2 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Curiosities and wonders.

  1. Joseph Nathan Kane collection, 1938-1939

    .5 linear feet (1 box). 116 sound recordings, including 110 sound discs and 6 sound tape reels. 1 microphone. -- Recorded Sound Research Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Joseph Nathan Kane Collection consists of original and preservation recordings of the radio program Famous First Facts, scripts and publicity materials from the program, and a vintage 1930s microphone.

  2. Mana : Beyond Belief documentary film collection, 2000-2004

    971 items. manuscripts, 51 folders, 200 documents, approximately 1,050 pages : paper.. manuscripts, 1 folder, 9 documents : digital ; xls.. 145 videocassettes (HDCAM) : digital.. 434 video files : digital ; mp4, mov.. 94 sound cassettes (DAT) : digital.. 89 audio files : digital ; wav.. -- American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists of moving image and sound footage shot between 2000 and 2003, which led to the documentary film MANA : Beyond Belief (2004). Paper and electronic documents created during production and post-production are also included (logs, translations, shot lists, and notes).