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Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives

Accession 09-041

Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications

Productions, 1989-1991

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Title: Productions
Dates: 1989-1991
Quantity: 1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection: Accession 09-041
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo." This production was part of the Smithsonian Video Collection, a joint venture with Eastman Kodak Company to provide videos featuring Smithsonian Institution collections and research to the general public. A total of six one-hour programs were produced in 1989. "National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo" provides a tour of the National Zoological Park and its Conservation and Research Center in Front Royal, Virginia and visits experts who lead the fight to save species from extinction. Materials include camera originals, rough cuts, dubs, and music on a variety of videotape formats.

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This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo." This production was part of the Smithsonian Video Collection, a joint venture with Eastman Kodak Company to provide videos featuring Smithsonian Institution collections and research to the general public. A total of six one-hour programs were produced in 1989. "National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo" provides a tour of the National Zoological Park and its Conservation and Research Center in Front Royal, Virginia and visits experts who lead the fight to save species from extinction. Materials include camera originals, rough cuts, dubs, and music on a variety of videotape formats.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-041, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions

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Container List

Box 1

National Zoo: The Zoo Behind the Zoo

Stills #5, 2/17/1989, Betacam

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Tape #5, 4/4/1991, Betacam

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Tape #6, 4/4/1991, Betacam

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Tape #7, 4/4/1991, Betacam

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Tape #10, Betacam

Box 1 of 1

The Great Ape House, Gorillas, Orangutan, Colobus monkey, Tape #12, Betacam

Box 1 of 1

The Great Ape House, Part 2/Gibbons, Orangutan, Monkey house, Tape #13, Betacam

Box 1 of 1

Prairie Dog Department, Gorillas Feeding, Panda Feeding, Tape #14, Betacam

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Open Test, 4/24/1991, VHS

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Rough Cut, 5/20/1991, VHS

Box 1 of 1

Rough Cut, 5/20/1991, VHS

Box 1 of 1

Cut #2, Edit Master, 49:00, 2/2/1989, 3/4" U-matic

Box 1 of 1

Chip Clark Slides, Burn-in window dub, 3/4" U-matic

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Music only, 3/4" U-matic

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Burn-in Dub, 60:00, 5/9/1991, 3/4" U-matic

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Chip Clark Slides, 3/4" U-matic

Box 1 of 1

Tape #8, 3/4" U-matic

Box 1 of 1

Zoo Exhibit, Betacam SP

Box 1 of 1