13 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Construction"
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West of the Sun

West of the Sun

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
This film shows the commerce and community of the West Palm Beach area and asserts that, whether it's nature, recreation, fashion, or industry, West Palm Beach has something for everyone. A McLeod Film Production presented by the West Palm Beach Public Information Department and the City of West Palm Beach.
Collection
WATERFRONT HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

WATERFRONT HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This is footage of a waterfront housing development construction site. It starts with aerial footage of the site, which is located on a small island key. Then, there are scenes of gas pipe lines, dirt roads and various panoramic shots. The location is unknown.
Collection
RADIOACTIVE CARGO: FSU

RADIOACTIVE CARGO: FSU

Date
1955 (circa)
Description
The first several minutes of this film are construction scenes. Viewers see Florida Hall and Tully Gym at FSU. Then, a two-engine prop National Airlines plane arrives and a wooden box marked "radioactive" is unloaded and put in the trunk of a car. The box is taken out of the trunk and opened by a man wearing a lab coat and gloves. He opens a small sphere, takes out an object with tweezers and holds it near a Geiger counter. Then, three men work at a lab bench using tweezers and jars.
Collection
GASPARILLA '54 AND ROAD CONSTRUCTION

GASPARILLA '54 AND ROAD CONSTRUCTION

Date
1954-02
Description
This film begins with shots of the Old Capitol and other state office buildings. Subsequent scenes include floats and marching bands. There are points of view from a car driving down a single lane road. Viewers also see a waterfront scene with a Navy ship coming into view and the exterior of a jai-alai fronton. There are more scenes with car point of view of streets in town, more scenes of the Navy Ship, scenes of road construction including concrete pouring and asphalt laying, more driving point of view, scenes of young orange groves, a bridge in the Keys, and construction using graders and bulldozers. There are street scenes mixed in and two shots of a Model T on a bumpy road.
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FLORIDA'S WHITE GOLD

FLORIDA'S WHITE GOLD

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film tells us about crushed stone and sand and how these materials are used in concrete and water filtration. It shows limestone mining, construction, and many scenes of cities and roads in Florida.
Collection
Florida's Canal Main Street

Florida's Canal Main Street

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
Gov. Haydon Burns introduces this film describing the reasons, location and other details of the Cross Florida Barge Canal. The canal was being built at the time the film was made. The film has illustrations showing proposed design, testimony by the geologist, sequences of Florida industry, footage of flooding in March 1960 and an enemy submarine threat sequence. President Johnson sets off the first blast in construction. Produced by Leroy Crooks; sponsored by FDC and the Canal Authority of Florida.
Collection
FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY VIEW OF CAMPUS

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY VIEW OF CAMPUS

Date
1965
Description
This film shows the FSU campus, construction of Tully Gym and a Homecoming parade with Haydon Burns. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Florida State University History (Part 3)

Florida State University History (Part 3)

Date
1977 (circa)
Description
The film shows some scenes of the area of the Chi Omega murders, the jazz band practicing, stadium construction, science labs and the football program (with Bobby Bowden, Jimmy Jordan and Ron Sellers). There is no sound in this portion. There is also some men's track coverage. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
FABRICATION OF BRIDGE SECTIONS

FABRICATION OF BRIDGE SECTIONS

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This is footage of the techniques involved in road and bridge construction, showing how cylindrical concrete supports and highway overpass sections are made. The parts are placed on barges and floated to the construction site. Then, the supports are pounded into the ocean floor. Afterwards, slabs are placed on top of the supports.
Collection
CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 2

CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 2

Date
1957 (circa)
Description
This film is a continuation of EA001, and shows more road construction . It includes concrete pouring and finished roads with traffic. Produced by the Florida State Road Department.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
West of the SunWest of the SunBoat races
Citrus industry
Construction
Economic conditions
Gambling-Florida
Industry
Museums
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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WATERFRONT HOUSING DEVELOPMENTWATERFRONT HOUSING DEVELOPMENTAerial photography
Construction
Development
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RADIOACTIVE CARGO: FSURADIOACTIVE CARGO: FSUConstruction
Infrastructure
Radioactive material
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GASPARILLA '54 AND ROAD CONSTRUCTIONGASPARILLA '54 AND ROAD CONSTRUCTIONAutomobiles
Bridges
Citrus
Concrete construction
Construction
Infrastructure
Marching bands
Parades
Road construction
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FLORIDA'S WHITE GOLDFLORIDA'S WHITE GOLDConcrete
Construction
Infrastructure
Limestone
Mining industry
Promotional films
Transportation
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Florida's Canal Main StreetFlorida's Canal Main StreetEconomic conditions
Drainage
Flood control--Florida
Governors--Florida
Promotional films
Canals
Inland waterways
Construction
Infrastructure
Cold War
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FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY VIEW OF CAMPUSFLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY VIEW OF CAMPUSCelebrations
Construction
Homecoming
Parades
Promotional films
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Florida State University History (Part 3)Florida State University History (Part 3)College sports
Construction
Florida State Seminoles (College sports teams)
Jazz music
Promotional films
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FABRICATION OF BRIDGE SECTIONSFABRICATION OF BRIDGE SECTIONSBridges
Concrete construction
Construction
Infrastructure
Road Construction
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CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 2CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 2Construction
Drainage
Flood control-Florida
Infrastructure
Road construction
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