10 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Boat racing"
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BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS

BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS

Date
n.d.
Description
Five fiberglass dinghies with outboard motors race around the lake and canals at Cypress Gardens. One boat runs up on the shoreline by accident. There are no injuries or damage. Then, three small, single-driver hydrofoils race through the same areas and end by driving up on the beach at the finish line.
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GUY LOMBARDO'S RACING BOAT

GUY LOMBARDO'S RACING BOAT

Date
1963-03-18
Description
In this film, Guy Lombardo watches his hydroplane racing boat as it is placed in the water at Tierra Verde. He takes it for a spin.
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MARINE INVITATIONAL

MARINE INVITATIONAL

Date
1976-08-18
Description
This film shows hydroplane racing near Miami using matched boats.
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ORANGE BOWL REGATTA, PARADE '54

ORANGE BOWL REGATTA, PARADE '54

Date
1954
Description
This film is footage of the hydroplane race during the 1954 Orange Bowl Regatta. There is also footage of the field and game. This was filmed in Kodachrome.
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SAILING REGATTA

SAILING REGATTA

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
This home movie features a series of sailing regattas. There is the "Midwinter Snipe Regatta" in St. Petersburg and Tampa on March 5, 1940; the "Tampa Yacht and Country Club Snipe Regatta" on April 1, 1940; the "Egmont Key Race" in June of 1946, and the "Tampa Yacht and Country Club International 110 Races" in July of 1946. Much of the racing footage is of smaller sailboats, though there are short clips of people aboard a larger sailboat. The color is faded in this film.
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SHRIMP BOATS RACE IN FLORIDA

SHRIMP BOATS RACE IN FLORIDA

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Shrimp boats race during the Fiesta of the Eight Flags celebration at the Marine Welcome Center in Fernandina Beach, Florida. Fiesta Queen Pat Brodie presents Captain Tringali of the Dixie Queen with a trophy for his victory. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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Snowman's Holiday

Snowman's Holiday

Date
1964
Description
This might be one of the silliest concepts ever filmed. A snowman and snowwoman visit Miami. They fish, visit the Miami Seaquarium, watch alligator wrestling at Tropical Gardens, see cobra milking at the Miami Serpentarium, monkeys at Monkey Jungle, Vizcaya, the Torch of Friendship, and Parrot Jungle. They go to Hialeah for horse races, dog races, and jai-alai. They also see Bob Hope, Robert Goulet and Ed Sullivan on a golf course, watch football at the Orange Bowl, and attend a powerboat race. At the end of the film, the snow people have melted on the beach. Produced by Miami Metro News Bureau.
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Spans Across the Bay Celebration

Spans Across the Bay Celebration

Date
1949-07
Description
A man at a lunch counter reads the St. Petersburg Times and another getting a haircut also reads a paper. Then the film shows a yacht cruise, several boats and a helicopter. Lots of boats follow. They come to a marina where there is a bit of handshaking, then they get in cars for a motorcade. The motorcade passes a group of people waving from horseback. Gov. and Mrs. Warren greet people and viewers see crowds along the beach waiting to see them. The governor fires a small cannon to start a sailboat race. His wife gets corsages and some men put sand in her shoes. A baseball game and a cookout follow. The Warrens walk under an arch of majorettes' batons, eat at a long table and he signs autographs. There are some scenes at night in a stadium. At the end, Gov. Warren speaks to crowd, followed by a fireworks display.
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ST. AUGUSTINE: THE OLDEST CITY

ST. AUGUSTINE: THE OLDEST CITY

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film gives the history of St. Augustine in Kodachrome. Wonderful costumes are seen during the annual fiesta. The film shows the blessing of the shrimp fleet. Viewers see Lightner Museum, its doll collection and various churches. This film shows people frolicking in the surf, fishing and at a speedboat race. A man and woman lounge among dozens of alligators at an alligator farm. There are many scenes of streets and buildings. Produced by Leroy Crooks.
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The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush

Date
1963
Description
This film shows the Gold Coast Marathon, a powerboat race from Miami to West Palm Beach and back. Viewers see pit crews at Pelican Harbor Yacht Club and aerial shots of the race. Twelve-year-old Rosemary Bennett, the youngest female racer, and restaurateur/racer Mike Gordon are shown. Richard Steffens Jr. wins both legs of the race. Produced by FDC; sponsored by FDC and Miami Metro News Bureau.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS Amusement parks
Attractions
Boat racing
Boats
Promotional films
Tourism
Water sports
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GUY LOMBARDO'S RACING BOAT GUY LOMBARDO'S RACING BOAT Boat racing
Boating
Hydroplanes
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MARINE INVITATIONAL MARINE INVITATIONAL Boat racing
Boating
Hydroplanes
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ORANGE BOWL REGATTA, PARADE '54 ORANGE BOWL REGATTA, PARADE '54 Boat racing
College sports
Hydroplane boats
Maryland Terrapins (Football team)
Oklahoma Sooners (Football team)
Promotional films
Tourism
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SAILING REGATTA SAILING REGATTA Boat racing
Boating
Home movies
Recreation
Regattas
Sailing
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SHRIMP BOATS RACE IN FLORIDA SHRIMP BOATS RACE IN FLORIDA Boating
Boat racing
Celebrations
Fishing
Seafood industry
Shrimp boats
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Snowman's HolidaySnowman's HolidayAmerican alligator
Beaches
Boating
Boat racing
Dog racing
Fishing
Golf
Horses
Horse racing
Jai-alai
Monkeys
Promotional films
Recreation
Snakes
Snowmen
Tourism
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Spans Across the Bay CelebrationSpans Across the Bay CelebrationAutomobiles
Baseball
Beaches
Boating
Boat racing
Helicopters
Promotional films
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ST. AUGUSTINE: THE OLDEST CITY ST. AUGUSTINE: THE OLDEST CITY American alligator
Beaches
Boat racing
Boating
Fishing
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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The Gold Rush The Gold Rush Boat racing
Competitions
Promotional films
Water sports
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