21 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Higher education"
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TODAY'S TALENT, TOMORROW'S TORCH

TODAY'S TALENT, TOMORROW'S TORCH

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
An Air Force pilot, a Navy doctor, a math teacher and a Ph.D. at Florida State University are introduced as products of the Southern Scholarship Research Foundation. The film shows the program to provide free housing to students and viewers see FSU campus life in the 1960s. The film illustrates the responsibilities of house members, budget, menu, chores and cooperative living at its best. The students' voices narrate. Then, Dr. Mode L. Stone, FSU Dean of Education, appears at the Tallahassee Junior Museum and tells of his rural boyhood and how he began the foundation. Supporters of the foundation are shown and other programs are described. The film ends by showing one of the original students that inspired the program, who is now a rural teacher. Produced by McLeod Films; sponsored by the FDC and the Sears-Roebuck Foundation.
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The Key to Good Living

The Key to Good Living

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film tells about Gainesville, focusing on the University of Florida and how great it is to have it in town. Viewers see: public schools; recreation; cultural centers; local amenities; businesses; and utilities. Produced by Guided Tours; sponsored by the FDC and the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce.
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The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954

The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954

Date
1954 (circa)
Description
A high school student named "Bob" learns about Florida colleges and universities. The tour of schools starts in Tallahassee with scenes of Florida State University and Florida A and M University. The tour continues to the University of Florida in Gainesville, Bethune-Cookman College in Daytona Beach, Stetson University in DeLand, and Rollins College in Winter Park. At Florida Southern College there are shots of buildings designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Then at the University of Tampa the narrator describes the university’s new interpersonal and intercultural relations program. The last stop is the University of Miami. The film ends with “Bob” registering and taking a tour of an unnamed college in Florida. The projection print is a black and white copy. BA077 is the same film with slightly different scenes at the head and tail. Produced by Florida State Advertising Commission and Ball Productions of Miami.
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THE GREAT ADVENTURE

THE GREAT ADVENTURE

Date
1953 (circa)
Description
This is the same film as BA076 with slightly different scenes at the head and tail. There is no indication of which was the first edit or why changes were made. The film covers state universities, architecture, segregation and 1950s clothing styles.
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Tallahassee

Tallahassee

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This is a visual tour of Tallahassee with no narration. It shows city streets, the campuses of Florida State University and Florida A&M University, recreation, Wakulla Springs, Tallahassee Junior Museum, Old Public Library, St. Marks Lighthouse and various state office buildings. Produced by Peter Barton Productions of Tallahassee; sponsored by the Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - J. DAN HULL EDUCATION INTERVIEW

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - J. DAN HULL EDUCATION INTERVIEW

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers interviews J. Dan Hull, from the Department of Education, regarding colleges and university statistics as they apply to Florida students. He finds that Florida's statistics are somewhat behind national averages. He also discusses various factors that prevent some students from seeking higher education. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FEDERAL AID FOR COLLEGES/ CUBAN TRADE EMBARGO

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FEDERAL AID FOR COLLEGES/ CUBAN TRADE EMBARGO

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers details the features of a bill that provides federal aid to universities. He responds to Fidel Castro's request for America to lift the trade embargo placed against Cuba. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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RIVER FLOWED NORTH

RIVER FLOWED NORTH

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows Sanford and some of its businesses, such as Cobia Boats. Viewers see Sanford Airport, Auto Train, shopping, residences, churches, a zoo, banks, medical facilities, Daytona Speedway, single shots of various attractions, Kennedy Space Center, colleges, public schools and Sanford Naval Academy. The film has a Tijuana Brass-type music track.
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Orgone

Orgone

Date
1975
Description
This film shows a group of six Florida State University graduate students of Dance clad in blue leotards painted with yellow stripes and brown boomerangs. They undulate to a doom-laden outer space musical theme. Orgone was choreographed by Vici Belasez and performed in 1975. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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JACKSONVILLE AND CONSOLIDATION: A DECADE OF PROGRESS, 1968-1978

JACKSONVILLE AND CONSOLIDATION: A DECADE OF PROGRESS, 1968-1978

Date
1978
Description
This film shows what Jacksonville's consolidated government has done. It shows their computer system and the people behind the scenes. It describes the cleanup of the river with the new sewer system. There is a good sequence of building demolition. It shows the junior college, public housing, inner-city improvement, care for the elderly and other forms of health care. It also shows Jacksonville Community Canning Center for home gardeners and describes the Jacksonville Electric Authority. The film is hosted by Mayor Hans Tanzler. Produced by Communications 21; sponsored by Jacksonville Information Services Division.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
TODAY'S TALENT, TOMORROW'S TORCHTODAY'S TALENT, TOMORROW'S TORCHHigher education
Scholarship programs
Speeches
Student housing
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The Key to Good LivingThe Key to Good LivingEconomic conditions
Higher education
Promotional films
Recreation
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The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954College sports
Higher education
African American universities and colleges
Promotional films
Public institutions--Florida
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THE GREAT ADVENTURETHE GREAT ADVENTURECollege sports
Higher education
Promotional films
Segregation
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TallahasseeTallahasseeAttractions
Higher education
Libraries
Lighthouses
Museums
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - J. DAN HULL EDUCATION INTERVIEWSENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - J. DAN HULL EDUCATION INTERVIEWHigher education
Politicians
Politics
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FEDERAL AID FOR COLLEGES/ CUBAN TRADE EMBARGOSENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FEDERAL AID FOR COLLEGES/ CUBAN TRADE EMBARGOCold War
Cuban Revolution
Higher education
Politicians
Politics
United States-Foreign relations-Cuba
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RIVER FLOWED NORTHRIVER FLOWED NORTHAerospace industry
Airports
Attractions
Economic conditions
Higher education
Promotional films
Tourism
Zoos
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OrgoneOrgoneDance
Higher education
Performances
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JACKSONVILLE AND CONSOLIDATION: A DECADE OF PROGRESS, 1968-1978JACKSONVILLE AND CONSOLIDATION: A DECADE OF PROGRESS, 1968-1978Higher education
Infrastructure
Local government
Promotional films
Public health
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