18/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track One, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Two, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Three, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Four, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Five, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Six, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Seven, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Eight, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

A Day with Jean Paul Carlhian (Track Nine, 5/13/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Groundbreaking Ceremony (Track One, 6/21/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Groundbreaking Ceremony (Track Two, 6/21/1983)

Box 13 of 14

D.C. Construction Site (5/15/1983)

Box 13 of 14

D.C. Construction Site/Lawton Interview (5/15/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Lawton Interview (5/15/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Lawton Summation (8/4/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sylvia Williams Interview (6/21/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sylvia Williams Third Interview (Track One, 8/3/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sylvia Williams Third Interview (Track Two, 8/3/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sackler Townhouse (Track One, 5/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sackler Townhouse (Track Two, 5/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sackler Townhouse (Track Three, 5/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sackler Townhouse (Track Four, 5/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Sackler Townhouse (Track Five, 5/31/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Capital Planning Board (10/7/1982)

Box 13 of 14

Budget Hearing (3/23/1983)

Box 13 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Voice Over (8/9/1983)

Box 13 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Interview (Track One, 6/21/1983)

Box 13 of 14

S. Dillon Ripley Interview (Track Two, 6/21/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Cross Section Music from "Arabic Suite" (8/26/1983)

Box 13 of 14

Box 14

"Quadrangle" Production Videos

NMAfA, Zoltan Toth, 1987 [four Betacam videotapes]

Box 14 of 14

Smithsonian "Quadrangle" Film

Box 14 of 14

Smithsonian "Quadrangle" Film (BCA Film Transfer, 10/15/1987)

Box 14 of 14

Smithsonian "Quadrangle" Film (Dubbing Master)

Box 14 of 14

Groundbreaking

Box 14 of 14

Quadrangle Model (Master, 8/23/1983)

Box 14 of 14

Cassette Tapes

Dr. Sackler Interview (Original, Tape One, 3/25/1983)

Box 14 of 14

Dr. Sackler Interview (Original, Tape Two, 3/25/1983)

Box 14 of 14

Review of Assembly (8/2/1983)

Box 14 of 14

Review of Quadrangle Film (8/13/1983)

Box 14 of 14