Bouncing Baby

232392
Date
1916
Collection
Video
Video Details
12:12; B&W; silent; V-92; ba016; S. 828
Description
This film is a one-reel comedy made in 1916 in Jacksonville.

Gov. Spessard Holland's Inauguration

253203
Date
1941
Collection
Video
Description
This film shows the inauguration of Spessard Holland in front of the Capitol in Tallahassee. It shows Chief Justice Glenn Terrell administering the oath, Gov. Holland's address, the governor and his family reviewing the parade, and Gov. Holland and his new Cabinet members.
Video Details
6:15; color; silent; V-145 S. 828

A New Day Dawning For the Tomato Industry

253351
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Description
This film starts with a "silent film" sequence of an old-time tomato farmer. Then, the film takes us through modern farming techniques in South Florida. The equipment and techniques are shown with migrant workers doing the labor. Viewers even see the living area provided for the workers. Packing is ...
Video Details
19:45; color; sound; V-48 CA062; S. 828

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

Colin Kelly Memorial Unveiling

267777
Date
6/14/1944
Collection
Video
Description
This silent film features: Madison street scenes; a military band playing; speech making; the unveiling of the memorial statue; and shots of dignitaries on the dais and guests in the stands.
Video Details
04:28; B&W and color; silent; V-255

Mermaid Turtle Race

267728
Collection
Video
Description
This silent film shows three Weeki Wachee mermaids putting on fins and heading into the spring to find a turtle. Each mermaid finds a turtle and brings it onto the bank for a race. At the end of the race, the other mermaids congratulate the winner and her turtle.
Video Details
01:32; B&W; silent; AA536; V-251
Type
Moving Image

Silver Springs Water Croquet

267710
Collection
Video
Description
This silent film shows two couples playing water croquet at Silver Springs. Large hoops are set up in the water, and mallets are used to send a floating ball through the hoops. The "match" winds up with a splash fight. There is some deterioration of the film.
Video Details
01:12; B&W; silent; AA036; V-251
Type
Image

Jaycee Golf Tournament

267730
Collection
Video
Video Details
01:45; B&W; silent; AA538; V-251
Description
This silent film shows Arnold Palmer and Sam Snead practicing putting and tee shots. The two make putts, and it appears that Snead makes a hole in one.
Type
Image

Gamble Mansion and Confederate Museum

267753
Collection
Video
Video Details
05:06; color; sound; s. 1825, Box 2, Film 1; V-253
Description
This is a silent film showing the grounds and interior of the Gamble Mansion and Confederate Museum State Park. The film begins with young women dressed as "Southern Belles" welcoming visitors. A park ranger is shown at the entrance pointing to a sign. Scenes include images of the grounds, tourist...
Type
Image

Large Combo Reel

267783
Collection
Video
Video Details
34:59; color; silent; V-255
Description
This silent film consists of a variety of home movies. Scenes include parades featuring floats from the Leesburg Chamber of Commerce and Silver Springs, Shriner clowns with the Shriner clown car and an African-American marching band with majorettes. There are a number of family related scenes, inc...
Type
Image

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