8 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Tennis"
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AMELIA ISLAND PLANTATION

AMELIA ISLAND PLANTATION

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
Sports announcer Pat Summerall narrates this marketing film on Amelia Island Plantation, "where nature mixes with golf, swimming pools and frozen piƱa coladas - all the things that make civilization worthwhile." All the natural and man-made amenities of the island are featured, including its many recreational benefits, the Amelia Island Conference center and its official role as home of the Women's Tennis Association Championships. Professional tennis players John Lloyd and Chris Evert-Lloyd cameo with a testimonial spot.
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Lemon Sun

Lemon Sun

Date
Description
This film features highlights of the Ft. Myers/Lee County area as an attractive place to live and play. A full day is covered, showing workers beginning their day as the sun rises. As the day progresses, a variety of activities are shown, including: boating, golfing, skiing, playing at the beach, horseback riding and tennis. City buildings and residential areas are shown as well. As night falls, Ft. Myers night life is depicted, featuring: shopping, dining, dancing and music. (Note: the sound goes out for approximately 50 seconds during these night time scenes). Produced by Charles Fuller Productions, for Ft. Myers-Lee County Chamber of Commerce.
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Luna Plantation

Luna Plantation

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
This film has beautiful footage of the Luna Plantation in Leon County. This footage is composed of four combined short films. There are scenes showing: quail hunting; people on the plantation steps; a woman taking photographs; plowing with a sit-down plow; two children playing with a wagon/stroller apparatus; a picnic in the woods; people aboard a ship; playing tennis; boating; and an African-American man poling a boat.
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SPARKLING RIVALS!

SPARKLING RIVALS!

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film is about Clearwater and its "rivalry" with Clearwater Beach as to which is the more fun. Viewers see beach frolics, golf, tennis, shuffleboard, skiing, fishing, baseball, races, pram races, hotels and motels. The film also shows condos, residential areas, downtown, businesses and the arts. Produced by Florida Public Relations Inc.; sponsored by Greater Clearwater Chamber of Commerce.
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SURPRISING ST. PETE

SURPRISING ST. PETE

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows fun in the sun in St. Petersburg. Viewers see the Sunshine Skyway (two spans) and the City Pier. People fish, golf, ski, play tennis and ride horses. The film shows Kids and Kubs Softball Teams made up of men over 75 years old. There is lots of sailing, some scuba, and visits to the Aquatarium, Sunken Gardens, HMS Bounty replica, London Wax Museum, horse races at Florida Downs, dog races, jai-alai, Tiki Gardens, stock car races, hydroplane races, and various cultural activities. Produced by Patterson Studios; sponsored by the City of St. Petersburg.
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Tennis Everyone

Tennis Everyone

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
This film explains why tennis has become such a popular sport. There is a description of basic strokes and interviews with tennis players and instructors. The players in the film say that diet and exercise are essential to being a good tennis player, and they encourage aspiring players to drink Florida orange juice instead of sugary drinks to get fit. Produced by the Barton Film Company of Jacksonville, Florida.
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THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE

THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE

Date
1965
Description
This film chronicles the Orange Bowl festivities, including a Junior Tennis Tournament, a speedboat regatta, the International Grand Prix boat race, the Coral Gables Junior Orange Bowl, the Stag Coaches Luncheon, the Orange Bowl Fashion Show, the New Year's Eve King Orange Jamboree, the Alabama versus Nebraska football game, the NFL Pro Playoff Classic (Cowboys versus Colts) and the King Orange Fireworks. Each of these events is shown in a montage of shots with no narration. Produced by FDC; sponsored by National Airlines.
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World's Winter Strawberry Capital

World's Winter Strawberry Capital

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows scenes of the State Fair, Plant City Strawberry Festival, local schools, churches, baseball spring training, golf, tennis, fishing, local businesses, banks, and city and county buildings. Viewers see train and bus transportation, as well as the airport, shopping center, post office, library, hospital and youth center. The film also shows Busch Gardens, Cypress Gardens, beaches and finally some strawberry fields with harvesters at work. Produced by Don Parisher.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
AMELIA ISLAND PLANTATION AMELIA ISLAND PLANTATION Golf
Hotels
Promotional films
Recreation
Resorts
Tennis
Tourism
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fvc914Lemon SunFt. Myers-Lee County Chamber of Commerce
Boats
Golf
Water skiing
Horses
Tennis
Dancing
Shopping
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Luna PlantationLuna PlantationAfrican American
Agriculture
Hunting
Plantations--Florida
Quail hunting
Silent films
Tennis
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SPARKLING RIVALS! SPARKLING RIVALS! Art
Baseball
Beaches
Fishing
Golf
Hotels
Promotional films
Recreation
Shuffleboard
Tennis
Tourism
Water skiing
Water sports
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SURPRISING ST. PETE SURPRISING ST. PETE Amusement parks
Attractions
Automobile racing
Beaches
Boats
Dog racing
Fishing
Golf
Horses
Hydroplanes
Hydroplane racing
Jai-alai
Promotional films
Recreation
Sailing
Softball
Tennis
Water sports
Water skiing
Wildlife
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Tennis EveryoneTennis EveryoneCitrus juices
Promotional films
Recreation
Tennis
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THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE Alabama Crimson Tide (Football team)
Boating
Celebrations
College football
Dallas Cowboys (Football team)
Fashions shows
Fireworks
Holidays
Indianapolis Colts (Football team)
Nebraska Corn Huskers (Football team)
Professional football
Promotional films
Tennis
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World's Winter Strawberry CapitalWorld's Winter Strawberry CapitalAgriculture
Amusement parks
Attractions
Baseball
Churches
Economic conditions
Fishing
Golf
Tennis
Transportation
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