11 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Geographic Term contains "Gainesville "
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Design for Winning

Design for Winning

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
Steve Spurrier, Heisman Trophy winner and University of Florida star, describes various techniques for playing football. Ray Graves, Spurrier's college coach, says a few words as well. This leads to a pitch for orange juice at the training table. There are many scenes of Spurrier in action as a collegian and a professional football player throughout the film. Produced by Barton of Jacksonville; sponsored by the Florida Department of Citrus.
Collection
GOING, GOING, GONE: FRIEND OR FOE

GOING, GOING, GONE: FRIEND OR FOE

Date
n.d.
Description
Ross Allen shares interesting facts about rattlesnakes. Viewers see snake hunters pouring gasoline into a hole to flush the snakes out. The film also shows Tommy Allen, Ross's son, working with his father as they milk the snakes' venom. An emergency call comes to the Reptile Institute and Ross swings into action to provide anti-venom to a bite victim. The close-ups of extraction are interesting. University of Florida Labs experiment with venom, hides are cured and clothing accessories are shown. The film shows people eating rattlesnake and women making necklaces from vertebrae. Produced and sponsored by Silver Springs.
Collection
HOME MOVIE

HOME MOVIE

Date
1940 (circa)
Description
3:27; color; silent; V-151 M83-022
Collection
MARISA AND THE MERMAID: FLORIDA'S WAR ON WATER WEEDS

MARISA AND THE MERMAID: FLORIDA'S WAR ON WATER WEEDS

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film tells how the Central and Southern Florida Flood Control District is dealing with aquatic weeds. The film focuses on the water hyacinth, an introduced South American plant. It shows experiments at the University of Florida using Marisa Snails (with USDA) and use of manatees procured by Miami Seaquarium.
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PREVENT HOG CHOLERA

PREVENT HOG CHOLERA

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
Dr. T.J. Koernyer of the University of Florida's Animal Husbandry Department reports on cholera outbreaks in the Florida swine industry, including the disease's history, cause, transmittal and its impact on the swine industry. He cites low vaccination rates as the cause. Dr. Koernyer also addresses recent developments in vaccine production. A scientist is shown vaccinating pigs with serum developed from infected rabbit tissue. The film closes with advice for the prevention of the disease. Produced by the Florida Agricultural Experiment Stations and the University of Florida Agricultural Extension Service.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - INDONESIA, CYPRUS, GAINESVILLE VA HOSPITAL

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - INDONESIA, CYPRUS, GAINESVILLE VA HOSPITAL

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on Attorney General Robert Kennedy's trip to Indonesia and the volatile situation and fighting there. He also mentions the tensions in Cyprus between the Turks and Greeks. He refers briefly to a speech he made at the Alabama Democratic Convention with Alabama Gov. George Wallace. He touches briefly on the dedication of a new VA Hospital in Gainesville. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SUN, SAND, AND SPORTS

SUN, SAND, AND SPORTS

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
The title says "Starring Ten Little Coeds, One Big Coach, and a Beautiful Beach." The group heads for Clearwater Beach from the University of Florida campus in a new Lincoln Continental convertible. They play volleyball and frolic in the surf. Produced by FDC.
Collection
THE GREAT ADVENTURE

THE GREAT ADVENTURE

Date
1953 (circa)
Description
This is the same film as BA076 with slightly different scenes at the head and tail. There is no indication of which was the first edit or why changes were made. The film covers state universities, architecture, segregation and 1950s clothing styles.
Collection
The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954

The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954

Date
1954 (circa)
Description
A high school student named "Bob" learns about Florida colleges and universities. The tour of schools starts in Tallahassee with scenes of Florida State University and Florida A and M University. The tour continues to the University of Florida in Gainesville, Bethune-Cookman College in Daytona Beach, Stetson University in DeLand, and Rollins College in Winter Park. At Florida Southern College there are shots of buildings designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Then at the University of Tampa the narrator describes the university’s new interpersonal and intercultural relations program. The last stop is the University of Miami. The film ends with “Bob” registering and taking a tour of an unnamed college in Florida. The projection print is a black and white copy. BA077 is the same film with slightly different scenes at the head and tail. Produced by Florida State Advertising Commission and Ball Productions of Miami.
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The Key to Good Living

The Key to Good Living

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film tells about Gainesville, focusing on the University of Florida and how great it is to have it in town. Viewers see: public schools; recreation; cultural centers; local amenities; businesses; and utilities. Produced by Guided Tours; sponsored by the FDC and the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Design for WinningDesign for WinningCitrus
Citrus industry
Citrus juices
Heisman trophy
Promotional films
College sports
College football
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GOING, GOING, GONE: FRIEND OR FOE GOING, GOING, GONE: FRIEND OR FOE Attractions
Promotional films
Rattlesnakes
Reptiles
Snakes
Tourism
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HOME MOVIE HOME MOVIE Home movies /fpc/memory/omeka_images/thumbnails/catalog_video.jpg
MARISA AND THE MERMAID: FLORIDA'S WAR ON WATER WEEDS MARISA AND THE MERMAID: FLORIDA'S WAR ON WATER WEEDS Aquatic plants
Invasive plants
Manatees
Snails
Water hyacinth-Florida
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PREVENT HOG CHOLERA PREVENT HOG CHOLERA Cholera
Disease
Hogs
Pigs
Swine
Swine industry
Vaccines
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - INDONESIA, CYPRUS, GAINESVILLE VA HOSPITAL SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - INDONESIA, CYPRUS, GAINESVILLE VA HOSPITAL Healthcare
Politicians
Politics
Speeches
United States-Foreign relations-Europe
United States-Foreign relations-Indonesia
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SUN, SAND, AND SPORTS SUN, SAND, AND SPORTS Automobiles
Beaches
Promotional films
Tourism
Volleyball
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THE GREAT ADVENTURE THE GREAT ADVENTURE College sports
Higher education
Promotional films
Segregation
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The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954The Great Adventure: Universities Throughout Florida, ca. 1954College sports
Higher education
African American universities and colleges
Promotional films
Public institutions--Florida
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The Key to Good LivingThe Key to Good LivingEconomic conditions
Higher education
Promotional films
Recreation
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