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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film contains numerous segments from Sen. George Smathers' television program "Senator Smathers Reports." Arkansas Sen. John McClellan discusses a bill that would eliminate Labor Union racketeering. Sen. John Sparkman, Chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Housing, comments on a new bill that will help stimulate the economy in Florida. In another segment, Sen. William Fulbright, Chairman of the Foreign Relations Subcommittee, remarks on the struggle with Russia for control of Berlin. In the final segment, Sen. Smathers details legislation he will introduce in the upcoming Congressional session, including judicial reform, repealing a travel tax and social security revisions. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIR FORCE

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIR FORCE

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers interviews General Curtis LeMay of the Air Force on military threat. LeMay discusses America's strategy for dealing with Russia's missile and air defense capabilities. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIRLINES STRIKE

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIRLINES STRIKE

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the effect that the airlines strike is having on Florida tourism. He discusses various legislative bills designed to prevent further transportation strikes. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS/TEST BAN TREATY

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS/TEST BAN TREATY

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers interviews his sons Bruce and John Smathers. Bruce Smathers comments on the Alliance for Progress program and the success it is having in Argentina. He also praises the Peace Corps for their work in that country. John Smathers comments on the Test Ban Treaty with Russia and remarks on the US Navy, in which he is a cadet. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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Senator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space Program

Senator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space Program

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
Sen. Spessard Holland acts as host of Sen. George Smathers' television program. Renowned scientist Lloyd V. Berkner advocates the continuance of the Manned Space Program, specifically the "moon race." He details the space program's contributions to the fields of medicine, science, technology, military strategy and diplomacy. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - BRUCE SMATHERS INTERVIEW

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - BRUCE SMATHERS INTERVIEW

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers interviews his son Bruce Smathers, future Secretary of State of Florida, on his career in the US Navy, underwater demolitions training and his future prospects for overseas deployment. He also comments on the conflict in Vietnam and America's obligation to support South Vietnam's "quest for freedom." Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CASTRO/COMMUNISM/PANAMA

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CASTRO/COMMUNISM/PANAMA

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers responds to Sen. William Fulbright's suggestion that the United States should cease attempts to oust Fidel Castro from power. He also comments on the threat of communism to other Latin American countries. He mentions briefly Panama's demands to renegotiate the 1903 treaty regarding supervision of the Canal Zone. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the civil rights bill. He states that further civil rights legislation is futile, and that change will only come when people decide to think and act differently. He remarks on the recent attack by protesters on Ivan Allen, Mayor of Atlanta. He comments specifically on the open housing portion of the civil rights bill. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION/ CUBA & US RELATIONS

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION/ CUBA & US RELATIONS

Date
1964 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments briefly on the tax cut and civil rights bills. He comments on prohibiting trade with Cuba and the possibility of employing Miami Cuban exiles at the Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - COMMENTS ON SOUTH AMERICA

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - COMMENTS ON SOUTH AMERICA

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the need to improve relations with South American countries through means of trade agreements, aid programs and foreign student exchange relationships. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS Cold war
Economic conditions
Politics
Politicians
Taxation
United States-Foreign relations-Soviet Union
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIR FORCE SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIR FORCE Cold war
Politicians
Politics
United States-Foreign relations-Soviet Union
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIRLINES STRIKE SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - AIRLINES STRIKE Airline industry
Economic conditions
Labor relations
Politicians
Politics
Transportation
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS/TEST BAN TREATY SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ALLIANCE FOR PROGRESS/TEST BAN TREATY Cold war
Nuclear weapons
Politicians
Politics
United States-Foreign relations-Latin America
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Senator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space ProgramSenator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space ProgramAerospace industry
Economic conditions
Space program
Space race
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - BRUCE SMATHERS INTERVIEW SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - BRUCE SMATHERS INTERVIEW Cold War
Politicians
Politics
Underwater demolition
Vietnam War
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CASTRO/COMMUNISM/PANAMA SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CASTRO/COMMUNISM/PANAMA Anti-communism
Communism
Politicians
Politics
United States-Foreign relations-Cuba
United States-Foreign relations-Panama
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS African Americans
Civil rights
Civil rights activists
Civil rights movement
Desegregation
Integration
Politicians
Politics
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION/ CUBA & US RELATIONS SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - CIVIL RIGHTS LEGISLATION/ CUBA & US RELATIONS Civil rights
Civil rights movement
Cold War
Cuban Revolution
Politicians
Politics
Refugees
Taxation
United States-Foreign relations-Cuba
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - COMMENTS ON SOUTH AMERICASENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - COMMENTS ON SOUTH AMERICACold War
Politicians
Politics
United States-Foreign relations-Latin America
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