African-American Farmers

252869
Date
1979
Collection
Video
Video Details
19:25; color; silent and sound; V-218 CA315; S.1239
Description
This film features interviews and incidental footage of African-American farmers of the Tallahassee area. The farmers discuss their backgrounds and history working the land and living in the area. There is additional silent footage at the end of the film. Produced by WFSU-TV.

Art Cheek's Organic Garden

252943
Date
April/May 1975
Collection
Video
Description
Art Cheek describes the benefits of organic gardening, while sharing methods he uses to maximize vegetable yields in his 4,000-square-foot garden. This work film contains several segments that document the garden's evolution from seeded soil to a lush cornucopia. Also see BA279 & BA282. Produced by ...
Video Details
12:33; color; sound; V-190 BA281; S.1239

Luna Plantation

243140
Date
ca. 1940s
Collection
Video
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/strolle...
Video Details
13:00; B&W; silent; V-149 M88-08

CHAIRES COMMUNITY

252937
Date
1977
Collection
Video
Video Details
11:57; color; sound and silent; V-243 BA403; S.1239
Description
This film provides a brief look at the community of Chaires, located north of Tallahassee. There are shots of the Chaires Elementary School, neighborhoods and an interview with Chaires descendants who talk about their family history and the founding of the Chaires community. Produced by WFSU-TV.

ART CHEEK'S ORGANIC GARDEN

252942
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Video Details
7:00; color; silent; V-190 BA279; S.1239
Description
Art Cheek stands in his organic garden and shows off some of his organic produce. Also see BA279 & BA282. Produced by WFSU-TV.

JUVENILE DELINQUENCY - HOPKINS FAMILY

253280
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Description
A WFST-TV reporter interviews the Hopkins Family, who temporarily houses youths in the Leon County Juvenile Justice system. They comment on their experiences with the children they have supervised and praise the program for its effectiveness. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Video Details
8:23; color; sound; V-190 BA289; S.1239

JUVENILE DELINQUENCY - JUDGE JOANNAS

253281
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Description
Judge Joannas of the Leon County Juvenile Court responds to questions from a WFSU-TV reporter regarding differences between adult and juvenile court systems, public defenders, alternatives to incarceration, legislation, community participation and outreach programs. Produced by WFSU-TV.
Video Details
9:51; color; sound; V-190 BA288; S.1239

BEAR HUNT/ NATURAL BRIDGE SCHOOL

252892
Date
Nov-77
Collection
Video
Video Details
12:31; color; sound and silent; V-189 BA267; S.1239
Description
In this film, hunters describe how to search for bear tracks and how hunting dogs track bears. A Florida Fish & Game officer explains why bear hunting is allowed. A black bear appears in the road. Two hunters and the Fish & Game officer fire, but the bear escapes. This is followed by silent footage ...

BLACK ARCHIVES/ BATTLE OF NATURAL BRIDGE

252901
Date
1975
Collection
Video
Video Details
11:21; color; sound; V-218 BA384; S.1239
Description
This film has footage of the Black Archives commemoration ceremonies in Tallahassee. Dr. Benjamin Smith of Florida A&M University comments on growing up in Monticello. Mrs. Adderley comments on Julian "Cannonball" Adderley's inclusion in the archives. A former FAMU athlete donates the Cleve Abbott A...

ART CHEEK'S ORGANIC GARDEN

252944
Date
1975
Collection
Video
Video Details
7:10; color; sound; V-190 BA282; S.1239
Description
Art Cheek demonstrates how to tie off bean and tomato plants. He displays seedlings in his greenhouse and displays cabbages in his garden. He also explains how planting various herbs around the perimeter of his garden acts as a natural insect deterrent. Also see BA279 & BA281. Produced by WFSU-TV.

LAKE JACKSON - STORM WATER

253291
Date
1982
Collection
Video
Video Details
11:01; color; silent and sound; V-202 BA314; S.1239
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 speci...

VOTING IN LEON COUNTY

253602
Date
25-Aug-76
Collection
Video
Video Details
11:25; color; sound, V-237 BA372; S.1239
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 an...

LAKE JACKSON RESIDENTS

253292
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Video Details
11:00; color; sound and silent; V-188 BA253; S.1239
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 ...

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