35 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Infrastructure "
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MOVING AHEAD

MOVING AHEAD

Date
1978-05-11
Description
This film briefly summarizes the changes to the Florida Department of Transportation following the Florida constitutional reorganization. It offers a detailed study of how the department accesses transportation needs, plans and designs new roadways, conducts environmental and civic impact studies, and constructs transportation corridors. The film touches on the distribution of tax revenue for transportation and rapid transit developments in the state. Produced by the Florida Department of Transportation and Barton Film Company.
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OUT OF A WILDERNESS

OUT OF A WILDERNESS

Date
1967-04-21
Description
This film follows the Florida Power and Light Company's conversion of Turkey Point from "a barren wasteland of mangroves and mud" into a beautiful wildlife sanctuary and recreation center complete with a power plant and two nuclear reactors. It shows the construction of the power plant, its reactor, the Boy and Girls Scout camps using wood displaced by Hurricane Betsy, Boy and Girl Scouts enjoying the park, and footage of US Air Force Water Survival training exercises. Produced by the Florida Department of Natural Resources.
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Research: The Common Denominator

Research: The Common Denominator

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Rod Serling of the "Twilight Zone" television series hosts this look at developments in transportation technology. Hollywood science fiction-style music accompanies an overview of roadway research in which "break-away" signage, hologram highway markers, GPS highway navigation prototypes, crash dummies and crash simulators all make an appearance. The film addresses new methods in highway design, planning and construction in urban and rural settings. Produced by the US Highway Research Board.
Collection
SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the developing tensions in Panama over disagreements in the Canal Zone. The segment also contains material on President Johnson and the legislative schedule of the Senate. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RAILROADS

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RAILROADS

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers reports on the poor condition of America's railroad transportation system and the government's attempts to help stabilize it. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
Collection
TRAIN CRASH

TRAIN CRASH

Date
n.d.
Description
This is film footage of the aftermath of an Atlantic Coast Line crash at Six Mile Creek. It shows burning wreckage with people crowded around.
Collection
HIGHWAY AERIALS AND TRAFFIC JAMS

HIGHWAY AERIALS AND TRAFFIC JAMS

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film is a series of bumpy aerials showing highways, toll booths and bridge interchanges. There are several shots of backed-up traffic (locations unknown). The cars all date in the 1950s.
Collection
TRAFFIC

TRAFFIC

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film has scenes of highway construction including an overpass. Then, there are scenes of cars backed up at a busy intersection and on a roadway. Construction machinery includes bulldozers and a drag-line. One street sign says "Jacksonville City Limit."
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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.
Collection
GOV. FARRIS BRYANT HIGHWAY PROGRAM STATEMENTS

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT HIGHWAY PROGRAM STATEMENTS

Date
1964-01
Description
Gov. Bryant praises the success of the Florida Turnpike Authority upon the opening of the completed Sunshine State Parkway. He also comments on the upcoming commemoration activities for I-75 and plans to expand Florida's "attractive and modern" highway system to benefit from its implementation. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
MOVING AHEAD MOVING AHEAD Infrastructure
Road construction
Transportation
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OUT OF A WILDERNESS OUT OF A WILDERNESS Infrastructure
Nuclear power plants
Promotional films
Recreation
Wildlife
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Research: The Common Denominator Research: The Common Denominator Infrastructure
Transportation
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - PANAMA Infrastructure
Politicians
Politics
Shipping
Transportation
United States-Foreign relations-Panama
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RAILROADS SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - RAILROADS Infrastructure
Politicians
Politics
Railroads
Transportation
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TRAIN CRASH TRAIN CRASH Infrastructure
Train accidents
Trains
Transportation
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HIGHWAY AERIALS AND TRAFFIC JAMS HIGHWAY AERIALS AND TRAFFIC JAMS Highways
Infrastructure
Traffic
Transportation
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TRAFFICTRAFFICHighway construction
Infrastructure
Transportation
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JACKSONVILLE AND CONSOLIDATION: A DECADE OF PROGRESS, 1968-1978 JACKSONVILLE AND CONSOLIDATION: A DECADE OF PROGRESS, 1968-1978 Higher education
Infrastructure
Local government
Promotional films
Public health
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT HIGHWAY PROGRAM STATEMENTS GOV. FARRIS BRYANT HIGHWAY PROGRAM STATEMENTS Governors-Florida
Infrastructure
Politicians
Promotional films
Road construction
Transportation
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