10 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject - Corporate is exactly "Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (Tallahassee, Fla.)"
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Crystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art Show

Crystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art Show

Date
1980 (circa)
Description
This segment contains extensive silent footage of the interior of the plant. In a short interview, a plant administrator remarks on the history of the facility and on the construction of the plant. He discusses the advantages of nuclear power sources over those of fossil fuels, denoting American independence from foreign oil producers among them. Paintings from an art exhibit at Florida A&M University conclude the segment. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Football Game

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Football Game

Date
1981
Description
This film has footage of a Florida A&M University football game. It includes scenes of FAMU fans, football players and cheerleaders. FAMU president Walter L. Smith comments on the FAMU Rattlers' happy return to a renovated Bragg Stadium. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University: The 100 Before the World/Les Cents Devant Le Monde

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University: The 100 Before the World/Les Cents Devant Le Monde

Date
1989
Description
In this film, Florida A&M University is the sole representative of the United States in France's 200th Bastille Day Parade in Paris. This film covers FAMU's participation in the parade from day one. It shows the band practicing, sightseeing, interacting with other participants, and participating in the parade. Dr. Foster, the band's creator and director, is interviewed throughout the film.
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FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY: THE WALTER SMITH YEARS

FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY: THE WALTER SMITH YEARS

Date
1987 (circa)
Description
Julian Bond introduces this film. There is a brief personal history of Dr. Walter Smith. The remaining footage is a review of the school's achievements while under the reign of Dr. Smith. Those achievements include the addition of undergraduate and graduate studies, expansion of the Black Archives, new and improved facilities, a boost in sports, Bragg Memorial Stadium, cultural events and reaccreditation of the professional education programs. Gov. Bob Graham closes the film.
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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.
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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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MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS

MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS

Date
1980 (circa)
Description
This video begins with Gov. Bob Martinez and reporters. It quickly moves on to a Cabinet meeting where James Eaton and Michael Rockland from Florida A&M University's Center For Black Culture are honored. Next, Marjory Stoneman Douglas is honored. Ms. Douglas talks about her commitment to Florida's environment, specifically about the cleanup of Lake Okeechobee. Videotaped by Bradley White.
Collection
Ray Charles

Ray Charles

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
It is "FAMU Day" at the Legislature. Ray Charles is introduced by Sen. Pat Thomas in the Senate Chamber. Mr. Charles chats for a while and then plays a tune. Videotaped by Bradley White.
Collection
Tallahassee

Tallahassee

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This is a visual tour of Tallahassee with no narration. It shows city streets, the campuses of Florida State University and Florida A&M University, recreation, Wakulla Springs, Tallahassee Junior Museum, Old Public Library, St. Marks Lighthouse and various state office buildings. Produced by Peter Barton Productions of Tallahassee; sponsored by the Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce.
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THE GREAT ADVENTURE

THE GREAT ADVENTURE

Date
1953 (circa)
Description
This is the same film as BA076 with slightly different scenes at the head and tail. There is no indication of which was the first edit or why changes were made. The film covers state universities, architecture, segregation and 1950s clothing styles.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Crystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art ShowCrystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art ShowArt
Art shows
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
Nuclear power
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Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Football Game Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Football Game African American
College sports
Florida A & M Rattlers (Football team)
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
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Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University: The 100 Before the World/Les Cents Devant Le MondeFlorida Agricultural and Mechanical University: The 100 Before the World/Les Cents Devant Le MondeBastille Day
African American history
Historically black colleges and universities
Marching bands
Promotional films
Travel
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FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY: THE WALTER SMITH YEARS FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY: THE WALTER SMITH YEARS African American
College sports
Florida A & M Rattlers (Football team)
Higher education
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
Promotional films
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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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MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS MARJORY STONEMAN DOUGLAS Activists
Civil rights
Environmentalism
Governors-Florida
Historically black colleges and universities
Politicians
Politics
Speeches
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Ray Charles Ray Charles African American
Historically black colleges and universities
Musicians
Piano
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Tallahassee Tallahassee Attractions
Higher education
Libraries
Lighthouses
Museums
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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THE GREAT ADVENTURE THE GREAT ADVENTURE College sports
Higher education
Promotional films
Segregation
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