Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education
Productions, 1996-2000 and undated
This accession consists of audiovisual materials documenting videos produced by the National Museum of Natural History, Office of Education. Videos were primarily created for exhibitions or for use in the classroom and include, "Lewis and Clark: On the Lolo Trail;" "Search for the Giant Squid;" "Under the Volcano: A Remote Sensing Expedition;" several electronic field trips; video projections; kiosk installations; and other video. Materials include final productions as well as camera footage for some productions and an intellectual property agreement for "Search for the Giant Squid." Videotape formats include VHS, Digital S, Betacam SP, 3/4" U-matic, and Hi-8 as well as several types of computer disks.
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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Lewis and Clark: On the Lolo Trail (Video recording : 1999)
- Search for the Giant Squid (Video recording : 1999)
- Under the Volcano: A Remote Sensing Expedition (Video recording : 1999)
- Documentary videos
- Video recordings -- Production and direction
- Museum exhibits
- Museums -- Education aspects
- Distance education
- Natural history museums
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-014, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Education, Productions