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  • A Conversation with Stetson Kennedy

    Pioneering folklorist, social activist and writer Stetson Kennedy, of Jacksonville, Fla., discussed his long and wide-ranging career and explored the theme of "Building Democracy in America" in a lecture presented by the American Folklife Center as part of its Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture Series. The event was co-sponsored by Holland & Knight LLP. The program was introduced by Peggy Bulger, director of the American ...

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Stetson
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2005-05-24
  • Roosevelt's Rough Riders embarking for Santiago /

    Soldiers in Spanish-American War uniforms moving boxes towards a steamship on the dock.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Purcell Maurice Conway oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-13.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Conway, Purcell Maurice
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-13

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  • U.S. battleship "Indiana" /

    "Taken at the Dry Tortugas, and shows the most powerful fighting machine in the world to-day as she lies at anchor taking on coal. The decks are covered with marines and sailors. An immense barge lies along side, from which a large gang of negroes are hustling "King coal" into the battleship, on whose decks the coal passers run to and fro. The view ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Gwendolyn Annette Duncan oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-14.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Duncan, Gwendolyn Annette
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-14

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  • 9th Infantry boys' morning wash /

    "Imagine forty or fifty soldier boys each with a pail of water on the ground before him, sousing and spattering and scrubbing away for dear life. Soap and towels too. Every man jack of them looks as if he were enjoying the wash immensely, and also the novelty of having his picture taken. The big fellow in the center of the picture is laughing ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • U.S. cavalry supplies unloading at Tampa, Florida /

    "Here is a freight train of thirty cars loaded with baggage and ambulance supplies for the 9th U.S. Cavalry. In the foreground a score of troopers are pulling, lifting and hauling an ambulance from a flat car. It slides down the inclined planks with a sudden rush that makes the men "hustle" to keep it from falling off. Drill engine on the next track ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Blanket-tossing a new recruit /

    "Company F, 1st Ohio Volunteers, initiating a new man. Nineteen times he bounces in the blanket, and each toss is funnier than the last one. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Audrey Nell Hamilton and JoeAnn Anderson Ulmer oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-13.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hamilton, Audrey Nell - Ulmer, Joeann Anderson
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-13

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  • Soldiers washing dishes /

    Some men in military uniform, others in civilian clothes, bringing cups and cutlery to wash, tents and building in background. Actual washing not shown.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Transport "Whitney" leaving dock /

    From Edison films "war extra" catalog: This boat was the first one to leave for the South with troops. On board is a battalion of the 5th U.S. Infantry. She is a sidewheeler, and the churn of her wide paddles makes the white foam seethe and boil as she backs out of the dock. The constant seesaw of the walking beam on the upper ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Roosevelt's Rough Riders /

    From the Biograph picture catalogue: 27 feet. A charge full of cowboy enthusiasm by Troop "I," the famous regiment, at Tampa, before its departure for the front.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Military camp at Tampa, taken from train /

    From Edison films "war extra" catalog: A wide plain, dotted with tents, gleaming white in the bright sunshine. Soldiers moving about everywhere, at all sorts of duties. In the background looms up a big cigar factory; giving the prosaic touch to the picture needful to bring out in sharp contrast the patriotism with which the scene inspires us. The camera was on a rapidly ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Barbara Edna Vickers oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-13.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Vickers, Barbara Edna
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-13

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  • Robert Bagner Hayling oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Saint Augustine, Florida, 2011-09-14.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Hayling, Robert Bagner
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-14

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  • Gwendolyn Zoharah Simmons oral history interview conducted by Joseph Mosnier in Gainesville, Florida, 2011-09-14.

    • Contributor: Civil Rights History Project (U.S.) - Mosnier, Joseph - Simmons, Gwendolyn Zoharah
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011-09-14

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  • Cuban volunteers embarking /

    Men carrying rifles and bedrolls boarding ship via gangway.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Colored troops disembarking /

    "The steamer "Mascotte" has reached her dock at Port Tampa, and the 2d Battalion of Colored Infantry is going ashore. Tide is very high, and the gang plank is extra steep; and it is laughable to see the extreme caution displayed by the soldiers clambering down. The commanding officer struts on the wharf, urging them to hurry. Two boat stewards in glistening white duck ...

