27 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Boats"
Tarpon Springs Epiphany

Tarpon Springs Epiphany

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
This film shows the Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon Springs, including the blessing of the fleet and boys diving for a gold cross. Greek folk dancing is shown as the theme from “Never on a Sunday” plays in the soundtrack. Governor Farris Bryant speaks at the celebration. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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BOAT CRUISE AT WAKULLA SPRINGS

BOAT CRUISE AT WAKULLA SPRINGS

Date
1970-01-04
Description
This film begins with scenes of people boarding tour boats. It shows views along the river, including birds and alligators. It includes clips of Edward Ball and Malcolm Johnson.
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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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BOYNTON BEACH: THE CAPITAL OF FUN

BOYNTON BEACH: THE CAPITAL OF FUN

Date
n.d.
Description
This is a film about life around Boynton Beach. It shows fishing, residential scenes, commercial buildings, schools, sailing and airboat rides. There are agricultural scenes, including commercial growing. Produced by Pieces of Eight Film Enterprises Inc. of Hypoluxo.
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SPONGE: TREASURE FROM THE SEA

SPONGE: TREASURE FROM THE SEA

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows harvesting, processing and bidding at the market for Tarpon Springs sponges. It includes the blessing of the fleet and the Epiphany Celebration. At the end is a sequence showing the uses of sponges with voices in an echo chamber chanting, "Needed, needed. Natural sponges. Needed, needed." Produced by Harlley Productions; sponsored by the Bureau of Commercial Fisheries Fish and Wildlife Service.
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SUMMER TRIPS

SUMMER TRIPS

Date
1947
Description
This home movie begins with the filming of a passing train through a car window. Next are downtown scenes of Tarpon Springs, the waterfront and Greek sponge boats. The family boards one of the boats and goes out with the sponging crew. There are scenes of a diver suiting up in his diving outfit and going into the water. The Tarpon Springs Sponge Exchange is shown, and then the film moves on to film crews at Cypress Gardens shooting Jantzen bathing suit commercials.
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SUNSHINE SHOWPLACES

SUNSHINE SHOWPLACES

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows the performance at the Aquatarium, Tiki Gardens, London Wax Museum and the HMS Bounty. The script says that the original Bounty was skippered by "the notorious pirate, Captain Bligh." It also shows the Bounty under sail on Tampa Bay.
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SURPRISING ST. PETE

SURPRISING ST. PETE

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows fun in the sun in St. Petersburg. Viewers see the Sunshine Skyway (two spans) and the City Pier. People fish, golf, ski, play tennis and ride horses. The film shows Kids and Kubs Softball Teams made up of men over 75 years old. There is lots of sailing, some scuba, and visits to the Aquatarium, Sunken Gardens, HMS Bounty replica, London Wax Museum, horse races at Florida Downs, dog races, jai-alai, Tiki Gardens, stock car races, hydroplane races, and various cultural activities. Produced by Patterson Studios; sponsored by the City of St. Petersburg.
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TAMPA HOME MOVIE

TAMPA HOME MOVIE

Date
1930 (circa)
Description
This is a mix of film clips involving members of the Howell family in Tampa. There are scenes of a bee hive, bird dogs and cattle running through the woods. The film also shows downtown Tampa in the 1930s, with trolleys and other street scenes. There are short clips of men fishing, a pitcher pump outside a log cabin, lake scenes, an outhouse, boats and more bird dog scenes. There are scenes of more fishing, men swimming, and guys drinking and talking on the porch.
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THE MOVING CHALLENGE

THE MOVING CHALLENGE

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film emphasizes the Florida Department of Transportation's role in shaping Florida's future. It details the department's responsibilities, especially the integration of the entire transportation matrix: air, rail, ship and auto. Futuristic transportation devices such as a fan-propelled high speed train prototype, the Sikorsky "turbo train," commuter jet boats and inner city helicopter connections are introduced as exciting possibilities in years to come. The film ends with a speech from US Transportation Secretary John Volpe. Produced by Goodway Films.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Tarpon Springs Epiphany Tarpon Springs Epiphany Boats
Celebrations
Folk dancing
Folk music
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BOAT CRUISE AT WAKULLA SPRINGS BOAT CRUISE AT WAKULLA SPRINGS Boats
Promotional films
Tourism
Wildlife
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BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS Amusement parks
Attractions
Boat racing
Boats
Promotional films
Tourism
Water sports
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BOYNTON BEACH: THE CAPITAL OF FUN BOYNTON BEACH: THE CAPITAL OF FUN Agriculture
Airboats
Boats
Economic conditions
Education
Description and travel
Fishing
Promotional films
Sailing
Tourism
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SPONGE: TREASURE FROM THE SEA SPONGE: TREASURE FROM THE SEA Boats
Celebrations
Economic conditions
Promotional films
Sponge industry
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SUMMER TRIPS SUMMER TRIPS Amusement parks
Attractions
Bathing suits
Boats
Economic conditions
Sponge industry
Promotional films
Trains
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SUNSHINE SHOWPLACES SUNSHINE SHOWPLACES Amusement parks
Attractions
Beaches
Boats
Promotional films
Wildlife
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SURPRISING ST. PETE SURPRISING ST. PETE Amusement parks
Attractions
Automobile racing
Beaches
Boats
Dog racing
Fishing
Golf
Horses
Hydroplanes
Hydroplane racing
Jai-alai
Promotional films
Recreation
Sailing
Softball
Tennis
Water sports
Water skiing
Wildlife
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TAMPA HOME MOVIE TAMPA HOME MOVIE Boats
Fishing
Home movies
Recreation
Wildlife
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THE MOVING CHALLENGE THE MOVING CHALLENGE Airplanes
Automobiles
Boats
Infrastructure
Mass transit
Road construction
Trains
Transportation
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