37 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Home movies"
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11-Mar-57

11-Mar-57

Date
1957-03-11
Description
This is home movie footage of spoonbill birds in flight and on the beach. There are also a few shots of alligators.
Collection
CELEBRATIONS

CELEBRATIONS

Date
1953
Description
This is a home movie. An infant, Jeff, is brought home from the hospital. Another boy, Lance, is shown at Christmas with his cowboy outfit and many other toys. Viewers see Jeff's baptism at Zion Lutheran with Pastor Henry Wolter. The film then jumps to Jeff at his first birthday and Lance in his Cub Scout outfit. There is footage of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge shot from a car and family scenes in the yard.
Collection
DEKLE HOME MOVIE

DEKLE HOME MOVIE

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
This home movie has scenes of both Florida and New York. It begins with New York in 1944, showing a cigarette billboard displaying the face of a member of the armed forces with smoke coming out of his mouth. Todd Dekle is standing on a busy street. The film then moves to the Miami Fire Department, with O.A. Dekle on a fire engine and later playing horseshoes. Next is Todd Dekle starting a 1932 Chevy using the crank on the front.
Collection
DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION

DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION

Date
1947 (circa)
Description
This is a home movie showing the Democratic National Convention in New York, including shots of the Empire State Building and Times Square. It shows WJZ-TV filming and convention hall shots. The interior shots are dark. Viewers see people touring the city and the Camel cigarette sign with a man blowing smoke out of his mouth. There is a great view of the city taken from the Empire State Building. Included in the footage are Leo, Sr., Judson, Belle and Barbara Kuebler.
Collection
Filming "Beneath the Twelve Mile Reef"

Filming "Beneath the Twelve Mile Reef"

Date
1953
Description
Gilbert Roland and Terry Moore are two of the stars shown in this home movie of the filming of "Beneath the Twelve Mile Reef" at Tarpon Springs.
Collection
Filming Cecil Demille's "Greatest Show on Earth"

Filming Cecil Demille's "Greatest Show on Earth"

Date
1952
Description
This is a home movie of the filming of Cecil DeMille's "Greatest Show on Earth" in Sarasota. There is a parade through town with Paramount camera crews and large crowds of spectators. There is footage of Betty Hutton, Cornel Wilde, Gloria Grahame and Dorothy Lamour.
Collection
FLORIDA IN MARCH

FLORIDA IN MARCH

Date
1948
Description
This home film begins with scenes of Tarpon Springs and moves on to the Tampa banana docks, showing workers unloading bananas from the boats and Bayshore Boulevard. There are yard scenes at the Stalmakers and views of their orange groves and flower beds.
Collection
Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 1

Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 1

Date
1946 (circa)
Description
This video compiles many home movies documenting various activities at the Florida State Prison in Raiford. The first half features recreational activities, including a boxing match between inmates and US Navy servicemen, a football game between prisoners and Air Force servicemen at Patrick Air Base, and a baseball game in Jacksonville. There is also footage of inmates playing shuffleboard, checkers and Ping-Pong; doing gymnastics; and attending a baseball game at Wolfson Park in Jacksonville. The second half serves as a tour of the facility, including the dog yard, dairy farm, canteen, shop, staff offices and vocational training programs.
Collection
Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 2

Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 2

Date
1952
Description
This film continues the tour of the Florida State Prison in Raiford, Florida featured in Part I. It includes footage of the women's ward (segregated in white and black wards) the sewing room, laundry facilities, electrical shop and the post office.
Collection
GASPARILLA FESTIVAL I

GASPARILLA FESTIVAL I

Date
1928
Description
This home movie is a production of the Howell family in Tampa, Florida. The title card for this film says "Landing of the Pirate Krew of Gasparilla." It begins with a young boy playing pirate, and then moves to the Gasparilla Festival in Tampa. There are scenes involving a variety of boats and ships in Tampa Bay and many pirates. Downtown parade scenes follow. This is good quality early footage.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
11-Mar-5711-Mar-57American alligator
Beaches
Birds
Home movies
Spoonbills
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CELEBRATIONSCELEBRATIONSBaptisms
Celebrations
Holidays
Home Movies
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DEKLE HOME MOVIE DEKLE HOME MOVIE Home movies
Tourism
Travel
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DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION Home movies
Political conventions
Tourism
Travel
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Filming "Beneath the Twelve Mile Reef" Filming "Beneath the Twelve Mile Reef" Film industry
Home movies
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Filming Cecil Demille's "Greatest Show on Earth" Filming Cecil Demille's "Greatest Show on Earth" Circuses
Film industry
Home movies
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FLORIDA IN MARCH FLORIDA IN MARCH Bananas
Citrus
Home movies
Tourism
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Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 1 Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 1 Correctional institutions
Home movies
Inmates
Prisoners
Prisons
Recreation
Vocational training
Segregation
Civil Rights
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Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 2Florida State Prison: Home Movies, Part 2Correctional institutions
Home movies
Inmates
Prisoners
Prisons
Recreation
Segregation
Vocational training
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GASPARILLA FESTIVAL I GASPARILLA FESTIVAL I Celebrations
Festivals
Home movies
Parades
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