37 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Home movies"
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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This home movie begins with Thanksgiving dinner at the Russo's. Next is Lance's birthday and opening gifts with Mom and Dad. The film continues with a family visit to the Lewis Plantation. There are scenes of workers' cabins, an African-American child dancing on a deck, and buildings and structures on the plantation. The film continues with scenes of Weeki Wachee Springs and its mermaids and ends with the Gasparilla Celebration in Tampa.
Collection
HOME MOVIE

HOME MOVIE

Date
n.d.
Description
This film starts at the corner of 30th St. and 4th Ave. N., showing a residential area. There is a woman in a yard and a maid watering grass. The film has camera shots from a car and from a military airplane. This is probably not footage of Florida.
Collection
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
HOME MOVIE

HOME MOVIE

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film has scenes from central and south Florida. There are shots of Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Miami and St. Augustine. There are scenes of peacocks, sailing, shuffleboard, children's baseball, Boy Scouts walking in a downtown area, Webb's department store in St. Petersburg, the beach, alligator wrestling, Cypress Gardens and Fort San Marcos in St. Augustine. It is very difficult to tell where one city leaves off and another one starts. Very few of the places and people are easily identified.
Collection
HOME MOVIE

HOME MOVIE

Date
1939-46
Description
This film consists of short clips that show miscellaneous footage of wildlife, river scenes, Bok Tower, citrus groves, a zoo and other attractions in Florida.
Collection
VACATION

VACATION

Date
1947-03
Description
This film shows a trip to Sarasota and the Ringling Circus. It shows a manatee in a small pool of water, elephants, horses, hippopotami and monkeys. It then moves on to Sarasota Jungle Gardens and nurseries.
Collection
HOME MOVIE

HOME MOVIE

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows people, the majority of which are children, gathered in a park. It switches over to a line of new cars, all alike, driving down a road. It also shows a large group at a cookout on the beach.
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
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
HOWELL FAMILY FILM

HOWELL FAMILY FILM

Date
1920 (circa)
Description
George Blaine Howell and Mary Trice Clewis were married in Tampa in 1922. They had three children. This home movie begins at the Howell Cottage with Mrs. Anne Blaine Howell, Lucy Morgan Howell Mackey and the twins. The twins are playing in the ocean. Next are scenes at the Howell estate in Ithaca, New York. The mother, children and the nanny enjoy the outdoors. Horseback riding with the children in New York is shown later. The film ends with Christmas in Tampa (1928) and a series of people arriving in cars and walking towards the house with gifts.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Thanksgiving Thanksgiving African American
Amusement parks
Attractions
Birthdays
Celebrations
Home movies
Mermaids
Thanksgiving
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HOME MOVIE HOME MOVIE Aircraft
Automobiles
Home Movies
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11-Mar-5711-Mar-57American alligator
Beaches
Birds
Home movies
Spoonbills
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HOME MOVIE HOME MOVIE American alligator
Baseball
Beaches
Boating
Home movies
Recreation
Wildlife
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HOME MOVIE HOME MOVIE Attractions
Citrus industry
Home movies
Wildlife
Zoos
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VACATIONVACATIONAttractions
Elephants
Hippopotami
Home movies
Horses
Manatees
Monkeys
Promotional films
Tourism
Wildlife
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HOME MOVIE HOME MOVIE Automobiles
Beaches
Home movies
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FLORIDA IN MARCH FLORIDA IN MARCH Bananas
Citrus
Home movies
Tourism
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CELEBRATIONSCELEBRATIONSBaptisms
Celebrations
Holidays
Home Movies
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HOWELL FAMILY FILM HOWELL FAMILY FILM Beaches
Celebrations
Holidays
Home movies
Horses
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