13 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Construction"
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BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION

Date
1953 (circa)
Description
This film shows steel being formed at Henry Corporation in Rattlesnake, where precast concrete slabs are being made for the lower Tampa Bay Bridge. The concrete is poured into a slab as jazz piano music plays on the soundtrack. The slabs are lifted onto a barge and stacked, then put into place on the bridge. Next is a draw-section of the bridge moving from land to the barge and from the barge to position on the bridge. Many laborers are seen.
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CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 1

CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 1

Date
1957 (circa)
Description
This film shows road building in Florida , including land clearing, drainage digging, pipe laying, grading, curb construction , limestone quarrying, tar spraying and asphalt laying. See BA156. Produced by Florida State Road Department.
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
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.
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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.
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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.
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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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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
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.
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A View of Tallahassee

A View of Tallahassee

Date
1973 (circa)
Description
This film contains aerial and street footage of Tallahassee. There are aerial scenes of Florida State University campus, including shots of Doak Campbell Stadium. The Capitol is seen prior to the construction of the tower and north and south wings. There is also footage of the Northwood Mall area with evidence of new construction underway on the Tallahassee Mall in the distance. The segment also contains footage of Tallahassee streets, including many of the government buildings in the area of the Capitol. The film ends with exterior footage of the Tallahassee Memorial Hospital facility. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
BRIDGE CONSTRUCTIONBRIDGE CONSTRUCTIONBarges
Bridges
Concrete construction
Construction
Infrastructure
Transportation
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CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 1CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES OF THE FLORIDA STATE ROAD DEPT NO. 1Construction
Drainage
Flood control-Florida
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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FABRICATION OF BRIDGE SECTIONSFABRICATION OF BRIDGE SECTIONSBridges
Concrete construction
Construction
Infrastructure
Road Construction
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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'S WHITE GOLDFLORIDA'S WHITE GOLDConcrete
Construction
Infrastructure
Limestone
Mining industry
Promotional films
Transportation
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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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RADIOACTIVE CARGO: FSURADIOACTIVE CARGO: FSUConstruction
Infrastructure
Radioactive material
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WATERFRONT HOUSING DEVELOPMENTWATERFRONT HOUSING DEVELOPMENTAerial photography
Construction
Development
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A View of TallahasseeA View of TallahasseeAerial photography
Construction
Hospitals
Promotional films
Shopping malls
Stadiums
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