Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Productions, 1978, 1983, 1985, 1999, and undated
This accession consists of audiovisual materials produced by Smithsonian Productions and its predecessor, the Office of Telecommunications. Productions in this accession include "Children in Museums" and "The Smithsonian is for Kids." "Children in Museums" was produced in conjunction with the Children in Museums International Symposium organized by the Office of Museum Programs in 1979. Records also document educational programming such as puppet shows and the Discovery Theater, part of the Smithsonian Associates, Young Associates Program. Materials include masters, mixes, safety copies, and copies on a variety of videotapes, 16 mm magnetic tape, and 1/4" audiotapes.
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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Smithsonian Institution. Office of Museum Programs
- Smithsonian Associates. Young Associates Program. Discovery Theater
- Children in Museums International Symposium
- Children in Museums (Video recording)
- The Smithsonian is for Kids (Video recording : 1978)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-039, Smithsonian Productions, Productions