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South Carolina Department of Wildlife films

 Collection
Identifier: COD0000044-ACC undated-0003
This collection comprises 16mm film shot by the South Carolina Wildlife and Marine Resources Department (now the Department of Natural Resources) from the 1950s to the 1980s. The majority of the materials are pre-print elements including original camera footage, work prints, answer prints, outtakes, and sound tracks. The footage, which consists mostly of local animal species and locations, was used to create TV spots, educational films, and PSAs on topics including hunting and boating safety.

Dates

  • 1955-1985
  • Majority of material found within 1970 - 1983

Creator

Access

Materials in this collection may be accessed upon request.

For more information contact curator Amy Ciesielski at ciesiel@mailbox.sc.edu.

Copyright and Use

Content may be protected by copyright.

Extent

1200 reels of film

120 Linear Feet

Organizational History

In 1994 under the S.C. Restructuring Act, the South Carolina Wildlife and Marine Resources Department merged with several other agencies including the Water Resources Commission, Land Resources Commission, State Geological Survey, and S.C. Migratory Waterfowl Committee to become the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

Physical Location

Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC). 707 Catawba St. Columbia, SC 29208.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

Creator

Source

Repository Details

Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository

Contact:
707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208
803-777-6841

Status
In Progress