21 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Horse racing"
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Opening Day at Hialeah

Opening Day at Hialeah

Date
Description
This films shows the opening races at Hialeah Park.
Collection
International Champions

International Champions

Date
1967
Description
This film, narrated by Bob Weaver, promotes the Gulfstream Park horse racing venue. The focus is on the 1967 Florida Derby, a race for three-year-old thoroughbreds, and the special events surrounding the race. These events include: a fashion show; water skiers from Cypress Gardens; a wild animal race featuring zebras ridden by jockeys dressed as Tarzan; and the Derby Ball with shots of Governor Claude Kirk and his wife, Erika, dancing. Other items of interest include: shots of the Jackie Gleason show being filmed at Gulfstream Park; other races, such as the Dawn Handicap; Canadian Turf Handicap; Gulfstream Park Handicap; and the Pan-American Turf Handicap. Produced by Tel-Air Interests, Inc.
Collection
Gulfstream: Home of Champions

Gulfstream: Home of Champions

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
This film, narrated by Bob Weaver, promotes the Gulfstream Park horse racing venue. The film highlights the operation of the park, including the track; stables and clubhouse; training of the horses; filing entries for racing; and the management of racing stewards. Races featured in the footage include the Gulfstream Park Handicap and the 1963 Florida Derby. Produced by Tel-Air Interests, Inc.
Collection
A NEW ADVENTURE IN LIVING

A NEW ADVENTURE IN LIVING

Date
1957 (circa)
Description
This film shows the community of Pompano Beach, including the fun, entertainment and activities that are available in the area. Viewers see homes "that range in price from $8,000." Flowering plants, backyard pools and canals with water skiers are typical. Viewers see banks, businesses and lots of cars. The film shows produce, industry, hotels, motels and Ted Mack strolling the beach. Viewers see Hillsborough Lighthouse, the beaches, golf courses, harness and thoroughbred races, Dania Jai-Alai Fronton and Storyland Amusement Park. Churches, schools and hospitals are shown next. The film also shows a train depot, Broward County Airport, cruise ships at Port Everglades, the Yacht Club, deep-sea fishing and nightlife. The area is described as "a veritable utopia." Produced by Don Parisher.
Collection
Carry Back Returns Home

Carry Back Returns Home

Date
1962-11-21
Description
This film features champion racehorse Carry Back at home in Ocala.
Collection
CLEARWATER SPORTS

CLEARWATER SPORTS

Date
n.d.
Description
This film is narrated by Red Barber. It shows people golfing, watching major league baseball, playing softball, attending horse races, watching jai-alai, playing shuffleboard and playing tennis. Viewers see boating, skiing, hydroplane races, children's pram sailing and fishing. Produced by Marvin H. Scott Jr. Film Productions of Tampa; sponsored by the Clearwater Chamber of Commerce and Hilton Advertising Agency Inc.
Collection
Florida Derby

Florida Derby

Date
1968-03-06
Description
This film has footage of the 1963 Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale. Candy Spots and jockey Bill Shoemaker are victorious. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
Collection
Florida Derby

Florida Derby

Date
1964
Description
This is great Florida Derby footage with sports commentary as Northern Dancer and jockey Bill Shoemaker gallop to a three-length victory. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
Collection
Florida Derby Festival '82

Florida Derby Festival '82

Date
1982
Description
In this film, viewers see the Broward County area and pre-race activities, including a 10K run with Olympic champion Frank Shorter and runner Bill Rogers participating. There is a ball with Vice President Walter Mondale attending. The half-time show includes the FSU Flying High Circus. Viewers see a wild animal race using wild mustangs. There is a water skiing dog in the ski show. Fashions are modeled. The race includes female jockeys. Produced by Tel-Air Interests; sponsored by Florida Derby Festival Inc.
Collection
Florida Gulf Coast Holiday

Florida Gulf Coast Holiday

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film begins in Pensacola. Viewers see Fort Pickens, Blue Angels and the Naval Air Station. The film moves to Panama City, where viewers see people frolicking in the surf and teens with a guitar. In Tallahassee, the film shows Apalachee Parkway toward the Old Capitol, FSU and Killearn Gardens State Park (now Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park). Viewers see Rainbow Springs' "submarine boats" and Weeki Wachee. At Tarpon Springs, a diver puts on a suit and jumps in. Also shown are Tampa Bay hotels, fishing party boats, tarpon fishing, horse and dog races, jai-alai, baseball spring training, golf, boating and skiing. The film also shows Cypress Gardens, Busch Gardens, Sarasota's Horn's Cars of Yesterday and Sarasota Jungle Gardens. Viewers see the Ringling Brothers Circus in Venice, the Edison Home in Fort Myers and the Caribbean Gardens in Naples. Produced by Beckley Films and FDC; sponsored by Eastern Airlines and FDC.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
fvc906Opening Day at HialeahMoving ImageHorse Racing/fpc/memory/omeka_images/video/thumbnails90px/aa532.jpg
fvc927International ChampionsWeaver, Bob
Kirk, Claude R. (Claude Roy), Jr., 1926-2011
Gleason, Jackie, 1916-1987
Gulfstream Park (Fla.)
Canadian Turf Handicap
Pan-American Turf Handicap
Tel-Air Interests, Inc.
Horse Racing
Water Skiing
Governors
Dancing
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fvc929Gulfstream: Home of ChampionsWeaver, Bob
Gulfstream Park (Fla.)
Tel-Air Interests, Inc.
Florida Derby (Horse race)
Horse Racing
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A NEW ADVENTURE IN LIVING A NEW ADVENTURE IN LIVING Amusement parks
Attractions
Beaches
Economic conditions
Fishing
Golf
Horses
Horse racing
Hotels
Promotional films
Tourism
Transportation
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Carry Back Returns Home Carry Back Returns Home Horse racing
Horses
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CLEARWATER SPORTS CLEARWATER SPORTS Attractions
Boating
Fishing
Horse racing
Hydroplanes
Jai-alai
Major League Baseball
Promotional films
Recreation
Sailing
Shuffleboard
Tourism
Water skiing
Water sports
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Florida Derby Florida Derby Horse racing/fpc/memory/omeka_images/video/thumbnails90px/aa489.jpg
Florida Derby Florida Derby Horse racing/fpc/memory/omeka_images/video/thumbnails90px/aa505.jpg
Florida Derby Festival '82 Florida Derby Festival '82 Circuses
Fashion
Festivals
Horse racing
Promotional films
Tourism
Water sports
Water skiing
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Florida Gulf Coast HolidayFlorida Gulf Coast HolidayBlue Angels (Flight squadron)
Boating
Circuses
Fishing
Gambling-Florida
Horse racing
Hotels
Major League Baseball
Promotional films
Tarpon fishing
Tourism
Water sports
Water skiing
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