Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of a series of short videos to accompany the National Museum of American History exhibition, "Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860." The videos document particular types of machines, such as planer saws, shapers, and lathes. Materials include original footage, transfers, and dub masters.
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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- National Museum of American History (U.S.)
- Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860 (Exhibition) (1986: Washington, D.C.)
- Documentary videos
- Planer saws
- Industrial revolution -- United States
- Museum exhibits
- Video recordings -- Production and direction
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-269, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions