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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Fires"
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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
Wakulla Springs Hotel Fire

Wakulla Springs Hotel Fire

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
As the roof of the Wakulla Springs Lodge burns, firefighters arrive and go to work. There is furniture scattered along the grounds and more being lowered from the roof of the patio room. Soldiers assist in the efforts. Viewers see a fire truck at the water's edge and sailors with fire hoses. There are views of the damage done after the fire was put out.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Civil DisturbanceCivil DisturbanceAfrican Americans
Demonstrations
Fires
Police officers
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Wakulla Springs Hotel FireWakulla Springs Hotel FireAttractions
Fires
Firefighters
Fire trucks
Hotels
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