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Accession 05-145

Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications

Productions, 1988-1989

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Title: Productions
Dates: 1988-1989
Quantity: 4.38 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (1 film box)
Collection: Accession 05-145
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records consist of video and audio elements for the video, "Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." Created in 1989, this video was part of a home video series that was created for a general audience. The series, titled, "Smithsonian Video Collection," was a collaborative venture with Eastman Kodak Co. and consisted of five programs available for purchase. Materials include Betacam tapes, Betacam SP tapes, U-Matic tapes, 3/4" tapes, VHS tapes, 1/4" audio soundtrack, 1" magnetic videotape, and 2" magnetic soundtrack.

Descriptive Entry

These records consist of video and audio elements for the video "Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." Created in 1989, this video was part of a home video series that was created for a general audience. The series, titled "Smithsonian Video Collection," was a collaborative venture with Eastman Kodak Co. and consisted of five programs available for purchase. Materials include Betacam tapes, Betacam SP tapes, U-Matic tapes, 3/4" tapes, VHS tapes, 1/4" audio soundtrack, 1" magnetic videotape, and 2" magnetic soundtrack. A copy of "Gems and Minerals" is available in the Reference Library (Resv18).

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 05-145, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions

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Container List

Box 1

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G1.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G2.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G3.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G4.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G5.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G6.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G7.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G8.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G9.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G10.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G11.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G12.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G13.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G14.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G15.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G16.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G17.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G18.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G19.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G20.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G21.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G22.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G23.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G24.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G25.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G26.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G27.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G28.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G29.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G30.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Closed Captioned Submaster. 1" Magnetic Videotape. June 27, 1989. 46:19 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Music Dub, Reel 2. 1/4" Audiotape.

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Box 2

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G31.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G32.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G33.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G34.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G35.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G36.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G37.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G38.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G39.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G40.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G41.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G42.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G43.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G44.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G45.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G46.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G47.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G48.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G49.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G50.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G51.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G52.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Tape #G53.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #GA1.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #GA2.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #GA3.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #G5.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #6.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #7.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Master. Voiceover. 1/4" audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 15, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Voiceover. Reel #1. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 1, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Voiceover. Reel #2. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 1, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Voiceover. Reel #3. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 1, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Voiceover. Reel #4. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 1, 1988.

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Box 3

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam. Rostrum. Tape #8.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - November 9, 1988. Betacam. CTDM B-Roll. Rostrum. Tape #GA2.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - November 9, 1988. Betacam. CTDM B-Roll. Rostrum. Tape #6.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - November 9, 1988. Betacam. CTDM B-Roll. Rostrum. Tape #7.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - November 9, 1988. Betacam. CTDM B-Roll. Rostrum.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - "Crystals Microscopic View." Betacam TBC Transfer from VHS Master. December 28, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - "The Diamond Journey & Digging for Diamonds." Betacam Transfer of 1" Master. Tape #F2. July 21, 1988. 19:54 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - "Roland House Crystal Formations." Betacam Transfer of 1" Master. Tape #F3.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - "Gifts of Fire." Betacam Transfer of 1" Master. Tape #F4. July 21, 1988. 14:45 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - "Roland House Gems." Betacam Transfer of 1" Master. Tape #F10. 3:26 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Betacam Transfer of B-Roll Credits. November 14, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Ruf Music Cuts. Betacam.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Music. Betacam.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - "The Miserable Ones." Audio Transfer. Betacam. September 9, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Pulls of Wild Track, People Viewing Hope Diamond. 1/4" Audiotape, 15 IPS.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Sound Roll #1. 1/4" Audiotape, 7 1/2 IPS. August 1, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Sound Roll #5. 1/4" Audiotape, 7 1/2 IPS. September 16, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Sound Roll #6. 1/4" Audiotape, 7 1/2 IPS. September 16, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Sound Reel #1, Backup. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 15, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Sound Reel #4. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 1, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Sound Reel #5. 1/4" Audiotape, 2 track mono, 15 IPS. November 1, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Music Dub, Reels 3, 4, 5. 1/4" Audiotape.

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Box 4

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - VHS Transfer of End Credits. November 9, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Rough Cut. VHS Tape. October 19, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Vers. 3. VHS Tape.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Reference Copy. VHS Tape. December 2, 1988. 60:00 minutes.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Reference Copy. VHS Tape. December 2, 1988. 56:30 minutes.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Reference Copy. VHS Tape. December 2, 1988. 56:30 minutes.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Kjell Sandved's Reversal of the Process of Shooting Crystal Growth. U-Matic Tape. 3:26 minutes.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Rough Cut. U-Matic Tape. October 4, 1988.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Kodak Dub, First 20:00-Fine cut with music & narration, Last 35:00-Dub of rough cut 10/31/1988 old script/scratch track. U-Matic Tape. November 4, 1988.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - U-Matic. December 27, 1988. 56:30 minutes.

Box 4 of 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - SP Betacam Uncorrected Sub-Master. November 15, 1988. 60 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - CTDM Dub for Color Correction Demos. Betacam SP. January 31, 1989.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - SP Protection Master with Audio on FM Channels. Betacam SP. November 16, 1988. 56:23 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Dub with Bars & Tone, Stereo Mix. U-Matic Tape. December 2, 1988. 56:30 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - Dub with Bars & Tone, Mono Mix on Ch.1/Time Code on Ch. 2. U-Matic Tape. December 2, 1988. 56:30 minutes.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - U-Matic S Tape. Tape #A-2.

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"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - U-Matic S Tape. Tape #A-3.

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Box 5

"Gems and Minerals: The Ultimate Rock Video." - 24 Track Master. 2" Magnetic Soundtrack, 15 IPS. November 28, 1988. 60:00 minutes.

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