8 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Trains"
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Fishing Off Boca Grande

Fishing Off Boca Grande

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film has scenes of sport fishing off Boca Grande. Footage includes cabin cruisers, tarpon, fiddler crabs and a Seaboard Coastline train arriving at Boca Grande Station.
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Florida Profile of Progress

Florida Profile of Progress

Date
1957
Description
This is an edited, shortened version of DA051. This film tells how Florida is a growing market for industry, showing various plants' employees sunning and golfing. Viewers see Martin (aerospace), phosphate mining, paper and pulp, citrus and other produce. Cattle, seafood, hydroelectric power, gas pipeline, airports, trains, ports and highways are shown. It also shows colleges and research, including nuclear reactors. There are more manufacturing scenes, including scenes of FDC meeting and consulting. The film describes Florida's tax structure and then gives a recap. Produced by Raycam Productions; sponsored by FDC.
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FLORIDA: PROFILE OF PROGRESS

FLORIDA: PROFILE OF PROGRESS

Date
1957
Description
This is long version of BA087. It tells how Florida is a growing market for industry, showing various plants' employees sunning and golfing. See Martin (aerospace), Pratt and Whitney, phosphate mining, paper and pulp, citrus and other produce. Cattle, seafood, hydroelectric power, gas pipeline, airports, trains, ports and highways are shown. It also shows colleges and research, including nuclear reactors. There are more manufacturing scenes, including scenes of FDC meeting and consulting. The film describes Florida's tax structure and then gives a recap.
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LOOK TO THE SUN

LOOK TO THE SUN

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows fun and recreation in Florida's state parks. An Airstream trailer shows up in many camping scenes. Scenes include skiing, cycling, exploring, hiking, riding a tour train, walking through Florida Caverns, scuba at Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park and beach fun. The film shows some surfing on long boards and people singing around a campfire. Produced by Prout Film Productions; sponsored by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials.
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SUMMER TRIPS

SUMMER TRIPS

Date
1947
Description
This home movie begins with the filming of a passing train through a car window. Next are downtown scenes of Tarpon Springs, the waterfront and Greek sponge boats. The family boards one of the boats and goes out with the sponging crew. There are scenes of a diver suiting up in his diving outfit and going into the water. The Tarpon Springs Sponge Exchange is shown, and then the film moves on to film crews at Cypress Gardens shooting Jantzen bathing suit commercials.
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THE MOVING CHALLENGE

THE MOVING CHALLENGE

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film emphasizes the Florida Department of Transportation's role in shaping Florida's future. It details the department's responsibilities, especially the integration of the entire transportation matrix: air, rail, ship and auto. Futuristic transportation devices such as a fan-propelled high speed train prototype, the Sikorsky "turbo train," commuter jet boats and inner city helicopter connections are introduced as exciting possibilities in years to come. The film ends with a speech from US Transportation Secretary John Volpe. Produced by Goodway Films.
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The Orange: Fruit of Life

The Orange: Fruit of Life

Date
n.d.
Description
This film chronicles the history of oranges, beginning with animation showing that, "Once upon a time... a miracle occurred and the first orange was born." Then, actors in Spanish costume eat oranges in the oldest-budded orange grove in America, near St. Augustine. Actors dressed as "Indians" jog through the trees carrying oranges and dance. Next, authentic Seminoles eat oranges, followed by more shots of the "Indians." Then, viewers see African-Americans loading barrels of oranges on a floating dock. A great train sequence follows, showing Florida East Coast Railroad Engine No. 153, as a load of oranges is picked up from a horse-drawn wagon. The rest of the film is processing and packaging. Produced by Robert Leahy Studios; sponsored by Minute Maid.
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TRAIN CRASH

TRAIN CRASH

Date
n.d.
Description
This is film footage of the aftermath of an Atlantic Coast Line crash at Six Mile Creek. It shows burning wreckage with people crowded around.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Fishing Off Boca GrandeFishing Off Boca GrandeBoating
Fishing
Promotional films
Seafood industry
Sport Fishing
Tarpon fishing
Tourism
Trains
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Florida Profile of ProgressFlorida Profile of ProgressAerospace industry
Cattle industry
Citrus industry
Golf
Hydroelectric power
Nuclear power
Phosphate industry
Seafood industry
Shipping
Timber industry
Trains
Transportation
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FLORIDA: PROFILE OF PROGRESS FLORIDA: PROFILE OF PROGRESS Aerospace industry
Cattle industry
Citrus industry
Golf
Hydroelectric power
Nuclear power
Phosphate industry
Seafood industry
Shipping
Timber industry
Trains
Transportation
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LOOK TO THE SUN LOOK TO THE SUN Attractions
Boating
Camping
Promotional films
Recreation
Surfing
Tourism
Trains
Water skiing
Water sports
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SUMMER TRIPS SUMMER TRIPS Amusement parks
Attractions
Bathing suits
Boats
Economic conditions
Sponge industry
Promotional films
Trains
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THE MOVING CHALLENGE THE MOVING CHALLENGE Airplanes
Automobiles
Boats
Infrastructure
Mass transit
Road construction
Trains
Transportation
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The Orange: Fruit of LifeThe Orange: Fruit of LifeAfrican Americans
Citrus
Citrus industry
Conquistadors (Portrayals)
Promotional films
Seminole Indians
Trains
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TRAIN CRASH TRAIN CRASH Infrastructure
Train accidents
Trains
Transportation
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