20 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Geographic Term contains "Wakulla River "
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Unusual World of Florida

Unusual World of Florida

Date
1964 (circa)
Description
This film begins with aerials of a Fort Lauderdale airboat ride, swamp buggies in Naples, Corkscrew Swamp, animals along the Wakulla River and Cypress Gardens. It then shows a chrysanthemum farm, Castillo de San Marcos (St. Augustine), Bok Tower and Citrus Tower. Stephen Foster Memorial is next with nice scenes of a steamboat replica on the Suwannee River. The Keys are shown, including divers in Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, Marineland with a diver feeding dolphins, loggerheads underwater and laying eggs. Divers in Tarpon Springs and gator wrestling follow. A man catches a cobra by hand and milks venom. There is a rocket launch at Cape Canaveral and an open house at Pensacola Naval Air Station. Produced by Beckley Films in cooperation with FDC; sponsored by Eastern Airlines.
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Wakulla Spring Scenes and Inauguration

Wakulla Spring Scenes and Inauguration

Date
1945
Description
This film has quick shots of a glass house on the dock, followed by pans of the dock, beach, lodge and bathhouse. There are scenes along the river, scenes of birds, and a scene with a plane flying overhead. There are scenes of outgoing Gov. Spessard Holland at Gov. Millard Caldwell's inauguration. There is a parade with soldiers and WACS.
Collection
ANIMAL KINGDOM: ALLIGATOR ADVENTURE

ANIMAL KINGDOM: ALLIGATOR ADVENTURE

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This episode of the popular television series "Animal Kingdom" focuses on the American Alligator. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish officers Ronald Davis and William King track down two poachers who are illegally hunting and skinning alligators to sell the hides on the black market. Shot in the Wakulla River area, this film also contains extensive footage of Florida wildlife. Produced by Bill Barrud Productions.
Collection
Tallahassee

Tallahassee

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This is a visual tour of Tallahassee with no narration. It shows city streets, the campuses of Florida State University and Florida A&M University, recreation, Wakulla Springs, Tallahassee Junior Museum, Old Public Library, St. Marks Lighthouse and various state office buildings. Produced by Peter Barton Productions of Tallahassee; sponsored by the Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce.
Collection
WAKULLA SPRINGS

WAKULLA SPRINGS

Date
1971-10-11
Description
Two divers descend to the cave entrance. There is a view from inside the cave as divers swim in with lights. The divers measure a mastodon tusk and bone on the cave floor and swim out. The divers swim to a ledge near pipes, a view of the cliff face (eastern lip), fish and vegetation. Then, the film shows turtles (Suwannee Cooters) among submerged tree branches, fish along the bottom and a view of a motorboat from underwater. Viewers see a sunken tree on the north edge of the bowl, a school of small fish in vegetation, gar, flounder, bass near "bee tree" and eel.
Collection
WAKULLA SPRINGS #1

WAKULLA SPRINGS #1

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows the spring through a glass-bottom boat, wildlife and plant life along the shore of the spring. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Collection
WAKULLA SPRINGS #2

WAKULLA SPRINGS #2

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
The manager of Wakulla Springs talks about Ed Ball and Wakulla Springs. He also gives a short history of the springs. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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WAKULLA SPRINGS HOTEL

WAKULLA SPRINGS HOTEL

Date
1973-01-16
Description
This film features scenes of wildlife along the river. Two men in a small outboard chew up the bottom and get stuck while towing the boat with the camera. The film shows a flock of ducks on the water near the beach, a man picking up trash along the shoreline at the bridge spanning the river, and more birdlife shots. Then, there is a series of poor underwater shots as a cameraman is dragged along behind a boat.
Collection
Wakulla Springs Hotel Fire

Wakulla Springs Hotel Fire

Date
1943 (circa)
Description
As the roof of the Wakulla Springs Lodge burns, firefighters arrive and go to work. There is furniture scattered along the grounds and more being lowered from the roof of the patio room. Soldiers assist in the efforts. Viewers see a fire truck at the water's edge and sailors with fire hoses. There are views of the damage done after the fire was put out.
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WAKULLA SPRINGS/FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH

WAKULLA SPRINGS/FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film begins by giving a brief history of Wakulla Springs. There are scenes at the spring of tourists, wildlife, archery, beauty contests, synchronized swimming and underwater photography. Produced by Florida Department of Natural Resources.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Unusual World of FloridaUnusual World of FloridaAirboats
American alligator
Agriculture
Chrysanthemum
Dolphins
Flowers
Promotional films
Reptiles
Rockets (Aeronautics)
Snakes
Steamboats
Swamp buggies
Transportation
Turtles
Wildlife
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Wakulla Spring Scenes and InaugurationWakulla Spring Scenes and InaugurationAirplanes
Attractions
Birds
Boats
Fish
Governors-Florida
Hotels
Inaugurations
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
Tourism
Wildlife
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ANIMAL KINGDOM: ALLIGATOR ADVENTUREANIMAL KINGDOM: ALLIGATOR ADVENTUREAmerican alligator
Game laws
Hunting
Poaching
Wildlife
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TallahasseeTallahasseeAttractions
Higher education
Libraries
Lighthouses
Museums
Promotional films
Recreation
Tourism
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WAKULLA SPRINGSWAKULLA SPRINGSAttractions
Boats
Fish
Promotional films
Tourism
Turtles
Underwater photography
Wildlife
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WAKULLA SPRINGS #1WAKULLA SPRINGS #1Attractions
Boats
Glass-bottom boats
Promotional films
Tourism
Wildlife
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WAKULLA SPRINGS #2WAKULLA SPRINGS #2Attractions
Boats
Florida-History-20th century
Glass-bottom boats
Promotional films
Tourism
Wildlife
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WAKULLA SPRINGS HOTELWAKULLA SPRINGS HOTELAttractions
Birds
Boats
Fish
Promotional films
Tourism
Underwater photography
Wildlife
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Wakulla Springs Hotel FireWakulla Springs Hotel FireAttractions
Fires
Firefighters
Fire trucks
Hotels
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WAKULLA SPRINGS/FOUNTAIN OF YOUTHWAKULLA SPRINGS/FOUNTAIN OF YOUTHAttractions
Promotional films
Recreation
Synchronized swimming
Tourism
Underwater photography
Wildlife
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