36 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Agriculture "
Fabulous Florida

Fabulous Florida

Date
Description
This film offers a narrated tour of Florida, highlighting the North, Central and Southern regions. It features shots of: St. Augustine; Tallahassee; Jacksonville; Daytona Beach; Tampa; St. Petersburg; Palm Beach; Ft. Lauderdale; Miami Beach and Key West. The attractions mentioned include: Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center; Silver Springs; Rainbow Springs; Miami Seaquarium; Marineland; the Citrus Tower; Bok Tower; Cypress Gardens; Gasparilla Festival; Skyway Bridge; Ringling Art Museum; Everglades National Park and the Overseas Highway. The film also features Seminole Indian culture, Florida agriculture and the citrus industry. Produced by John Bramby for Humble Oil and Refining Company.
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Florida's Land of Gracious Living

Florida's Land of Gracious Living

Date
1965-10
Description
The script starts by asking, "What is land?" A long philosophical answer is given over scenes of life in Putnam County. The film shows farming, cattle, rodeo, sailing and bass fishing, including underwater photography. Viewers also see gladiolus farms, residences in Palatka, a utility plant, the Hudson Pulp and Paper Corp., and furniture manufacturing. The film shows schools, public facilities and President Lyndon B. Johnson at the ground breaking of the Cross Florida Barge Canal. There are good shots of a huge "walking" drag line. Produced by Guided Tours; sponsored by Putnam County Board of County Commissioners.
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FLORIDA'S LIVING TREASURE

FLORIDA'S LIVING TREASURE

Date
n.d.
Description
Actor Richard Boone narrates and hosts this film about how Florida agriculture was developed. It uses split-screen, time-lapse, macro, artwork and old photos. It tells about pest control and how the development of juice concentrate saved the orange juice market. It also shows the cattle industry, methods of treating screwworm, turpentine and logging. Viewers see crop dusting and the vegetable industry. Produced by IFAS.
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FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY

FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This is a promotional film on St. Lucie County that begins with an overview of the different ecosystems in the county. The St. Lucie County Museum is featured and some history of the county is given. There are scenes of downtown Fort Pierce and the Great American Raft Race. Local artist A.E. "Beanny" Backus talks about the area and how it influences his painting. There is footage dealing with the school system, the agribusiness, Indian River citrus, hunting and sport saltwater fishing.
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Food for Tomorrow's World

Food for Tomorrow's World

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows the work at Hydroponics International where the "farmers" carry walkie-talkie radios and have an extensive lab to develop and test mineral solutions that modify the soil and result in optimum produce. Viewers see shots of a two-foot long bean developed here, as well as tobacco, ornamentals, vegetables and fruits. The produce was packed under the name "Vita-Veg."
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GRAPE VINEYARD/ LOCO BALL/ SOL CARROLL

GRAPE VINEYARD/ LOCO BALL/ SOL CARROLL

Date
1977
Description
An elderly gentleman stands beside several grapevines he has planted and describes the different types of grapes he produces. He recounts tending fruit trees and grapes as a small child and remarks that he planted the vines because he enjoys making jelly, wine and preserves, which he sells or gives to friends. In the next segment, a young man at Florida State University demonstrates his athletic prowess with a "Loco-Ball," an object that resembles a cross between a hacky sack and a shuttlecock. He kicks the "Loco-Ball" and bounces it off of his chest in exciting slow-motion footage. The segment ends with silent footage of Sol Carroll, the #1 FSU fan, at home playing with his dog and proudly displaying a photo album filled with news articles praising his team spirit. 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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
fvc895Fabulous FloridaBramby, John
Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center (White Springs, Fla.)
Miami Seaquarium
Gasparilla Festival (Tampa, Fla.)
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
Humble Oil and Refining Company
Seminoles
Agriculture
Citrus
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Florida's Land of Gracious LivingFlorida's Land of Gracious LivingAgriculture
Bass fishing
Boating
Cattle
Drainage
Farming
Flood control
Furniture manufacturing
Promotional films
Rodeos
Timber industry
Tourism
Underwater photography
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FLORIDA'S LIVING TREASURE FLORIDA'S LIVING TREASURE Agriculture
Cattle industry
Citrus industry
Citrus juices
Economic conditions
Promotional films
Timber industry
Turpentine industry
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FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY Agriculture
Art
Artists
Attractions
Boating
Citrus industry
Fishing
Hunting
Promotional films
Tourism
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Food for Tomorrow's World Food for Tomorrow's World Agriculture
Promotional films
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GRAPE VINEYARD/ LOCO BALL/ SOL CARROLL GRAPE VINEYARD/ LOCO BALL/ SOL CARROLL Agriculture
College sports
Florida State Seminoles (Football team)
Grapes
Sports
Vineyards
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Hometown Florida Hometown Florida Agriculture
Baseball
Cattle industry
Citrus industry
Phosphate mining
Promotional films
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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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La Belle the Beautiful La Belle the Beautiful Agriculture
Beekeeping
Cattle industry
Economic conditions
Hunting
Promotional films
Tourism
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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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