4 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Geographic Term contains "Kissimmee River "
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BOAT TRIP, KISSIMMEE

BOAT TRIP, KISSIMMEE

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
In this film, a seaplane flies over, lands on the water and then takes off again. Viewers see men and children around a fishing camp, tents and people camping on the bank of a river.
Collection
Million Acre Playground

Million Acre Playground

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film depicts the work of the Central and Southern Florida Flood Control District in maintaining the Everglades. There are lots of wildlife and recreational scenes. It includes airboats, deer hunting with hounds, duck hunting, frog gigging, fishing, camping and the Okeechobee Waterway Cross State Boat Cruise. Pedal steel guitars provide the film's background music.
Collection
OKEE-SIMMEE FISH CAMP

OKEE-SIMMEE FISH CAMP

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film has scenes of a fish camp called Okee-Simmee, located on Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River. Viewers see many small outboard boats, two sea planes, Boy Scouts, skeet shooting and aerials of the Everglades.
Collection
River Ranch Resort

River Ranch Resort

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This is a resort public relations film. It is a Florida-style dude ranch. The cowboys and cowgirls drink Chablis and eat shrimp. It has all the usual fun in the sun activities. Produced by McLeod Films.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
BOAT TRIP, KISSIMMEE BOAT TRIP, KISSIMMEE Airplanes
Camping
Recreation
Sea planes
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Million Acre PlaygroundMillion Acre PlaygroundAir boats
Boating
Fishing
Flood control--Florida
Hunting
Plants
Promotional films
Recreation
Wildlife
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OKEE-SIMMEE FISH CAMP OKEE-SIMMEE FISH CAMP Boating
Camping
Fishing
Promotional films
Tourism
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River Ranch Resort River Ranch Resort Boating
Cattle
Hunting
Promotional films
Resorts
Tourism
Wildlife
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