7 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Coverage contains "1970s"
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Daytona Beach Footage

Daytona Beach Footage

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This film opens with automobiles driving on Daytona Beach, then moves to the Daytona Speedway and footage of automobile racing, occasional shots of spectators, and pit stops. Near the end of the film, shots of boating, water skiing and golf, are randomly interjected into the footage.
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Florida Seafare

Florida Seafare

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This film shows the many types of commercially harvested seafood in Florida. Scenes include: commercial fishermen; oystermen; crabbing; shrimping; and seine net fishing for mullet. Additional scenes include a folk singing couple at the 6th Annual Apalachicola Seafood Festival. Produced by: Barton Films; U.S. Dept. of Commerce; NOAA; Florida Department of Natural Resources; and National Marine Fisheries.
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Gamble Rodgers

Gamble Rodgers

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This silent footage shows Gamble Rodgers, guitar in hand, talking with an interviewer who is off camera. He also plays and sings. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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How's the Water

How's the Water

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This film is narrated by Homer Groening. He discusses water quality in Florida and the impact of pollutants on aquatic animals and organisms. Groening interviews Dr. Jay Hormic, from the Marco Marine Applied Ecology Station on Marco Island, about water quality and the environment around Marco Island. They discuss: the "tire reefs," created in the Gulf by the Goodyear Tire Company for the purpose of repopulating fish around the island; the brown pelican population, and the role that Florida's ban on DDT played in preserving it; the lack of success with eagle "trays" in encouraging bald eagles to nest in and around Marco Island; and the positive and negative effects of development on the Island. Produced by Johnson Outboards and Deltona Corporation.
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Killer is a Softie

Killer is a Softie

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This promotional film by the Miami Seaquarium tells the history of Hugo, a killer whale at the Seaquarium. It documents: his capture and journey to the Seaquarium; his training; his loneliness; and the additions of Luanna and Lolita, a dolphin and a female killer whale, respectively, to his tank. Brief silent footage of the exterior of the Clermont Chamber of Commerce is attached to the end of this film.
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Space Center Footage

Space Center Footage

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This silent footage shows a bus leaving and approaching a hangar. Other subjects shown include: a rocket on a flatbed; the Rocket Garden; the Kennedy Space Center visitor's complex; tourists in the parking lot area; and aerial shots of the beach.
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Summer Environmental Program

Summer Environmental Program

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The film shows students in two different educational camps hosted by the Florida Division of Forestry: Backwater River State Camp, and the Withlacoochee State Forest Camp. Scenes include students learning forest orientation, how to find food in Florida forests and singing around a campfire. Produced by the Florida Division of Agriculture and Florida Division of Forestry.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
fvc893Daytona Beach FootageDaytona 500
Automobiles
Automobile racing
Stock Car Racing
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fvc916Florida SeafareApalachicola Seafood Festival
Florida Development Commission
Barton Films
U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA
Florida Deptartment of Natural Resources
National Marine Fisheries
Fishing
Crabbing
Shrimping
Oysters
Camping
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fvc913Gamble RodgersRogers, Gamble, 1937-1991
WFSU-TV
Guitars
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fvc894How's the WaterHomer Groening, 1919–1996
Hromic, Jay
Marco Marine Applied Ecology Station
Goodyear Tire Company
Johnson Outboards and Deltona Corporation
Environment
Pollution
Tire reefs
Eagles
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fvc931Killer is a SoftieMiami Seaquarium
Clermont Chamber of Commerce
Killer Whales
Dolphins
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fvc911Space Center FootageKennedy Space Center (Fla.)
Rocket Garden
Space
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fvc923Summer Environmental ProgramFlorida Division of Forestry
Backwater River State Camp
Withlacoochee State Forest Camp
Florida Division of Agriculture
Camp
Forest
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