Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Information
Productions, circa 1964
This accession consists of records created during the production of "Smithsonian's Whale" and "Gunboat." "Smithsonian's Whale" documents the construction of a 92-foot model of a blue whale at the National Museum of Natural History. "Gunboat" most likely accompanied the exhibition of the Gunboat Philadelphia which was installed in the National Museum of History and Technology in 1964. Materials include camera rolls, A and B rolls, soundtracks, and a release print.
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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Philadelphia (Gunboat)
- Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
- Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
- Smithsonian's Whale (Motion picture : 1964)
- Gunboat (Motion picture)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-083, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Information, Productions