36 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Agriculture"
Phosphorus: Florida's Vital Key to a Better Future for Man

Phosphorus: Florida's Vital Key to a Better Future for Man

Date
1972
Description
This film explains the uses of phosphorus, how it is mined, and how it is processed. The producer's daughter-in-law and grandchildren are seen in one shot at the dinner table and picnicking. The producer, Hack Swain, is the mustached gentleman seen wearing a hard hat. Land reclamation is shown as well. Produced by Hack Swain; sponsored by the Florida Phosphate Council.
Collection
OPPORTUNITY ACRES

OPPORTUNITY ACRES

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Gov. Farris Bryant introduces this film on forestry and forest products. Several tree farmers testify to the benefits of their business by responding to questions from the narrator. There are scenes of the wood industry, including planting, processing and tapping pine sap. The script encourages everyone to grow trees and make big money. Viewers see a farmer preparing land, planting seedlings with a mechanical planter, performing maintenance and harvesting as his wife and kids look on. The whole family buys a new station wagon with the profits. Produced by Russell-Barton Film Co.; sponsored by FDC.
Collection
One Hundred Million Oranges

One Hundred Million Oranges

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film tells a highly romanticized story of oranges and the citrus industry in Florida. Citrus cultivation and production at Dr. Phillips' Citrus Company is covered on every level, from seedling grafting to packing and canning. The film has a great 1950s era feel. There are portions that are missing frames and there is some audio deterioration, but the overall quality is quite good. Produced by Dr. Phillips Citrus Company.
Collection
Now

Now

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film shows the Ocala-Marion County area with scenes of horse breeding farms, citrus groves and city buildings in Ocala. Viewers see Silver Springs; other tourist attractions; residences; and manufacturing of saw blades, mobile homes, and garments. There are school scenes, including cosmetology school and nursing school. The film ends with horse farm scenes. Sponsored by the Ocala-Marion County Chamber of Commerce.
Collection
Now

Now

MONTICELLO SCENES

MONTICELLO SCENES

Date
n.d.
Description
This film has various scenes near and in Monticello, including dirt roads, farm fields, an old millstone, an old house, a driving shot going around the Jefferson County Courthouse, various buildings in town, a cemetery, close-ups of furniture and another drive around the courthouse.
Collection
Luna Plantation

Luna Plantation

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
This film has beautiful footage of the Luna Plantation in Leon County. This footage is composed of four combined short films. There are scenes showing: quail hunting; people on the plantation steps; a woman taking photographs; plowing with a sit-down plow; two children playing with a wagon/stroller apparatus; a picnic in the woods; people aboard a ship; playing tennis; boating; and an African-American man poling a boat.
Collection
Leonidas Lipovetsky/ J.L. Morgan Farm Family

Leonidas Lipovetsky/ J.L. Morgan Farm Family

Date
1977
Description
In this film, world-renowned classical concert pianist and Florida State University professor Leonidas Lipovetsky discusses composition, piano technique and creativity with a WFSU-TV reporter. He performs a few pieces of music on the piano and comments on the symbiotic relationships of the arts. Members of the J.L. Morgan family comment on farming and rural life on the family farm they operate near Tallahassee. Mr. Morgan discusses changes in agriculture and the evolution of farming implements. Mrs. Morgan is shown hand churning butter in a brief interview. There is commentary from the Morgan children as well. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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La Belle the Beautiful

La Belle the Beautiful

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
This film shows the Caloosahatchee River, canal digging and a brief shot of Thomas Edison. There are scenes of the good life in the area around La Belle. There are scenes of cattle herds, watermelon harvest, beekeeping, oil wells, the La Belle Chamber of Commerce and hunting with dogs.
Collection
JOHNCIE & LILY TODD/ VOLLEYBALL/ WATER SKI CLINIC

JOHNCIE & LILY TODD/ VOLLEYBALL/ WATER SKI CLINIC

Date
1975-08
Description
A WFSU-TV reporter interviews Johncie and Lily Todd of Midway, Gadsden County. The couple raises their own vegetables and poultry on a small sustenance farm. They also receive government assistance. Johncie is illiterate and disabled. He works the garden with his wife when he is able. They comment on all the change they have seen in Florida. There is footage of young men and women playing volleyball and water skiers. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Hometown Florida

Hometown Florida

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film is composed of scenes of life in and around Bartow. It is a good "slice of life" of the 1950s in a small town. It shows some phosphate mining, the citrus industry and the cattle industry. It also shows Bartow Air Base, family life, agriculture, and youth activities such as baseball, 4-H and Boy Scouts. This was filmed in Kodachrome.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Phosphorus: Florida's Vital Key to a Better Future for ManPhosphorus: Florida's Vital Key to a Better Future for ManAgriculture
Phosphate industry--Environmental aspects--Florida
Phosphorus
Phosphorus industry
Promotional films
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OPPORTUNITY ACRES OPPORTUNITY ACRES Agriculture
Economic conditions
Forestry
Promotional films
Timber industry
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One Hundred Million Oranges One Hundred Million Oranges Agriculture
Citrus
Citrus industry
Promotional films
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NowNowAgriculture
Attractions
Citrus industry
Economic conditions
Horses
Promotional films
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MONTICELLO SCENES MONTICELLO SCENES Agriculture
Courthouses
Promotional films
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Luna PlantationLuna PlantationAfrican American
Agriculture
Hunting
Plantations--Florida
Quail hunting
Silent films
Tennis
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Leonidas Lipovetsky/ J.L. Morgan Farm FamilyLeonidas Lipovetsky/ J.L. Morgan Farm FamilyAgriculture
Composers
Farming
Interviews
Piano music
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La Belle the Beautiful La Belle the Beautiful Agriculture
Beekeeping
Cattle industry
Economic conditions
Hunting
Promotional films
Tourism
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JOHNCIE & LILY TODD/ VOLLEYBALL/ WATER SKI CLINIC JOHNCIE & LILY TODD/ VOLLEYBALL/ WATER SKI CLINIC Agriculture
Gardens
Recreation
Volleyball
Water sports
Water skiing
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Hometown Florida Hometown Florida Agriculture
Baseball
Cattle industry
Citrus industry
Phosphate mining
Promotional films
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