Audiovisual Records, 1971, 1979-2014 and undated

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Consists of audiovisual records about the Smithsonian Institution, interviews with media outlets, footage of events, exhibits, webcasts, and public service announcements. Materials include audiotapes, motion picture film, videotapes, DVDs, CDs, videotape schedules, and other audiovisual media.


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Chronologic and unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1971
  • 1971-2014
  • 1971, 1979-2014 and undated


  • Museum buildings
  • Public relations
  • Publicity
  • Museums
  • Press coverage
  • Advertising
  • Special events
  • Museums--Public relations
  • Museums--Press coverage


  • Videotapes
  • Audiotapes
  • Motion pictures (visual works)
  • Digital versatile discs
  • Manuscripts
  • Compact discs
  • Optical disks
  • Sound recordings
  • Video recordings
  • Electronic records

Local number

SIA RS01506

Physical description

33.01 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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