4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Tarpon "
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SPORTS FISHING AT MARCO ISLAND

SPORTS FISHING AT MARCO ISLAND

Date
1966-06-11
Description
This film shows fishing for snook and tarpon off Marco Island.
Collection
SUPREME COURT BUILDING AND TARPON FISHING

SUPREME COURT BUILDING AND TARPON FISHING

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
The first shot of this film is a seaplane at dock, followed by aerials of Boca Grande. A plane taxis on the water and arrives at the dock. The film shows a girl fishing from a boat, followed by dock scenes and tarpon rolling. There are several shots of the Governor's Mansion and the Supreme Court building in Tallahassee. Tarpon fishing scenes include boats on the water. A fishing boat docks, followed by more scenes of women fishing.
Collection
Tarpon Fishing With Ted Williams

Tarpon Fishing With Ted Williams

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This is a film that celebrates tarpon fishing, starring famed Major League Baseball player Ted Williams. The film begins with Williams describing the geography of the Florida Keys, followed by a discussion of the tarpon fish, including shots of their unique jaw structure. The narrator explains how the tarpon "throw" fishing hooks, followed by several examples of this. The film also showcases the tarpon's jumping ability. Williams and his guide, Jim Albright, begin a day of fishing by discussing the different types of fishing lures and techniques. Toward the end, Williams hooks several tarpon, including one dramatized episode complete with exciting narration and suspenseful music. Williams also demonstrates the art of hand tying homemade fishing flies. Williams' signature line of fishing equipment is featured throughout. Produced by the Consumer Education Division of the Sears & Roebuck Company.
Collection
TARPON THRILLS

TARPON THRILLS

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Mr. and Mrs. E.W. Dutton do some tarpon fishing off the Florida Keys. The film shows enormous fish and has wonderful color, showing what tarpon fishing used to be like in the 1950s. Produced by Bay State Film Productions; sponsored by Ashaway Line and Twine Co.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
SPORTS FISHING AT MARCO ISLAND SPORTS FISHING AT MARCO ISLAND Boating
Fishing
Promotional films
Recreation
Snook
Tarpon
Wildlife
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SUPREME COURT BUILDING AND TARPON FISHING SUPREME COURT BUILDING AND TARPON FISHING Boating
Fishing
Promotional films
Recreation
Seaplanes
Tarpon
Wildlife
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Tarpon Fishing With Ted Williams Tarpon Fishing With Ted Williams Boating
Fishing
Fishing flies
Tarpon
Wildlife
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TARPON THRILLS TARPON THRILLS Boating
Fishing
Tarpon
Wildlife
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