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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Geographic Term contains "Broward County "
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BROWARD: THE GOLDEN COUNTY

BROWARD: THE GOLDEN COUNTY

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows a little of Port Everglades and then other features in Broward County such as the airport, Pioneer City ("old west" attraction), crowds on the beach and fishing. It also shows hospitals, churches, condos, Nova University, some industry, pari-mutuel wagering, sports and nightlife. It also has Seminoles gator wrestling, the Everglades and Birch State Park. Produced by David W. Hunter & Associates; sponsored by Broward County Commission.
Collection
Florida Derby Festival '82

Florida Derby Festival '82

Date
1982
Description
In this film, viewers see the Broward County area and pre-race activities, including a 10K run with Olympic champion Frank Shorter and runner Bill Rogers participating. There is a ball with Vice President Walter Mondale attending. The half-time show includes the FSU Flying High Circus. Viewers see a wild animal race using wild mustangs. There is a water skiing dog in the ski show. Fashions are modeled. The race includes female jockeys. Produced by Tel-Air Interests; sponsored by Florida Derby Festival Inc.
Collection
President Franklin Roosevelt's Inauguration

President Franklin Roosevelt's Inauguration

Date
1941
Description
This film starts with a military parade in Washington DC, followed by footage of Gov. Holland, Sen. Claude Pepper and Sen. Charles Andrews at Union Station. This is followed by what appears to be President Roosevelt's third Inauguration in front of the Capitol. There are no close-up scenes involving President Roosevelt. Gov. Holland speaks at a cookout in Broward County at the end of the film.
Collection
Tomorrow's Treasures

Tomorrow's Treasures

Date
1967 (circa)
Description
This film begins with underwater scenes of a treasure chest and a sailboat moving through the water. This is followed with an introduction by Governor Claude Kirk, in which he describes the many advantages Florida has with regard to marine research and marine resources. The film goes on to list the many marine institutions and industries devoted to research and resources in Florida. Produced by the Florida Development Commission, and Advantage Inc., Ft. Lauderdale.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
BROWARD: THE GOLDEN COUNTYBROWARD: THE GOLDEN COUNTYAmerican alligator
Amusement parks
Attractions
Beaches
Economic conditions
Gambling-Florida
Industry
Promotional films
Recreation
Seminole Indians
Tourism
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Florida Derby Festival '82Florida Derby Festival '82Circuses
Fashion
Festivals
Horse racing
Promotional films
Tourism
Water sports
Water skiing
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President Franklin Roosevelt's InaugurationPresident Franklin Roosevelt's InaugurationGovernors-Florida
Inaugurations
Parades
Politicians
Politics
Presidents-United States
Speeches
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fvc921Tomorrow's TreasuresMarine biology--Research
Oceanography--Research
Oceanographic research stations--Florida
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