9 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject - Corporate is exactly "United States Senate"
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GOV. BOB GRAHAM'S SENATE RACE

GOV. BOB GRAHAM'S SENATE RACE

Date
1986
Description
This is footage of Bob Graham's victory celebration after his win over Paula Hawkins for US Senator. It starts with Graham and his family with reporters, answering questions about the future of the state and country. Next is his acceptance speech at his campaign headquarters. On the platform with Graham are Cabinet members Bill Gunter, Gerald Lewis and Doyle Conner. Not present, but congratulated by Graham, are Betty Castor and Bob Butterworth. Videotaped by Bradley White.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS CAMPAIGN COMMERCIAL

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS CAMPAIGN COMMERCIAL

Date
1964-03-06
Description
Sen. George Smathers asks voters to cast their ballots for him on May 8th in his bid for re-election as Florida Senator.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - LEGISLATION

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - LEGISLATION

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on various legislative matters, a tax cut and a farm assistance bill. He briefly mentions the civil rights bill, calling it too severe. There is a segment on Cuba in which he recommends international sanctions against Cuba in hopes of toppling Castro. He briefly touches on plans to close Sanford Air Force base. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the developing tensions in Panama over disagreements in the Canal Zone. The segment also contains material on President Johnson and the legislative schedule of the Senate. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RETIREMENT

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RETIREMENT

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers details the benefits of a bill he has introduced in the Senate. The bill will enable self-employed entrepreneurs to establish private pension programs and set aside money for their own retirement. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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THOSE WHO GOVERN

THOSE WHO GOVERN

Date
1955-09-05
Description
David Brinkley introduces the show with a brief biography of Sen. George Smathers. The program includes an interview with the senator's parents in Miami, his office staff in Washington, DC, his wife at home and his children in Chevy Chase, Maryland. There is an interview with Sen. Smathers in his office at the Capitol in which he details his life prior to Washington and his decision to enter politics, including anecdotes of his first Congressional office bid.
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U. S. SENATOR GARY HART

U. S. SENATOR GARY HART

Date
1983
Description
This video begins with Hart's plane landing at the Tallahassee airport. Sen. Hart addresses his supporters at the airport regarding his bid for president in 1984. A couple of minutes at the end of the film show voting polls in Tallahassee and people voting. Videotaped by Bradley White.
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Gov. Farris Bryant Addresses Senate Commerce Committee

Gov. Farris Bryant Addresses Senate Commerce Committee

Date
23222
Description
Governor Bryant addresses the Senate Commerce Committee in Washington concerning Senate Bill 1732 on rights and interstate busing. Bryant argues for the rights of property owners to discriminate against customers, that if customers have the right to choose which businesses they will use, then businesses equally have the right to choose which customers they will serve. Florida Senator Spessard Holland introduces Bryant to the committee, and Strom Thurmond, who sits on the committee, tells Bryant that he agrees with him. Produced by FDC.
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To Reach For Tomorrow

To Reach For Tomorrow

Date
1968
Description
This is a promotional film put together for Governor LeRoy Collins' 1968 U.S. Senate campaign. It begins with footage of the Vietnam War, and Governor Collins pleading to end it. From there it moves to the race wars going on in the United States, with footage of black slums in Miami, Florida. Collins speaks out against racism. There is testimony from supporters, such as Senator Spessard Holland, Governor Collins' mother and Ted Kennedy. There are shots of Senator John Kennedy and Governor Collins at the 1960 National Democratic Convention. The film shows a short segment on the 1964 Selma, Alabama demonstration, and Governor Collins' role as "peacekeeper." It shows family shots, with live footage of Governor Collins and his daughter, Darby, at Egmont Key.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
GOV. BOB GRAHAM'S SENATE RACE GOV. BOB GRAHAM'S SENATE RACE Celebrations
Politicians
Politics
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS CAMPAIGN COMMERCIAL SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS CAMPAIGN COMMERCIAL Elections
Political campaigns
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - LEGISLATION SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - LEGISLATION Agriculture
Civil rights
Cold War
Cuban Revolution
Politicians
Politics
Taxation
United States-Foreign relations-Cuba
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA Infrastructure
Politicians
Politics
Shipping
Transportation
United States-Foreign relations-Panama
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RETIREMENT SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RETIREMENT Pensions
Retirement
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THOSE WHO GOVERN THOSE WHO GOVERN Interviews
Politicians
Politics
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U. S. SENATOR GARY HART U. S. SENATOR GARY HART Airports
Elections
Politics
Politicians
Senators
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Gov. Farris Bryant Addresses Senate Commerce CommitteeGov. Farris Bryant Addresses Senate Commerce CommitteeAfrican American history
Busing for school integration--Law and legislation
Civil rights
Civil rights movement
Discrimination
Governors--Florida
Integration
Interstate commerce
Politicians
Politics
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To Reach For TomorrowTo Reach For TomorrowAfrican Americans
Civil rights movement
Governors-Florida
National Democratic Party
Politicians
Politics
Presidents-United States
Promotional films
Vietnam War
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