14 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject - Corporate is exactly "New York World's Fair (1964-1965)"
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EDDIE BRACKEN AT FLORIDA PAVILION

EDDIE BRACKEN AT FLORIDA PAVILION

Date
1964
Description
Comedian Eddie Bracken enjoys the show at the Florida Pavilion in the New York World's Fair.
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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 AT THE WORLD'S FAIR

FLORIDA AT THE WORLD'S FAIR

Date
1964
Description
This is kinescope footage of WTVJ-TV's "FYI" program filmed on location at the New York World's Fair Florida Pavilion construction site. According to the script, the pavilion will feature "pretty girls, orange juice, jumping porpoises and all the other wonderful things that represent Florida." There are interviews with Florida businessmen and officials involved in the World's Fair project. Produced by the Florida Development Commission and WTVJ-TV.
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FLORIDA CITRUS WATER SKI SHOW

FLORIDA CITRUS WATER SKI SHOW

Date
n.d.
Description
Dick Pope appears briefly in this film showing the water ski show at the New York World's Fair. The skiers do tricks, ski barefoot and clown around. Boats jump a ramp in an oval shaped tank. The skiers were sponsored by the Florida Citrus Commission.
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FLORIDA FAIR FASHIONS

FLORIDA FAIR FASHIONS

Date
1964-06-20
Description
Miss Miami, Linda Mandelson, models the fashions to be worn by Florida Pavilion staff of the 1964 World's Fair. Miss Miami takes a brief tour of the Daisy's Originals factory, the designers of the Florida fair fashions. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

Date
1964-01-30
Description
Gov. Bryant comments on the progress being made on the Florida Pavilion at the New York World's Fair, missile production in Florida, prohibition of smoking by minors, the Southern Governors' Conference, and the Florida Turnpike. At the end of the film, a French newswoman translates the governor's comments into French. Gov. Bryant presents her with a certificate of Florida citizenship. There are several in-camera edits throughout. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

Date
1964-07-17
Description
Gov. Bryant comments on attendance statistics for Florida Pavilion visitors at the World's Fair, civil unrest and racial tensions in St. Augustine, and his prediction for the 1964 national elections. There are several in-camera edits. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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GOV. HAYDON BURNS CABINET MEETING; RE: WORLD'S FAIR SKI SHOW SUCCESS

GOV. HAYDON BURNS CABINET MEETING; RE: WORLD'S FAIR SKI SHOW SUCCESS

Date
n.d.
Description
This Cabinet meeting with Gov. Burns includes mention of supplemental federal disaster relief to Florida of $1 million for hurricane damage. Charles Campbell (chairman of the FDC and the Executive Committee of New York World's Fair Authority) is introduced, as well as the rest of the World's Fair Authority and members of FDC (listed but not seen). Mr. Campbell tells how the Florida Exhibit was turned from a liability into an asset with the inclusion of the Florida Citrus Water Ski Show sponsored by Cypress Gardens and the Citrus Commission. An oversized check for $206,917 is presented to repay a state loan that helped bail out the Florida Pavilion. Dick Pope, dressed as Santa, presents the check. Gov. Burns thanks everyone and describes how the World's Fair, Citrus Commission, Legislature, Florida's four major electric utilities, the Cabinet and Minute Maid Orange Juice all helped. Each Cabinet member comments.
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GOV. HAYDON BURNS PRESS CONFERENCE ON WORLD'S FAIR

GOV. HAYDON BURNS PRESS CONFERENCE ON WORLD'S FAIR

Date
1965-02-04
Description
Gov. Burns announces the addition of an 8,000 seat, $20 million amphitheater to the Florida exhibit at the New York World's Fair. The amphitheater will be used to feature the water ski show and all aspects of Florida. Admission to the exhibit will be free to make up for poor attendance in 1964. Charles Campbell (FDC Chairman) describes the genesis of the new plan. Dick Pope (founder of Cypress Gardens and Chairman of the Florida Fair Commission) describes the benefits of the new show and how it will be done. Tommy Bartlett (producer of the show) and Dick Rowe (creator of the show) describe the show. Burns then tells where funding for this will originate and answers questions.
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JOHNNY CARSON AT THE FLORIDA PAVILION

JOHNNY CARSON AT THE FLORIDA PAVILION

Date
1964-05-29
Description
Comedian Johnny Carson plays ball and scuba dives with the porpoises while touring the Florida Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
EDDIE BRACKEN AT FLORIDA PAVILION EDDIE BRACKEN AT FLORIDA PAVILION Attractions
Exhibitions
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FLORIDA AT THE FAIR FLORIDA AT THE FAIR Attractions
Exhibitions
Governors-Florida
Promotional films
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FLORIDA AT THE WORLD'S FAIR FLORIDA AT THE WORLD'S FAIR Attractions
Exhibitions
Interviews
Promotional films
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FLORIDA CITRUS WATER SKI SHOW FLORIDA CITRUS WATER SKI SHOW Attractions
Exhibitions
Promotional films
Water sports
Water skiing
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FLORIDA FAIR FASHIONS FLORIDA FAIR FASHIONS Beauty pageant contestants
Fashion
Promotional films
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE Exhibitions
Defense industry
Governors-Florida
Infrastructure
Politics
Politicians
Promotional films
Transportation
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEGOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEAfrican American history
Civil rights
Demonstrations
Exhibitions
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
Race relations
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GOV. HAYDON BURNS CABINET MEETING; RE: WORLD'S FAIR SKI SHOW SUCCESS GOV. HAYDON BURNS CABINET MEETING; RE: WORLD'S FAIR SKI SHOW SUCCESS Attractions
Exhibitions
Governors-Florida
Hurricane damage-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
Tourism
Water skiing
Water sports
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GOV. HAYDON BURNS PRESS CONFERENCE ON WORLD'S FAIR GOV. HAYDON BURNS PRESS CONFERENCE ON WORLD'S FAIR Attractions
Exhibitions
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
Tourism
Water skiing
Water sports
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JOHNNY CARSON AT THE FLORIDA PAVILIONJOHNNY CARSON AT THE FLORIDA PAVILIONAttractions
Exhibitions
SCUBA
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