11 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Prisons"
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Electric Chair

Electric Chair

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film has shots of the electric chair, voltage gauges, a red control handle and the viewing chamber. The prison location is Raiford, Florida. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
EXPANDING THE CORRECTIONAL HORIZON

EXPANDING THE CORRECTIONAL HORIZON

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This video explains the Division of Corrections' program for preparing inmates for their return to society after incarceration. The Corrections Training Institute provided data entry, welding, agricultural and vocational training to inmates. In addition, the program stressed the importance of improving communication between inmates and prison officials. This video, shot entirely inside Florida correctional facilities, contains scenes of prisoners participating in training activities. Produced by the Bureau of Criminal Justice Planning and Assistance.
Collection
Florida Rebuilds

Florida Rebuilds

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
In this documentary about the Apalachee Correctional Institution, the camera follows staff member Paul McCarty, who plays an inmate at the facility. The film documents his stay at the institute from arrival and rehabilitation to release on parole. Rehabilitation activities include church services, academic classes and vocational training such as masonry, carpentry, poultry processing and construction. This video also contains footage of the Florida Industrial School for Boys in Marianna, Florida. Produced by the Florida Department of Corrections.
Collection
Florida State Prison

Florida State Prison

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film has exterior shots of a Florida state prison with detail shots of guard towers, barbed-wire fences, the prison entrance and inmates playing volleyball. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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
FLORIDA'S PRISONS AND THE AIDS VIRUS

FLORIDA'S PRISONS AND THE AIDS VIRUS

Date
1987 (circa)
Description
This is a Newscenter 7 special on AIDS in Florida's prisons. A prison official talks about the expense and risks involved regarding AIDS in the prison system. At the time of this broadcast, there were 11 known cases of AIDS in Florida's prisons, in addition to 18 that had already died. Videotaped by Bradley White.
Collection
GOVERNOR BOB MARTINEZ

GOVERNOR BOB MARTINEZ

Date
1987
Description
This is footage of Gov. Bob Martinez at his first Cabinet meeting. Martinez talks about prison rehabilitation programs. Videotaped by Bradley White.
Collection
HENRY BROWN

HENRY BROWN

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This WFSU-TV work film contains commentary from Henry Brown, a young African-American death row inmate. A portion of the film only has an audio track and two segments of both audio and video footage. Brown comments on his decision to forfeit his plea bargain deal upon discovering that he would be forced to testify against his accomplices. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Inmate Tafero

Inmate Tafero

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
Death row inmate Tafero comments on unequal sentencing practices and remarks on the inequality of capital punishment judgments. According to Tafero, death row inmates are poor, uneducated minorities. There are numerous jump cut edits that negatively affect the quality of this segment. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Electric ChairElectric ChairCapital punishment
Death penalty
Prisons
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EXPANDING THE CORRECTIONAL HORIZON EXPANDING THE CORRECTIONAL HORIZON Correctional facilities
Prisons
Vocational training
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Florida RebuildsFlorida RebuildsCorrectional institutions
Inmates
Prisons
Prisoners
Vocational training
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Florida State Prison Florida State Prison Correctional institutions
Inmates
Prisoners
Prisons
Recreation
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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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FLORIDA'S PRISONS AND THE AIDS VIRUS FLORIDA'S PRISONS AND THE AIDS VIRUS AIDS
Correctional institutes
Prisons
Public health
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GOVERNOR BOB MARTINEZ GOVERNOR BOB MARTINEZ Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Prisons
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HENRY BROWN HENRY BROWN African American
Death row
Prisoners
Prisons
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Inmate Tafero Inmate Tafero Capital punishment
Death row inmates
Legal system
Prisons
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