Products of the Sea-Pearls

181532
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 Spanish in South Florida

181540
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

A Trip to Fort Caroline

181547
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

South Florida Butterflies

181538
Date
1941
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Hilliard and Bailey Lumber Company train - Hilliard, Florida

12449
Date
188-
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
PR14104

The Cardinal

181511
Date
1941
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

A Funny Bird Is ...

181521
Date
1940
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Prepared For Use in Public Schools By The Federal Writers' Project Of The Works Progress Administration, Jacksonville, Florida.
Type
text

The Old Plaza of St. Augustine

181529
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 Wood Ibis

181549
Date
1941
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Cypress: The Wood Eternal

181512
Date
1941
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Rep. Grover Robinson flashing a homemade sign - Tallahassee, Florida.

102668
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DND0052

Senator Ander Crenshaw speaks about a gum ball tax - Tallahassee, Florida.

102919
Date
1988
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DND0316

Representative Alzo Reddick votes no - Tallahassee, Florida.

103074
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DND0480

Representative Lars Hafner and Representative Tim Ireland - Tallahassee, Florida.

103075
Date
1989
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DND0480A

Representative Mike Langton gestures to pass the legislation - Tallahassee, Florida.

103187
Date
1990
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
DND0586

Yellow Jack

181551
Date
1941
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Fifty Years of Group Medicine In Tampa, Florida

181515
Date
1941
Collection
WPA Stories
Description
Compiled by workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Florida.
Type
text

Gasparilla

181522
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

Daytona Beach Footage

267699
Collection
Video
Description
This film opens with automobiles driving on Daytona Beach, then moves to the Daytona Speedway and footage of automobile racing, occasional shots of spectators, and pit stops. Near the end of the film, shots of boating, water skiing and golf, are randomly interjected into the footage.
Video Details
22:21; color; silent; CA210; V-250

World's Largest Sundae

232425
Date
August 8, 1963
Collection
Video
Description
Contestants in the Little Miss Universe contest voraciously devour the World's Largest Sundae floating atop a small raft in the pool of the Carillon Hotel in Miami Beach. In the process, they end up coating themselves in chocolate and digging into the dessert with their bare hands. When they have fi...
Video Details
0:44; B&W; silent; AA504

Wakulla Springs High Diving

296314
Date
1945
Collection
Video
Video Details
2:37; color; silent; V-257; BA437
Description
This film includes excellent color footage of expert high divers diving from the tower platform at Wakulla Springs. Men and women dive off springboards mounted to the tower, performing a variety of diving techniques, including forward, reverse and twisting somersaults. The divers then move to the hi...

Portrait of Bill Wade - Tallahassee, Florida

134464
Date
1980
Collection
Florida Photographic Collection
Image Number
MF0607

When You Need It Bad, We've Got It Good

232430
Date
1970s
Collection
Video
Description
Uses a lively jingle, stock footage of northern snow scenes, and quick cuts of everything you can find in Florida. This is the ultimate in packing every aspect of Florida into a single film. It begins with a sequence of old photos of famous visitors to Florida, then proceeds to take the genre to the...
Video Details
14:30; color; sound; CA016; V-80

Gov. Farris Bryant Press Conference

253178
Date
10-Apr-64
Collection
Video
Description
Gov. Bryant comments on the creation of a civil rights committee to assist in communication and "cooling down" racial tensions in St. Augustine following the outbreak of riots in that city. There are several in-camera edits. Produced by the Florida Development Commission.
Video Details
13:44; b&w; sound, V-235 CA297; S. 828

City With A New Look

252950
Date
1960
Collection
Video
Description
This film gives a look at Orlando in the days before Disney. Viewers see downtown, citrus groves, a cattle farm, the Central Florida Fair and aircraft at nearby air bases. Hotels, motels, apartments, residential areas, schools, churches, community buildings, civic club buildings and recreation (incl...
Video Details
19:50; color; sound; V-82 CA174; S. 828

Museum a Circus Built

253341
Date
1950s
Collection
Video
Description
This film shows the Italian Renaissance residence and museum in Sarasota , which were created by John and Mable Ringling. It shows many paintings and sculptures, as well as the restoration studio. Painting conservation is shown being done in full sunshine. See AA074, "Museum... Excerpt". Produced by...
Video Details
10:00; color; sound; V-94 BA005; S. 828

Florida Folk Festival Scenes

267704
Collection
Video
Description
This film contains footage of various performances at the Florida Folk Festival in the 1950s, including women singing and performing Israeli dance; waltzing; Caribbean style dancing; bird-calling; children dancing and choral singing.
Video Details
08:07; B&W; Sound; FLBA006; V-250

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