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Accession 02-120

Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications

Productions, 1979, 1986

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Title: Productions
Dates: 1979, 1986
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 02-120
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of 16mm film and 1" videotape documenting the 1979 production, "Thomas A. Edison and His Amazing Invention Factories," a companion film to the exhibition, "Edison: Lighting a Revolution." The 28 minute film was a biography featuring the invention of electric light and the founding of research labs. The film won the 1980 CINE Golden Eagle Award. Musical commentary is by the Iron Clad Agreement.

Descriptive Entry

This accession consists of 16mm film and 1" videotape documenting the 1979 production, "Thomas A. Edison and His Amazing Invention Factories," a companion film to the exhibition, "Edison: Lighting a Revolution." The 28 minute film was a biography featuring the invention of electric light and the founding of research labs. The film won the 1980 CINE Golden Eagle Award. Musical commentary is by the Iron Clad Agreement.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-120, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions

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Container List

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Thomas Edison and His Amazing Invention Factory, Film Transfer, 1" Magnetic Videotape, 12/3/86

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Thomas Edison and His Amazing Invention Factory, 16mm CRI Print, A-Wind

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Thomas Edison and His Amazing Invention Factory, 16mm 4th CRI Print, A-Wind

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Thomas Edison and His Amazing Invention Factory, Menlo Park, 16mm CRI, A-Roll (10/4/79); Green Field Village, 16mm B-Wind (Orig, 7242); 16mm W.P.

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Thomas Edison and His Amazing Invention Factory, ECN & BW, 16mm A&B Rolls

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