17 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Citrus"
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Newsreel 2nd Section

Newsreel 2nd Section

Date
Description
This film contains silent footage of various Clermont personalities and businesses, including the Chamber of Commerce; the "colored" school, High School, and grade school with their students and teachers; the citrus packing house at the Clermont Citrus Growers Association; the depot; Ogden Motor Company and employees; the Chevrolet dealership and its employees; the Post Office and employees; Lake View Hotel; Bowman's Realty Service/Trimbley Properties and employees; Clermont Feed Company; Clermont Press; Don's Service Station; House's Dry Goods and Clothing Store; Seavers Barber Shop; Hotel Clermont; J.E. Westbrook Grocery and Market; The Citizen's Bank; the Alimonte Café; the Fire Department and its truck, and other businesses and personalities. Title cards provide a humorous narrative throughout.
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
SOMETHING NEW IN THE AIR

SOMETHING NEW IN THE AIR

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film captures the excitement of Eastern Airlines' inaugural Boeing 727 flight at the Miami Airport. A delegation of giddy Miamians board the plane, led by the mayor. In the course of their journey, they present citrus gift baskets to the flight crew, President Lyndon Johnson and the Mayor of Philadelphia. The film extols the amenities of the new jet, including the availability of high-speed travel to Florida. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
Collection
The Big Squeeze

The Big Squeeze

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
This film tells about citrus production from tree to table in a short, but complete script.
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THE FLORIDA CITRUS SONG

THE FLORIDA CITRUS SONG

Date
1975
Description
This film utilizes a catchy folk rock jingle to spotlight the Florida citrus industry. It covers the entire gamut of citrus production from grafting fruit-producing citrus trees to frozen concentrate, and the myriad of offshoot businesses and products generated by Florida's greatest agricultural market. Produced by Barton Film and the Florida Department of Citrus.
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The Orange: Fruit of Life

The Orange: Fruit of Life

Date
n.d.
Description
This film chronicles the history of oranges, beginning with animation showing that, "Once upon a time... a miracle occurred and the first orange was born." Then, actors in Spanish costume eat oranges in the oldest-budded orange grove in America, near St. Augustine. Actors dressed as "Indians" jog through the trees carrying oranges and dance. Next, authentic Seminoles eat oranges, followed by more shots of the "Indians." Then, viewers see African-Americans loading barrels of oranges on a floating dock. A great train sequence follows, showing Florida East Coast Railroad Engine No. 153, as a load of oranges is picked up from a horse-drawn wagon. The rest of the film is processing and packaging. Produced by Robert Leahy Studios; sponsored by Minute Maid.
Collection
THE SUN GOES NORTH

THE SUN GOES NORTH

Date
1964
Description
This film describes the development of citrus in the New World with dioramas at a citrus exhibition. It describes the aspects of Florida that make it great for citrus. It shows farming, including frost prevention, fertilizing, irrigation, bud grafting and pesticide spraying. Then, it shows harvesting, processing and a sequence explaining why some oranges are artificially colored by showing a woman before and after putting on cosmetics. Viewers also see bottling, refrigeration, lab testing, canning and the machines that take a whole orange out of its skin. The film also shows making orange juice concentrate and pulp processing into dairy feed.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
fvc937Newsreel 2nd SectionClermont Chamber of Commerce
Chevrolet
Lakeview Hotel (Clermont, Fla.)
Bowman’s Realty Service
Clermont Feed Company
Don’s Service State
J. E. Westbrook Grocery
Citizen’s Bank
Seavers Barber Shop
Hotel Clermont
Newsreel
African-Americans
Schools
Citrus
Post Office
Banks
Fire Department
Ogden Motor Company
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One Hundred Million Oranges One Hundred Million Oranges Agriculture
Citrus
Citrus industry
Promotional films
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SOMETHING NEW IN THE AIR SOMETHING NEW IN THE AIR Airline industry
Airplanes
Citrus
Promotional films
Transportation
Tourism
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The Big SqueezeThe Big SqueezeCitrus
Citrus industry
Citrus juices
Promotional films
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THE FLORIDA CITRUS SONG THE FLORIDA CITRUS SONG Citrus
Citrus industry
Citrus juices
Promotional films
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The Orange: Fruit of LifeThe Orange: Fruit of LifeAfrican Americans
Citrus
Citrus industry
Conquistadors (Portrayals)
Promotional films
Seminole Indians
Trains
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THE SUN GOES NORTH THE SUN GOES NORTH Agriculture
Citrus
Citrus industry
Exhibitions
Promotional films
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