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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject - Person is exactly "Gaither, Alonzo Smith "Jake," 1903-1994 "
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Jake Gaither

Jake Gaither

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film is a tribute to Jake Gaither, ex-head football coach at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. It contains an interview with Coach Gaither at his home in Tallahassee, as well as some FAMU football footage. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Jake Gaither - The Best Ever

Jake Gaither - The Best Ever

Date
1981
Description
Alonzo Smith "Jake" Gaither, former football coach and athletic director at Florida A&M University, reflects on his career as a coach. He stresses the effect that treating his players with respect had on his success with them and with people in general. He remarks that his former players are his family and that he shares a close relationship with them. The segment also contains extensive footage of photographs and Gaither's trophies and awards from various athletic and civic organizations. It ends with a testimonial from one of Gaither's former players. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
JAKE GAITHER RESIGNATION

JAKE GAITHER RESIGNATION

Date
1970
Description
In a press conference, Florida A&M University president Dr. Benjamin Perry announces Jake Gaither's resignation as athletic director and football coach. Coach Gaither comments on his experiences at FAMU and on passing the torch to Pete Griffin. Dr. Perry, Coach Gaither and Pete Griffin answer questions from journalists. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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Jake GaitherJake GaitherAfrican American history
College sports
Florida A & M Rattlers (Football team)
Football coaches, African American
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
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Jake Gaither - The Best Ever Jake Gaither - The Best Ever African American history
College sports
Florida A & M Rattlers (Football team)
Football coaches, African American
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
Promotional films
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JAKE GAITHER RESIGNATION JAKE GAITHER RESIGNATION African American history
College sports
Florida A & M Rattlers (Football team)
Football coaches, African American
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
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