Tree thumbnailBefore introductory videos were widely available at museums and historic sites, slide shows oriented visitors to the history of a site.

Arthur L. Smith provides a primer on how to create a high quality, audiovisual production using this technology.

Smith explains what equipment is necessary, how to select compelling images, and how to add recorded sound to the presentation.

The author also provides maintenance tips for the slides and equipment.

Technical Leaflet #42 (1967)

The information in this Technical Leaflet has been updated in more recent publications. It has been indexed for historical purposes.