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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Space race"
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Twenty Years of NASA

Twenty Years of NASA

Date
1978-09-11
Description
This film provides a brief overview of the 20-year history of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. It includes historical footage of the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo space programs. There are scenes of a spacewalk, astronauts on the moon and the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project of July 1975 when Russian and American astronauts met in space for the first time. This film also features footage of the Space Shuttle riding piggyback on top of a Boeing 747. Produced by NASA.
Collection
Space Center

Space Center

Date
1973 (circa)
Description
This film gives an overall look at Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral. It includes visitors riding the Lunar Rover vehicle and a look at some of the animals in the Cape Preserve.
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Senator George Smathers Reports - Senator Stuart Symington

Senator George Smathers Reports - Senator Stuart Symington

Date
1958 (circa)
Description
Senator George Smathers interviews Senator Stuart Symington of Missouri, former director of the Strategic Air Command. Senator Symington responds to President Eisenhower's 1958 State of the Union Address. He asserts that the United States is falling behind the Russians in missile research, bomber and submarine production and military spending. He complains that more military development is needed, especially in the wake of Sputnik. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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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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Senator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space Program

Senator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space Program

Date
1963 (circa)
Description
Sen. Spessard Holland acts as host of Sen. George Smathers' television program. Renowned scientist Lloyd V. Berkner advocates the continuance of the Manned Space Program, specifically the "moon race." He details the space program's contributions to the fields of medicine, science, technology, military strategy and diplomacy. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
Collection
President Kennedy on the Foreign Burden

President Kennedy on the Foreign Burden

Date
1963
Description
President John F. Kennedy speaks at a Democratic fundraiser in Miami. The segment begins with a speech by Florida Representative Dante Fascell. Then, Senator George Smathers embarks on a lengthy speech during which the camera pauses several times. President Kennedy opens his speech with several jocular remarks about the poor quality of Senator Smathers' political advice. Afterward, he quickly focuses on the Space Program and the positive impact it will have on Florida's educational institutions, technological industries, and economy. He mentions the Alliance for Progress program and commends Senator Smathers for his intuitive concern for Latin America in the 1950s. The majority of Kennedy's speech is dedicated to America's role as guardian of freedom and democracy. The film ends with several silent clips of fundraiser attendees and the guests of honor.
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Menu for an Astronaut

Menu for an Astronaut

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
This film, which takes place in a Whirlpool facility, opens with a quick-cut sequence of a chef holding different kinds of food. The chef explains how new food processes were created to feed the astronauts. The film describes NASA diet requirements, showing some food preparation for astronauts in "space food kitchens." Winter Haven is the site of orange juice processing, which results in freeze dried orange juice powder.
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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.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Twenty Years of NASATwenty Years of NASAAerospace industry
Aeronautics
Airplanes
Astronauts
Promotional films
Space program
Space race
Space shuttle
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Space CenterSpace CenterAerospace industry
Astronauts
Attractions
Museums
Promotional films
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Space program
Space race
Tourism
Wildlife
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Senator George Smathers Reports - Senator Stuart SymingtonSenator George Smathers Reports - Senator Stuart SymingtonArms race
Cold War
Politicians
Politics
Space program
Space race
United States-Foreign relations-Soviet Union
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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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Senator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space ProgramSenator George Smathers Reports - America's Manned Space ProgramAerospace industry
Economic conditions
Space program
Space race
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President Kennedy on the Foreign BurdenPresident Kennedy on the Foreign BurdenAlliance for Progress
Democratic Party
Fund raising
Governors--Florida
National Democratic Party
Politics
Politicians
Presidents--United States
Space program
Space race
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Menu for an AstronautMenu for an AstronautAerospace industry
Astronauts
Food industry
Promotional films
Space program
Space race
Project Apollo (U.S.)
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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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