21 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Space program"
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AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATION

AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATION

Date
1964
Description
This film shows the Aerojet facility in Dade County, maker of solid fuel rocket engines and the fuel they use. Viewers see the opening ceremony of the facility with Governor Farris Bryant and FDC Chairman Wendell Jarrard. The film shows a Polaris at the end. Produced by FDC.
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BICENTENNIAL CAPE KENNEDY

BICENTENNIAL CAPE KENNEDY

Date
1976
Description
This film gives a brief historical look at Cape Kennedy, " Florida's gateway to the final frontier." It shows a rocket launch, the visitors center and several space exploration vehicles. Produced by the Florida Development Commission and the Florida Bicentennial Commission.
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FLORIDA FOR FUN AND PICTURES

FLORIDA FOR FUN AND PICTURES

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows a steamboat replica on the Suwannee River, shell collecting on Sanibel Island, an Ormond Beach antique car, races at Daytona, and other scenes on a tour of Florida. Every now and then someone is seen taking movies or still photos. There is good NASA footage of activity at Cape Canaveral. At Cypress Gardens, the narrator gives exposure settings. It covers Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Ocala, St. Petersburg, Everglades, Homosassa Springs, Disney World, Parrot Jungle, Lion Country Safari, Citrus Tower, Truman Winter White House and Hemingway Home. The film shows gators, hippopotami, thoroughbred horses, tropical birds, flamingos and African animals. Viewers see airboat and shrimp boats. Produced by Eastman Kodak.
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FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES

FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURES

Date
1965 (circa)
Description
This film includes still shots of Gov. Claude Kirk with his wife Erika giving speeches and talking with Gov. LeRoy Collins (silent). Gov. Reubin Askew introduces US Sen. Edmund Muskie, who has been invited to attend a Florida Cabinet session. He compares Florida's unique Cabinet system to the executive Cabinet system of Maine. He praises the new progressive Democratic leadership of the south (sound). Farris Bryant introduces first lady Ladybird Johnson, who speaks at Florida State University's Ruby Diamond auditorium. She comments on her "whistle-stop" tour of the south, education issues and Florida's role in the space program. There is additional footage including Luci Baines Johnson, who is pictured wearing an Indian headdress. Sen. Claude Pepper and Sen. George Smathers are also present. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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FLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCH

FLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCH

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film has footage of a missile launch conducted at night at Cape Kennedy. Produced by Telenews.
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FLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCH

FLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCH

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film has footage of a missile launch conducted during the day at Cape Kennedy. Produced by Telenews.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

Date
1964-05-28
Description
Gov. Bryant comments on giving assistance to Jacksonville Mayor Haydon Burns in the gubernatorial race, the invasion of US airspace by Cuban jets and Florida 's space industry. This film has several in-camera edits and some issues with contrast fluctuation. This footage also appears on DA109. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCE

Date
1964-12-05
Description
Gov. Bryant responds to press questions regarding such topics as the changing of Cape Canaveral's name to Cape Kennedy, opposition to federal aid for education, the Genesis Report, site selection for a new university in central Florida, the National Governors' Conference and liquor licenses in Polk County. There are several edits. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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Senator George Smathers Reports - Russian Space Program

Senator George Smathers Reports - Russian Space Program

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the establishment of a military government in the Dominican Republic. He explains his opposition to selling wheat to the Soviet Union. There is commentary on Russia's plan to put a man on the moon and America's determination to beat them to it. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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Senator George Smathers Reports - Moon Race/ Foreign Aid

Senator George Smathers Reports - Moon Race/ Foreign Aid

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers responds to Soviet Union Premier Nikita Khrushchev's announcement that Russia is withdrawing from efforts to put a man on the moon. Smathers comments that America will continue working toward that goal. He also discusses a foreign aid bill. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
AEROJET GENERAL CORPORATIONAEROJET GENERAL CORPORATIONAerospace industry
Economic Conditions
Promotional films
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space program
Space race
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BICENTENNIAL CAPE KENNEDYBICENTENNIAL CAPE KENNEDYAerospace industry
Astronauts
Promotional films
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space program
Space race
Tourism
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FLORIDA FOR FUN AND PICTURESFLORIDA FOR FUN AND PICTURESAmusement parks
Attractions
Automobile racing
Beaches
Boating
Promotional films
Recreation
Space program
Tourism
Wildlife
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FLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURESFLORIDA GOVERNORS WITH PROMINENT POLITICAL FIGURESActivists
Economic conditions
Governors-Florida
National Democratic Party
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Speeches
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FLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCHFLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCHAerospace industry
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space program
Space race
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FLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCHFLORIDA ROCKET LAUNCHAerospace industry
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space program
Space race
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEGOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEAerospace industry
Cold War
Governors-Florida
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Space race
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GOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEGOV. FARRIS BRYANT PRESS CONFERENCEAerospace industry
Governors-Florida
Higher education
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Space race
Taxation
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Senator George Smathers Reports - Russian Space ProgramSenator George Smathers Reports - Russian Space ProgramCold War
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Space race
United States-Foreign relations-Latin America
United States-Foreign relations-Soviet Union
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Senator George Smathers Reports - Moon Race/ Foreign AidSenator George Smathers Reports - Moon Race/ Foreign AidCold War
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Space race
United States-Foreign relations-Soviet Union
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