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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Geographic Term contains "Leon County "
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VOTING IN LEON COUNTY

VOTING IN LEON COUNTY

Date
1976-08-25
Description
Leon County Elections Supervisor Wilma Sullivan, comments on the voter registration process, voter records management and the transition to computer-based tracking methods in 1968. There is additional footage of voting machines, security measures, explanation of the absentee ballot voting methods and rules for participating in party primaries. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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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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State Senator Beth Johnson on Amendment 3, 1963

State Senator Beth Johnson on Amendment 3, 1963

Date
1963
Description
State Senator Beth Johnson urges voters to pass Amendment 3 to the Florida Constitution which designates land for recreation and water conservation purposes. She emphasizes the need for foresight on environmental issues, especially water conservation. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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Seaboard Coast Line Railroad Freight Train Ride, 1976

Seaboard Coast Line Railroad Freight Train Ride, 1976

Date
1976-01-28
Description
A brakeman sets up cars and links them up to a train. The camera films the engineer and crew in the engine, as well as the landscape rolling by. The train drops cars in a siding and takes off again before stopping at the Tallahassee depot. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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"Sally Stevens, A Lady Cabbie" by WFSU-TV, 1972

"Sally Stevens, A Lady Cabbie" by WFSU-TV, 1972

Date
1972
Description
An interview with Sally Stevens, the first woman taxi driver in Tallahassee. Stevens drives around downtown Tallahassee describing her experiences as a driver, including what she likes about the job and the difficulties of driving all day.
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Rosemary Barkett Appointed to Florida Supreme Court, 1985

Rosemary Barkett Appointed to Florida Supreme Court, 1985

Date
1985
Description
This is a segment from WSVN/Miami News center 7 of Governor Bob Graham announcing his appointment of Rosemary Barkett to the Florida Supreme Court. Justice Barkett is the first woman appointed to the court. She is greeted by Justice Joseph A. Boyd, who had a daughter attending law school at the time. Taking her new seat on the Court, Barkett describes the moment as, "a very moving event." Videotaped by Bradley White.
Collection
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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Lake Jackson Residents

Lake Jackson Residents

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This film features interviews with two residents of the Lake Jackson area of Tallahassee. The first resident expresses concern for the welfare of wildlife in the area. He complains that a local watershed is dumping silt into the water that makes it unsuitable for a fish or animal habitat. He closes his interview with cautionary comments, warning that lessons can be learned from similar situations with water bodies in southern Florida. Next, Dave "Red" Smith talks about his lifelong relationship with Lake Jackson. The segment ends with silent footage of boaters, developments and businesses in the Lake Jackson area. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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LAKE JACKSON - STORM WATER

LAKE JACKSON - STORM WATER

Date
1982
Description
Tallahassee government representatives and environmental specialists discuss Lake Jackson and Leon County storm water management concerns. They explain the life cycle of lakes, nutrient loading, the McGinnis Arm holding pond, Lake Munson, Lake Lafayette and how storm water becomes a non-source specific pollutant. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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Interview with Women's Army Corps Captain Eleanor P. Hutchins, Tallahassee, 1957

Interview with Women's Army Corps Captain Eleanor P. Hutchins, Tallahassee, 1957

Date
1957
Description
This film begins with exterior shots of Florida State University (FSU). Then Katherine Warren, dean of women, interviews Captain Eleanor P. Hutchins, commanding officer at the Women's Army Corps (WAC) Detachment at Fort McPherson, Georgia. Hutchins discusses her career with WAC and how the liberal arts education she received from FSU prepared her for the Army. The interview concludes with Hutchins discussing the upcoming Summer College Program for juniors at Fort McClellan in Alabama.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
VOTING IN LEON COUNTY VOTING IN LEON COUNTY Elections
Government officials
Voting
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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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State Senator Beth Johnson on Amendment 3, 1963State Senator Beth Johnson on Amendment 3, 1963Water conservation -- Florida
Outdoor recreation -- Florida
Environmentalism
Women legislators -- Florida
Legislative amendments
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Seaboard Coast Line Railroad Freight Train Ride, 1976Seaboard Coast Line Railroad Freight Train Ride, 1976Railroads -- Florida -- Leon County -- Tallahassee
Railroad stations -- Florida -- Leon County -- Tallahassee
Railroad cars
Railroad trains
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"Sally Stevens, A Lady Cabbie" by WFSU-TV, 1972"Sally Stevens, A Lady Cabbie" by WFSU-TV, 1972Taxicabs
Motor vehicles
Women in the professions
Interviews
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Rosemary Barkett Appointed to Florida Supreme Court, 1985Rosemary Barkett Appointed to Florida Supreme Court, 1985Courts -- Officials and employees
Judges -- Florida -- Leon County -- Tallahassee
Women judges -- Florida
Judges -- Selection and appointment
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Luna PlantationLuna PlantationAfrican American
Agriculture
Hunting
Plantations--Florida
Quail hunting
Silent films
Tennis
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Lake Jackson Residents Lake Jackson Residents Boating
Drainage
Flood control-Florida
Lakes
Water management
Wildlife
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LAKE JACKSON - STORM WATER LAKE JACKSON - STORM WATER Drainage
Flood control-Florida
Lakes
Water management
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Interview with Women's Army Corps Captain Eleanor P. Hutchins, Tallahassee, 1957Interview with Women's Army Corps Captain Eleanor P. Hutchins, Tallahassee, 1957videoWomen and the military
Interviews
Higher education
Women soldiers
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