22 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Demonstrations"
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A Great Floridian

A Great Floridian

Date
1981
Description
This film provides a history of Gov. LeRoy Collins, from birth to 1981. The introduction is by Burt Reynolds and there are tributes by others throughout the film. It covers civil rights in the South and Gov. Collins' role. It has good footage of the Collins family, the Selma demonstrations, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Collins' home on Dog Island.
Collection
BOMBING DEMONSTRATION

BOMBING DEMONSTRATION

Date
1950
Description
Civilians and uniformed men are seen on a grandstand. A military band playing near the grandstand is shown. Viewers see a podium and three silver bombs or fuel pods on display nearby. There are more shots of men in the grandstand and then a brief shot of a Twin-Engine Beech flying over. A military man speaks at the podium and then there are several explosions in a field, followed by smoke from the explosions blowing across the ground. This was found in the middle of roll BA013.
Collection
Civil Disturbance

Civil Disturbance

Date
1967
Description
This film shows footage of riots that occurred in West Palm Beach and Riviera Beach on July 30, 1967. The riots stemmed from an altercation between two African-American men and local police attempting to make an arrest at the Blue Heron Bar. The police eventually arrested 45 in connection with the fires started during the riots, which caused an estimated $350,000 in damage to the Mullins Lumber Yard.
Collection
CIVIL RIGHTS

CIVIL RIGHTS

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film begins with reporters being led out of the Governor's Mansion. It then switches to a rally of African-Americans on the steps of the Capitol. It shows the crowd chanting and displaying signs for "Black Power," then shifts back to reporters. The sound is garbled.
Collection
Democrats and Republicans in Convention

Democrats and Republicans in Convention

Date
1972
Description
This film shows activities in Miami Beach during the Republican and Democratic conventions of 1972. It showcases the Miami Beach Convention Center with footage of a circus, industry shows and ice shows. Viewers also see demonstrators; candidates Richard Nixon, Spiro Agnew and George McGovern; and other politicians and celebrities, including Reubin Askew, Ted Kennedy, Ed Muskie, Shirley Chisholm, Hubert Humphrey, Thomas Eagleton, George Wallace, Henry Kissinger, John Wayne, Barry Goldwater, Frank Sinatra, Chad Everett, Sammy Davis Jr., and Charlton Heston. Produced by Coronado Studios ; sponsored by the Tourism Development Authority of Miami Beach.
Collection
ERA Rally, 1975

ERA Rally, 1975

Date
1975-04-14
Description
This film has footage of a large pro-Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) demonstration at the Governor's Mansion in Tallahassee. The demonstrators, including Betty Friedan and Alan Alda, march to the Capitol. Governor Askew speaks to the demonstrators. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL #18

FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL #18

Date
1964
Description
This is raw footage of film #249 (FHP#13). It includes some scenes not shown in 465, but has no sound. The film quality is poor.
Collection
Florida State University History (Part 1)

Florida State University History (Part 1)

Date
1975
Description
Raw footage of Florida State University throughout 1975 featuring a swim meet at the Union Pool, FSU Flying High Circus students training and practicing, and scenes from the FSU Circus summer program for children. The video also shows 1975 Earth Day festivities on the FSU Union Green (keynote speaker R. Buckminster Fuller and guests Allen Ginsberg and Peter Orlovsky), a Black Student Union protest in front of Ruby Diamond, the crowning of FSU homecoming Princess Susan Kelbe and Chief Phil Barco, the Ringling Brothers Circus in Tallahassee, and an exhibit at the FSU Museum of Fine Arts.
Collection
GOV. CLAUDE KIRK ASSORTED SCENES

GOV. CLAUDE KIRK ASSORTED SCENES

Date
1968-03-06
Description
This film has scenes of Gov. Kirk holding five-minute interviews with Florida citizens in a small trailer at several different locations throughout the state. Gov. Kirk is shown speaking at a small reception in Chicago. There are shots of an "anti-Kirk/pro education" rally at the Capitol. There is brief footage of Gov. Kirk speaking to the Classroom Teachers Association at the Miami Marine Stadium. The film ends with clips of Bob Hope with Gov. Kirk at an unidentified airport. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

Date
1964-03-26
Description
Gov. Farris Bryant comments on the arrest of John W. Davis in an attempt to thwart violence in the Florida East Coast Railway strike, his recent meeting with former President Harry Truman, the invasion of Florida airspace by Cuban military aircraft, racial tension in Florida and a civil rights demonstration in Tallahassee. There are several in-camera edits and re-shot responses at the end of the film. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
A Great FloridianA Great FloridianAfrican American history
Civil rights
Demonstrations
Florida-History-20th century
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
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BOMBING DEMONSTRATION BOMBING DEMONSTRATION Airplanes
Bombers
Demonstrations
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Civil DisturbanceCivil DisturbanceAfrican Americans
Demonstrations
Fires
Police officers
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CIVIL RIGHTS CIVIL RIGHTS Activists
African American
Black power
Civil rights
Demonstrations
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Democrats and Republicans in ConventionDemocrats and Republicans in ConventionDemonstrations
Political conventions--Florida--Miami--1960-1970
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ERA Rally, 1975ERA Rally, 1975Civil rights
Demonstrations
Florida-History-20th century
Women's rights
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FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL #18 FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL #18 African American history
Civil rights
Civil rights movement
Demonstrations
Discrimination
Integration
Law enforcement
Police officers
Race riots
Segregation
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Florida State University History (Part 1)Florida State University History (Part 1)African American
College sports
Demonstrations
Earth Day
Homecoming
Promotional films
Swimming
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GOV. CLAUDE KIRK ASSORTED SCENES GOV. CLAUDE KIRK ASSORTED SCENES Demonstrations
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
Speeches
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEGOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEAfrican American history
Civil rights
Cold War
Demonstrations
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Race relations
Strikes and lockouts
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