12 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Activists "
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Archie Shepp

Archie Shepp

Date
1978
Description
This is interview and lecture footage of jazz saxophonist and social activist Archie Shepp at Florida State University. Mr. Shepp comments on jazz music trends, poverty, politics, civil rights, culture and society. The interview segment is conducted by newscaster Lucius Gant. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
BETTY STATTON

BETTY STATTON

Date
1976-01
Description
Betty Statton, a member of the Florida State University System Board of Regents, answers questions from a WFSU-TV reporter. The questions deal with her recent appointment to the board, university enrollment caps, classroom overcrowding, inflation and its impact on education, her personal history at Florida State University (FSU), advances in education and the women's movement. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
CIVIL RIGHTS

CIVIL RIGHTS

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film begins with reporters being led out of the Governor's Mansion. It then switches to a rally of African-Americans on the steps of the Capitol. It shows the crowd chanting and displaying signs for "Black Power," then shifts back to reporters. The sound is garbled.
Collection
FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES

FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
This film includes still shots of Gov. Claude Kirk with his wife Erika giving speeches and talking with Gov. LeRoy Collins (silent). Gov. Reubin Askew introduces US Sen. Edmund Muskie, who has been invited to attend a Florida Cabinet session. He compares Florida's unique Cabinet system to the executive Cabinet system of Maine. He praises the new progressive Democratic leadership of the south (sound). Farris Bryant introduces first lady Ladybird Johnson, who speaks at Florida State University's Ruby Diamond auditorium. She comments on her "whistle-stop" tour of the south, education issues and Florida's role in the space program. There is additional footage including Luci Baines Johnson, who is pictured wearing an Indian headdress. Sen. Claude Pepper and Sen. George Smathers are also present. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
HOSEA WILLIAMS

HOSEA WILLIAMS

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film is interview and speech footage of civil rights leader Hosea Williams speaking at Bethel Family Baptist Church in Tallahassee. The speech footage has many rough editing splices that impact the aesthetics of the film. However, the content is still quite profound and moving. An interview segment is conducted by newscaster Lucius Gant. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
MALCOLM JOHNSON

MALCOLM JOHNSON

Date
1978-02-01
Description
This is a rough work film for a WFSU-TV special on Malcolm Johnson, a Tallahassee civic leader and longtime journalist with the Tallahassee Democrat. Mr. Johnson discusses his decision to retire from full-time journalism and work instead at his hobby of smithing silver and pewter jewelry. He is shown in his shop with some of his materials, in the woods, at an awards ceremony and at the Tallahassee Democrat offices. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
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
Ralph Nader

Ralph Nader

Date
1980 (circa)
Description
Activist Ralph Nader lectures at Florida State University's Ruby Diamond Auditorium on poverty, unemployment, and the influence of corporate interests on the governmental process in Washington, D.C. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
RALPH NADER IN TALLAHASSEE

RALPH NADER IN TALLAHASSEE

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
Ralph Nader is seen arriving at the Tallahassee Airport, where he answers a few questions for reporters. There is extensive footage of Ralph Nader speaking at Rudy Diamond Auditorium on the Florida State University campus on the subject of student and social activism and the importance of being an informed citizen. There are several edit points in the body of his speech, but the footage is still very good. Some portions have poor contrast. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Roxcy Bolton Interview with Coral Gables Television, 2001

Roxcy Bolton Interview with Coral Gables Television, 2001

Date
2001
Description
In this 2001 oral history interview with Coral Gables Television, Roxcy Bolton discusses her descent from a pioneer Mississippi farming family and how the values instilled by that background led to her life of social activism. She recounts her experiences working with political figures to effect social change both locally and nationally, her encounters with individuals in need of assistance, and her philosophy of helping others in need.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Archie SheppArchie SheppActivists
Civil rights
Civil rights activists
Interviews
Jazz music
Politics
Poverty
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BETTY STATTON BETTY STATTON Activists
Economic conditions
Education
Higher education
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CIVIL RIGHTS CIVIL RIGHTS Activists
African American
Black power
Civil rights
Demonstrations
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FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES Activists
Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
National Democratic Party
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Speeches
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HOSEA WILLIAMS HOSEA WILLIAMS Activists
Civil rights
Civil rights movements
Churches
Interviews
Speeches
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MALCOLM JOHNSON MALCOLM JOHNSON Activists
Jewelry making
Journalists
Silverwork
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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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Ralph NaderRalph NaderActivists
Politicians
Politics
Poverty
Speeches
Unemployment
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RALPH NADER IN TALLAHASSEE RALPH NADER IN TALLAHASSEE Activists
Politicians
Politics
Speeches
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Roxcy Bolton Interview with Coral Gables Television, 2001Roxcy Bolton Interview with Coral Gables Television, 2001Civil Rights
Women's Rights
Activists
Equal Rights Movement
Florida Women's Hall of Fame
Interviews
Activism
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