GASPARILLA FESTIVAL I

Video has not been digitized and is not available for online viewing.

Year

  • 1928

Video Details

  • 8:48; b&w; silent; V-176

Description

  • This home movie is a production of the Howell family in Tampa, Florida. The title card for this film says "Landing of the Pirate Krew of Gasparilla." It begins with a young boy playing pirate, and then moves to the Gasparilla Festival in Tampa. There are scenes involving a variety of boats and ships in Tampa Bay and many pirates. Downtown parade scenes follow. This is good quality early footage.

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