98 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Boating"
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WONDERFUL WINTER HAVEN

WONDERFUL WINTER HAVEN

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
A newlywed couple in a red Mustang convertible pull up at a motel in Winter Haven to start the film's look at the area. The film shows the Florida Citrus Showcase (a domed building) and local amenities. The couple tries skeet shooting. A fellow shooter is in a wheelchair. They see elderly people playing shuffleboard. They go for an airplane ride for the aerial views and are boating when an airboat goes by, then stops to give them a ride. Later they fish, then see Cypress Gardens and try skiing. The film ends with a cookout with other young couples and a jingle. Homilies and philosophical comments are interspersed throughout the script. Produced by Mercury Productions.
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Washington Oaks Gardens State Park and  Flagler Beach State Park

Washington Oaks Gardens State Park and Flagler Beach State Park

Date
Description
This film is a guided tour of Washington Oaks Gardens State Park and Flagler Beach State Park. The narrator describes nearby attractions, such as Marineland on A1A, and provides a history of the park, which was once the plantation of General Joseph Hernandez. Scenes include: a park ranger walking through the gardens and near park facilities, such as picnic areas, playgrounds and scenery along Flagler Beach. Produced by the Florida Board of Parks.
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UNLOADING OYSTERS

UNLOADING OYSTERS

Date
1960-08-16
Description
This is home movie footage of young men shoveling oysters from a small boat into a wheel barrel. An older man stands on the dock and uses oyster tongs to scoop oysters out of the water. Two men haul lobster cages into a small boat off Palm Beach. The Breakers Hotel can be seen in the background.
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TWO ON AN ISLAND

TWO ON AN ISLAND

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
A young couple drives their Chevy Impala Convertible, towing an outboard motorboat, for a visit to Fort DeSoto Park. They enjoy the beach and the Fort, launch their boat at the public ramp, find a place to hang out feeding the gulls and tanning, and then return.
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TURTLE WHARVES AND SAILBOAT

TURTLE WHARVES AND SAILBOAT

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film shows sea turtles at Turtle Kraal and a twin-masted sailboat underway.
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TREASURE ISLAND

TREASURE ISLAND

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film starts with a "pirate" burying his treasure and narrating in the standard "har-har" pirate's voice. It dissolves to modern times and the usual "fun in the sun" sequences. Viewers see the Aquatarium, London Wax Museum, Sunken Gardens, Tiki Gardens, HMS Bounty replica and Busch Gardens. The film also shows homes, boating, entertainment and cultural activities.
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THE SPORTING SUWANNEE

THE SPORTING SUWANNEE

Date
1950
Description
This film was produced by Paramount as part of a series of Grantland Rice films. It starts in the Okefenokee and flows with the Suwannee River through rapids and past "the old faithful Negroes" who live on the banks. They have no pension plan, no social security and "no ulcers," according to the narrator. Sportsmen fish along the way and see gators, raccoons and a bobcat. They reach the river's mouth and fish some more, then shoot ducks at the end.
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THE PARK THAT WENT TO SEA

THE PARK THAT WENT TO SEA

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows visitors all that is available at Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. There are many good underwater sequences of divers and fish. Viewers also see the statue "Christ of the Deep," which stands in 28 feet of water on a reef. Produced by Goodway Films of Fort Lauderdale; sponsored by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials.
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THE OTHER FLORIDA

THE OTHER FLORIDA

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
In this film, viewers see Fort Pierce and Port St. Lucie, including residences, fishing, surfing, golfing and orange groves. The film also shows the county fair, a beard-growing contest, the local library, schools, churches, museums, the art gallery, recreation areas, a Catholic folk mass, St. Lucie Museum, sailfish and fresh water fish. Produced by Hallmark International Releasing Group.
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THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE

THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE

Date
1965
Description
This film chronicles the Orange Bowl festivities, including a Junior Tennis Tournament, a speedboat regatta, the International Grand Prix boat race, the Coral Gables Junior Orange Bowl, the Stag Coaches Luncheon, the Orange Bowl Fashion Show, the New Year's Eve King Orange Jamboree, the Alabama versus Nebraska football game, the NFL Pro Playoff Classic (Cowboys versus Colts) and the King Orange Fireworks. Each of these events is shown in a montage of shots with no narration. Produced by FDC; sponsored by National Airlines.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
WONDERFUL WINTER HAVEN WONDERFUL WINTER HAVEN Aerial photography
Airboats
Airplanes
Automobiles
Boating
Fishing
Promotional films
Shuffleboard
Skeet shooting
Tourism
Water skiing
Water sports
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fvc917Washington Oaks Gardens State Park and Flagler Beach State ParkMarineland
Florida Board of Parks
African-Americans
Bands
Dancing
Swimming
Birthdays
Fishing
boating
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UNLOADING OYSTERS UNLOADING OYSTERS Boating
Fishing
Oysters
Seafood industry
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TWO ON AN ISLAND TWO ON AN ISLAND Automobiles
Beaches
Birds
Boating
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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TURTLE WHARVES AND SAILBOAT TURTLE WHARVES AND SAILBOAT Boating
Recreation
Sailboats
Sea turtles
Turtles
Wildlife
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TREASURE ISLAND TREASURE ISLAND Amusement parks
Attractions
Boating
Pirates
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
Treasure
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THE SPORTING SUWANNEE THE SPORTING SUWANNEE African Americans
American alligator
Boating
Fishing
Hunting
Promotional films
Recreation
Wildlife
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THE PARK THAT WENT TO SEA THE PARK THAT WENT TO SEA Boating
Diving
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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THE OTHER FLORIDA THE OTHER FLORIDA Art
Boating
Citrus industry
Exhibitions
Fishing
Golf
Promotional films
Recreation
Surfing
Tourism
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THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE Alabama Crimson Tide (Football team)
Boating
Celebrations
College football
Dallas Cowboys (Football team)
Fashions shows
Fireworks
Holidays
Indianapolis Colts (Football team)
Nebraska Corn Huskers (Football team)
Professional football
Promotional films
Tennis
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