Presidential Visit to Palatka

267709
Collection
Video
Description
This film is silent footage of President Lyndon B. Johnson's visit to Palatka. The scenes show a crowd, including Governor and Mrs. Farris Bryant, waiting in the rain for his arrival. The footage continues with: the President's arrival by helicopter and car; President and Lady Bird Johnson on the d...
Video Details
02:35; B&W; silent; AA035; V-251
Type
Image

World's Fair Gators

267727
Collection
Video
Description
This silent flim features alligators in the Florida Pavillion at the New York World's Fair. Officers from the Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission show a small alligator to the crowd. Turtles are also shown sharing habitat with the alligators.
Video Details
01:16; B&W; silent; AA535; V-251
Type
Image

Tomoka State Park

267748
Collection
Video
Video Details
04:46; color; sound; s. 1825 Box 1, Film 4; V-253
Description
This film is a narrated tour of Tomoka State Park. The film begins with the history of the park. The narrator explains that the park, which overlooks the Halifax River, was the site of a Timucua Indian village called Nacorroco. The film shows various park amenities, including: picnic areas, playg...
Type
Image

Anastasia State Park

267751
Collection
Video
Video Details
03:38; color; sound; s. 1825, Box 1, Film 5; V-253
Description
This film is a narrated public service announcement for Anastasia State Park off of U.S. 1 (AIA) near St. Augustine. The film begins with a driving scene through the park, showing campers and camping amenities, such as a playground and concession stand. A park ranger is shown playing along with ch...
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

Summer Environmental Program

267758
Collection
Video
Video Details
04:36; color; sound; s. 1851; V-253
Description
The film shows students in two different educational camps hosted by the Florida Division of Forestry: Backwater River State Camp, and the Withlacoochee State Forest Camp. Scenes include students learning forest orientation, how to find food in Florida forests and singing around a campfire. Produce...
Type
Image

Gulfstream: Home of Champions

267771
Collection
Video
Video Details
15:00; B&W; sound; CA164; V-254
Description
This film, narrated by Bob Weaver, promotes the Gulfstream Park horse racing venue. The film highlights the operation of the Park, including the track; stables and clubhouse; training of the horses; filing entries for racing; and the management of racing stewards. Races featured in the footage inc...
Type
Image

Killer is a Softie

267774
Collection
Video
Video Details
06:27; color; sound; BA123; V-255
Description
This promotional film by the Miami Seaquarium tells the history of Hugo, a killer whale at the Seaquarium. It documents: his capture and journey to the Seaquarium; his training; his loneliness; and the additions of Luanna and Lolita, a dolphin and a female killer whale, respectively, to his tank. B...
Type
Image

Danes Visit Clermont 2

267780
Date
1967
Collection
Video
Video Details
05:44; color; silent; V-255
Description
This footage features female skiers with Danish, and "People to People," flags skiing at Cypress Gardens. The footage also includes: people playing in the water; sitting in what appears to be a theater or conference room; a table display on Denmark at the Cooper Memorial Library; a woman sewing Dan...
Type
Image

Newsreel 2nd Section

267786
Collection
Video
Video Details
20:04; B&W; silent; V-255
Description
Type
Image

Senator George Smathers Reports- US Capitol Building Restoration

253499
Date
ca. 1960s
Collection
Video
Description
Sen. George Smathers explains his opposition to funding the restoration of the west wing of the US Capitol building in Washington, D.C. He states that the Vietnam conflict demands top priority and recommends postponing the restoration project. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
Video Details
4:27; b&w; sound; V-181 AA291; M89-17

Florida State versus the University of Miami football game at Doak Campbell Stadium - Tallahassee, Florida

11212
Date
1997
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR12808

Florida State versus the University of Miami football game at Doak Campbell Stadium - Tallahassee, Florida

11214
Date
1997
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR12810

Florida State versus the University of Miami football game at Doak Campbell Stadium - Tallahassee, Florida

11215
Date
1997
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR12811

Florida State versus the University of Miami football game at Doak Campbell Stadium - Tallahassee, Florida

11219
Date
1997
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR12815

Florida State versus the University of Miami football game at Doak Campbell Stadium - Tallahassee, Florida

11220
Date
1997
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR12816

Under Florida Stars

267743
Collection
Video
Description
This film highlights the various camping opportunities around Florida. It focuses on the comfortable amenities at State Park campgrounds, as well as the historical and naturally beautiful locations for camping in Florida. Sites shown include: Fort Pickens; Fort Clinch; Florida Caverns; Stephen Foste...
Video Details
14:29; color; sound; S828; V-252

University of Florida Football Interviews

267763
Collection
Video
Description
This film opens with several takes of Tom Shannon, quarterback for the University of Florida Gators, following a scripted dialogue. Later, Shannon is interviewed by Otis Boggs, and discusses the upcoming season as well as the strength of the UF team. Otis Boggs also interviews Gator Coach, Ray Grave...
Video Details
09:33; B&W; sound; BA112; V-254

The Florida Everglades

181516
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

The Gulf Stream

181523
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Lighthouses of St. Augustine

181526
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Native Palms of Florida

181527
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Dangerous Fish of Florida Waters

181513
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Florida Trees, Flowers, Fruits

181519
Date
1938
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Prepared For Use in Public Schools By The Federal Writers' Project Of The Works Progress Administration, Jacksonville, Florida.
Type
text

St. Augustine Shrimp Fleet

181534
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

St. Joseph: Ghost City

181535
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Salt-Makers of the Confederacy

181536
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

The History of Citrus in Florida

181524
Date
1938
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Prepared For Use in Public Schools By The Federal Writers' Project Of The Works Progress Administration, Jacksonville, Florida.
Type
text

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