3 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Mermaids-Florida-Weeki Wachee"
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Don't Hold Your Breath

Don't Hold Your Breath

Date
n.d.
Description
In this film, a mermaid at Weeki Wachee demonstrates breath control by diving to the bottom of the spring and performing a free ascent, holding her breath for a total of 2 minutes and 13 seconds. Sponsored by FDC.
Collection
Littlest Mermaid

Littlest Mermaid

Date
1964 (circa)
Description
In this film, a little girl learns how to do mermaid tricks at Weeki Wachee.
Collection
Mermaid Who Couldn't Swim

Mermaid Who Couldn't Swim

Date
1964 (circa)
Description
This film tells the story of a girl applying to become a mermaid at Weeki Wachee. It shows behind-the-scenes situations. This particular girl supposedly cannot swim (except underwater). She learns to perform and reveals that she "can't swim," but it is okay and the film ends.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Don't Hold Your BreathDon't Hold Your BreathAmusement parks
Attractions
Free diving
Mermaids-Florida-Weeki Wachee
Promotional films
Tourism
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Littlest MermaidLittlest MermaidAmusement parks
Attractions
Mermaids-Florida-Weeki Wachee
Promotional films
Synchronized swimming
Tourism
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Mermaid Who Couldn't Swim Mermaid Who Couldn't Swim Amusement parks
Attractions
Mermaids-Florida-Weeki Wachee
Promotional films
Synchronized swimming
Tourism
Underwater photography
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