    • Contributor: Paley, William Daly - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • Trained cavalry horses /

    From Edison films catalog: Shows the wonderful intelligence of these Troop F, 6th U.S. Cavalry, horses. At a command they lie down promptly, and at another order scramble to their feet. 50 feet. $7.50.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
  • 10th U.S. Infantry, 2nd Battalion, leaving cars /

    "American infantry troops dressed in field uniforms of the Spanish-American War can be seen close to the foreground of the camera position. Three companies of men, in columns of fours, march by the camera. In the background are railroad passengers, indicating the film was photographed on a rail siding area." -- Early motion pictures : the Paper Print Collection in the Library of Congress.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1898
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    Crossing in Saint Augustine / Catalog Record Only

    "On the hot summer night of June 9, 1964, Andrew Young arrived in St. Augustine, Florida, under orders from Martin Luther King, Jr. to shut down local demonstrators who, he feared, could jeopardize passage of the Civil Rights Act. But less than one hour later, Young found himself the reluctant leader of a dangerous march through the streets of America's oldest city and toward ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    In her shoes / Catalog Record Only

    Free-wheeling irresponsible Maggie gets through her life thanks to her remarkable looks and her complete lack of scruples. She constantly goes to her straight-laced, plain-Jane successful lawyer sister Rose when she is in need of financial help. The two sisters have been very close to each other in part because their troubled mother died when they were girls. Maggie discovers hidden letters that reveal ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Rivers of North America Series Catalog Record Only

    Brings a unique perspective to the role great rivers have played in the early development and subsequent settlement of a region and a nation. Each river has its own unique story to tell, its own geology, geography, and history.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2001
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    American justice. Justice denied : trial and error / Catalog Record Only

    Reports on a man, James Richardson, a Florida farmer, who was falsely convicted of killing his seven children and sentenced to death.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    America's castles. Industrial barons / Catalog Record Only

    Coal magnate Edward Berwind's "Elms" in Newport, R.I.; industrialist John Deering's "Villa Vizcaya" in Miami; the Pabst Mansion in Milwaukee.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1996
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    Jewish cooking in America with Joan Nathan. Jewbano--Jewish Cuban cuisine / Catalog Record Only

    With the coming of the Second World War, Jews scattered all over the world including the unlikely haven of Havana, Cuba. With the rise of Castro, the Jewish Cuban or Juban population fled once again, this time to Miami, Florida. In this episode, Joan Nathan focuses on the Jewish Cuban culture in Florida, attending a wedding at the Cuban Synagogue and tasting a potpourri ...

    • Contributor: Nathan, Joan - Pinsky, Charles L. - Potthast, John T. - Statman, Andy - Raichlen, Steven - Maryland Public Television - Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) - Nathan (Joan) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1999
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    America's castles. Winter castles / Catalog Record Only

    Winter castles are toured, including oil tycoon Henry Flagler's Whitehall, Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago (formerly owned by Marjorie Merriweather Post), and former circus promoter John Ringling's Ca'd'Zan.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1996
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    Wide wide world. Portrait of an American winter / Catalog Record Only

    Episode title taken from NBC program analysis files, program file [MI]. Music composed and conducted by David Broekman. Host: Dave Garroway. Appearing: Helen Hayes, Mary Pickford, Buddy Rogers, Tennessee Williams. NBC inventory box no. 992, 223, 1190, 1191 and 1206. Operation no. 56-202. Reference sources used: NBC program analysis files, program file [MI]; Einstein's Special edition ... 1955-1979, p. 719. Received: 1956; ref print; ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1956
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    TV on trial / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Community Television Foundation of South Florida, Inc. Associate producer, Karin Dorsett ; editor, Girish Bhargava. Host: Richard Reeves. This program was made possible by a grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Variety, 5/31/78. Reference sources used: Variety, 5/31/78; Rochester democrat and chronicle, 6/2/78. Received: 7/27/84; viewing copy; copyright deposit--407; Copyright Collection. Viewed for credits only.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 1978