The Gold Rush

253153
Date
1963
Collection
Video
Video Details
14:00; color; sound; V-16 CA007; S. 828
Description
This film shows the Gold Coast Marathon, a powerboat race from Miami to West Palm Beach and back. Viewers see pit crews at Pelican Harbor Yacht Club and aerial shots of the race. Twelve-year-old Rosemary Bennett, the youngest female racer, and restaurateur/racer Mike Gordon are shown. Richard Steffe...
(Boat race)

County with a Future

252963
Date
1960s
Collection
Video
Description
This film gives viewers a look around Putnam County , showing recreation, scenery, residences, festivals, schools, public buildings, downtown, shopping and the courthouse ground-breaking ceremony. Viewers see potatoes, flowers, cattle and poultry. Other scenes include the St. Johns River, trains, th...
Video Details
13:25;color; sound; V-15 BA080; S. 828
boat race, Ravine Gardens

Snowman’s Holiday

253512
Date
1964
Collection
Video
Description
This might be one of the silliest concepts ever filmed. A snowman and snowwoman visit Miami. They fish, visit the Miami Seaquarium, watch alligator wrestling at Tropical Gardens, see cobra milking at the Miami Serpentarium, monkeys at Monkey Jungle, Vizcaya, the Torch of Friendship, and Parrot Jungl...
Video Details
14:00; b&w; sound; V-65 CA081; S. 828
Boat racing

SAILING REGATTA

253425
Date
1940s
Collection
Video
Description
This home movie features a series of sailing regattas. There is the "Midwinter Snipe Regatta" in St. Petersburg and Tampa on March 5, 1940; the "Tampa Yacht and Country Club Snipe Regatta" on April 1, 1940; the "Egmont Key Race" in June of 1946, and the "Tampa Yacht and Country Club International 11...
Video Details
12:05; color; silent; V-176
(Boat race)

SHRIMP BOATS RACE IN FLORIDA

253503
Date
1960s
Collection
Video
Video Details
1:29; b&w; silent; V- 234 AA493; S. 828
Description
Shrimp boats race during the Fiesta of the Eight Flags celebration at the Marine Welcome Center in Fernandina Beach, Florida. Fiesta Queen Pat Brodie presents Captain Tringali of the Dixie Queen with a trophy for his victory. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
SHRIMP BOATS RACE

BOAT RACING, CYPRESS GARDENS

252905
Date
n.d.
Collection
Video
Video Details
4:22; b&w; silent; V-27 AA018; S. 828
Description
Five fiberglass dinghies with outboard motors race around the lake and canals at Cypress Gardens. One boat runs up on the shoreline by accident. There are no injuries or damage. Then, three small, single-driver hydrofoils race through the same areas and end by driving up on the beach at the finish l...
BOAT RACING, CYPRESS

HOME MOVIE

253242
Date
1929
Collection
Video
Video Details
16:42; color; silent; V-150 M87-017
Description
This film begins with three people clowning around for the camera. There are scenes of an elephant pulling a wagon and shots of boats, ships and fishing. A good portion of the film shows boat races. The film may not be of Florida.
of the film shows boat races

GUY LOMBARDO'S RACING BOAT

253301
Date
18-Mar-63
Collection
Video
Description
In this film, Guy Lombardo watches his hydroplane racing boat as it is placed in the water at Tierra Verde. He takes it for a spin.
Video Details
1:46; color; silent; V-115 AA184; S. 828
Boat racing

MARINE INVITATIONAL

253315
Date
18-Aug-76
Collection
Video
Video Details
16:15; color; V-123 CA109; S. 828
Description
This film shows hydroplane racing near Miami using matched boats.
Boat racing

THE KING ORANGE JAMBOREE

253285
Date
1965
Collection
Video
Video Details
13:40; color; sound; V-103 BA110; S. 828
Description
This film chronicles the Orange Bowl festivities, including a Junior Tennis Tournament, a speedboat regatta, the International Grand Prix boat race, the Coral Gables Junior Orange Bowl, the Stag Coaches Luncheon, the Orange Bowl Fashion Show, the New Year's Eve King Orange Jamboree, the Alabama vers...
, the International Grand Prix boat race

ORANGE BOWL REGATTA, PARADE '54

253363
Date
1954
Collection
Video
Video Details
4:42; color; silent; V-116 AA157; S. 828
Description
This film is footage of the hydroplane race during the 1954 Orange Bowl Regatta. There is also footage of the field and game. This was filmed in Kodachrome.
Boat racing

WEST OF THE SUN

253627
Date
n.d.
Collection
Video
Video Details
14:20; color; sound; V-126 CA141; S. 828
Description
Boat races

ST. AUGUSTINE: THE OLDEST CITY

253428
Date
1950s
Collection
Video
Description
This film gives the history of St. Augustine in Kodachrome. Wonderful costumes are seen during the annual fiesta. The film shows the blessing of the shrimp fleet. Viewers see Lightner Museum, its doll collection and various churches. This film shows people frolicking in the surf, fishing and at a sp...
Video Details
14:15; color; sound; V-67 BA099; S. 828
Boat racing

FUN IN THE SUNSHINE

253138
Date
1960s
Collection
Video
Video Details
13:00; color; sound; V-1 CA110; S. 828
Description
This film shows the beach, hotels, condos, schools, churches and shopping. Viewers also see Miami Beach Auditorium (home of the Jackie Gleason Show), Convention Hall, the library, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Seaquarium, Parrot Jungle and Monkey Jungle, where a chimp wears a Beatle wig and strums a gui...
and boat racing. Produced by Don

SPANS ACROSS THE BAY CELEBRATION

253517
Date
Jul-49
Collection
Video
Video Details
20:47; b&w; silent; V-66 CA061; S. 828
Description
A man at a lunch counter reads the St. Petersburg Times and another getting a haircut also reads a paper. Then the film shows a yacht cruise, several boats and a helicopter. Lots of boats follow. They come to a marina where there is a bit of handshaking, then they get in cars for a motorcade. The mo...
Boat racing

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