38 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject - Person is exactly "Bryant, Farris, 1914-2002"
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AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATION

AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATION

Date
1964
Description
This film shows the Aerojet facility in Dade County, maker of solid fuel rocket engines and the fuel they use. Viewers see the opening ceremony of the facility with Governor Farris Bryant and FDC Chairman Wendell Jarrard. The film shows a Polaris at the end. Produced by FDC.
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FLORIDA AT THE FAIR

FLORIDA AT THE FAIR

Date
1964
Description
Gov. Farris Bryant introduces and narrates this film. It shows Florida's pavilion at the New York World's Fair, along with the acts and activities available there. Produced by FDC.
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FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100

FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100

Date
1963
Description
This film opens with someone leafing through a booklet called "Florida Council of 100 - 1963." Next are scenes of a meeting and banquet. Viewers see a group of men looking over a Greyhound bus filled with Florida displays and pamphlets. After that is another banquet where Gov. Farris Bryant participates in the proceedings by phone. The governor could not attend due to bad weather. Guy Lombardo is at the head table, as well as former Gov. Doyle Carleton. All of the distinguished guests are introduced. An all-female jazz band plays at the end of the film.
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FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES

FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
This film includes still shots of Gov. Claude Kirk with his wife Erika giving speeches and talking with Gov. LeRoy Collins (silent). Gov. Reubin Askew introduces US Sen. Edmund Muskie, who has been invited to attend a Florida Cabinet session. He compares Florida's unique Cabinet system to the executive Cabinet system of Maine. He praises the new progressive Democratic leadership of the south (sound). Farris Bryant introduces first lady Ladybird Johnson, who speaks at Florida State University's Ruby Diamond auditorium. She comments on her "whistle-stop" tour of the south, education issues and Florida's role in the space program. There is additional footage including Luci Baines Johnson, who is pictured wearing an Indian headdress. Sen. Claude Pepper and Sen. George Smathers are also present. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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FLORIDA INDUSTRIES EXPOSITION 1964

FLORIDA INDUSTRIES EXPOSITION 1964

Date
1964-04
Description
After brief introduction, Gov. Farris Bryant gives a speech. Wendell Jarrard, Chairman of FDC, gives a speech at a ribbon-cutting ceremony, using a uranium-tipped wand that activates a General Electric knife. Miss Florida waves the wand, which was used by President Kennedy to start the Hanford, Washington nuclear plant. More shots of the display hall are shown. The location is Orlando. Produced by FDC.
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FLORIDA STATE PARKS INVITE YOU: SOUTHERN DISTRICT

FLORIDA STATE PARKS INVITE YOU: SOUTHERN DISTRICT

Date
1963-11-06
Description
This film opens with comments from Gov. Farris Bryant. The film's story line follows a newspaper man on his travels to various state parks while working up a story on the same. He visits Hugh Taylor State Park, Jonathan Dickinson State Park, Koreshan State Park, Estero Bay, Mound Key, Bahia Honda State Park, Collier Seminole State Park, Indian Key, Gamble Mansion and Myakka River State Park. He details the recreational benefits of each location along the way. Produced by the Florida State Board of Parks and Historical Memorials.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AND HOUSE HEARING ON BIBLE READING

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AND HOUSE HEARING ON BIBLE READING

Date
1964
Description
Gov. Bryant addresses a House Committee concerning Bible reading and argues against outlawing religious instruction in school. Produced by FDC.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON

Date
1964-02-11
Description
Gov. Bryant speaks on the Florida State Fair, President Kennedy's visit the year before, changes in retailing and banking, and notes the interaction of state and federal governments. He also describes procedures needed in the welfare system, care for the aged and care for the mentally disabled. He says that there are over 8,300 more state employees than when he took office, most in higher education, and that the state universities' staffs are expanding. He tells how expanding highways require more personnel and money. He talks about other changes due to growth in the state and says that we must keep up with it. Produced by FDC. The sound is good but not synchronized.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA'S FLORIDAN HOTEL

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA'S FLORIDAN HOTEL

Date
1963
Description
Gov. Bryant speaks at Tampa's Floridian Hotel, bolstering a bond initiative to cover the costs of expanding, renovating and constructing Florida colleges. After his speech, the potential investors ask the governor and others at the head table questions about the program. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT CABINET MEETING

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT CABINET MEETING

Date
1964-12-23
Description
This film includes a presentation by the General Services Administration of the United States Government of 671 acres of land on St. Joseph's Peninsula to the state. The rest of the film is fragmentary.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATION AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATION Aerospace industry
Economic Conditions
Promotional films
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space program
Space race
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FLORIDA AT THE FAIR FLORIDA AT THE FAIR Attractions
Exhibitions
Governors-Florida
Promotional films
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FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100 FLORIDA COUNCIL OF 100 Economic conditions
Jazz music
Promotional films
Tourism
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FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES Activists
Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
National Democratic Party
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Speeches
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FLORIDA INDUSTRIES EXPOSITION 1964 FLORIDA INDUSTRIES EXPOSITION 1964 Ceremonies
Nuclear power
Promotional films
Speeches
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FLORIDA STATE PARKS INVITE YOU: SOUTHERN DISTRICT FLORIDA STATE PARKS INVITE YOU: SOUTHERN DISTRICT Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
Wildlife
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AND HOUSE HEARING ON BIBLE READINGGOV. FARRIS BRYANT AND HOUSE HEARING ON BIBLE READINGGovernors-Florida
Religion
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA FAIR LUNCHEON Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
High education
Infrastructure
Politicians
Politics
Public health
Transportation
Welfare
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA'S FLORIDAN HOTEL GOV. FARRIS BRYANT AT TAMPA'S FLORIDAN HOTEL Governors-Florida
Higher education
Hotels
Politicians
Politics
Taxation
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT CABINET MEETING GOV. FARRIS BRYANT CABINET MEETING Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
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