88 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Geographic Term contains "Miami "
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Fabulous Florida

Fabulous Florida

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Description
This film offers a narrated tour of Florida, highlighting the North, Central and Southern regions. It features shots of: St. Augustine; Tallahassee; Jacksonville; Daytona Beach; Tampa; St. Petersburg; Palm Beach; Ft. Lauderdale; Miami Beach and Key West. The attractions mentioned include: Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center; Silver Springs; Rainbow Springs; Miami Seaquarium; Marineland; the Citrus Tower; Bok Tower; Cypress Gardens; Gasparilla Festival; Skyway Bridge; Ringling Art Museum; Everglades National Park and the Overseas Highway. The film also features Seminole Indian culture, Florida agriculture and the citrus industry. Produced by John Bramby for Humble Oil and Refining Company.
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Porpoises Train for World's Fair

Porpoises Train for World's Fair

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This films shows the capture of porpoises by "scientist-fishermen" for the purpose of studying and training. Animal trainers are shown training porpoises to do tricks for the Florida Exhibit at the New York World's Fair. Viewers are encouraged to go see the porpoise show, produced by, "the fabulous Miami Seaquarium," at the Fair.
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Killer is a Softie

Killer is a Softie

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Description
This promotional film by the Miami Seaquarium tells the history of Hugo, a killer whale at the Seaquarium. It documents: his capture and journey to the Seaquarium; his training; his loneliness; and the additions of Luanna and Lolita, a dolphin and a female killer whale, respectively, to his tank. Brief silent footage of the exterior of the Clermont Chamber of Commerce is attached to the end of this film.
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All in Fun

All in Fun

Date
1964
Description
In this film, viewers learn about the dolphins that performed at the New York World's Fair. It shows crew from the Miami Seaquarium netting and training dolphins, and a sea lion performing. The film includes scenes of performances that were also used in CA071, "Number One at the Fair," in color. Produced by the Florida Department of Commerce.
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All Us Kids Love Football

All Us Kids Love Football

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows young boys in Miami participating in a punt, pass and run football field meet sponsored by Ford P. P. & K. Corporation. The film ends with a few boys receiving prizes for their skills. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
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ANODYNE

ANODYNE

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film shows the process of making metal nameplates using chemicals instead of normal printing processes.
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ARTON THE GOLD COAST

ARTON THE GOLD COAST

Date
1964-05-28
Description
This film shows Lincoln Road Mall in Miami Beach and the art show held there. The show is described as "a carnival of canvas to please the curious and the connoisseur." Produced by Tel-Air Interests; sponsored by FDC.
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BICENTENNIAL VISCAYA

BICENTENNIAL VISCAYA

Date
1976
Description
This film begins with shots of James Deering's Italian Renaissance-inspired vacation home, Viscaya. It mentions John Fisher's exploits in Biscayne Bay and the Miami real estate boom, with additional still shots of Coral Gables and Hialeah. Produced by the Florida Development Commission and the Florida Bicentennial Commission.
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CAPE FLORIDA: THE TREASURE OF KEY BISCAYNE

CAPE FLORIDA: THE TREASURE OF KEY BISCAYNE

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
In this film, the Goodyear Blimp takes off for a look at Cape Florida. The history of the area is told in reenactments of aborigines, pirates, salvagers and Seminoles. A story of a murder and a survival story are told. Then, viewers see tourists frolicking on the beach. Produced by Tel-Air Interests of Miami; sponsored by Goodyear and Florida State Parks.
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CHALLENGE OF THE '70s

CHALLENGE OF THE '70s

Date
1966-11-05
Description
Various foreign ministers of tourism meet in Miami to discuss tourism promotion. They have breakfast in the Carillon Hotel, meet Miss Florida and confer. Translators, "just like at the UN," give simultaneous translations over headphones. They break for lunch and go by bus to the Miami Herald's new building. Then there are speeches and the presentation of cigars to each delegate by FDC Chairman Charles Campbell. Produced by FDC.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
fvc895Fabulous FloridaBramby, John
Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center (White Springs, Fla.)
Miami Seaquarium
Gasparilla Festival (Tampa, Fla.)
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
Humble Oil and Refining Company
Seminoles
Agriculture
Citrus
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fvc902Porpoises Train for World's Fair1964 New York World's Fair
Miami Seaquarium
Porpoises
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fvc931Killer is a SoftieMiami Seaquarium
Clermont Chamber of Commerce
Killer Whales
Dolphins
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All in FunAll in FunAmusement parks
Attractions
Promotional films
Tourism
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All Us Kids Love Football All Us Kids Love Football Competitions
Football
Recreation
Sports
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ANODYNE ANODYNE Factories
Industry
Machines
Metal-work
Printing
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ARTON THE GOLD COASTARTON THE GOLD COASTArt
Exhibitions
Promotional films
Shopping malls
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BICENTENNIAL VISCAYA BICENTENNIAL VISCAYA Architecture, Italian
Florida-History-20th century
Historic house museums-Florida-Miami
Museums-Florida-Miami
Promotional films
Tourism
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CAPE FLORIDA: THE TREASURE OF KEY BISCAYNE CAPE FLORIDA: THE TREASURE OF KEY BISCAYNE Beaches
Florida-History
Promotional films
Seminole Indians
Tourism
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CHALLENGE OF THE '70s CHALLENGE OF THE '70s Diplomacy
Economic conditions
Promotional films
Tourism
Travel
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