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ST. AUGUSTINE: THE OLDEST CITY

Video has not been digitized and is not available for online viewing.

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  • 1950s

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  • 14:15; color; sound; V-67 BA099; S. 828

Description

  • This film gives the history of St. Augustine in Kodachrome. Wonderful costumes are seen during the annual fiesta. The film shows the blessing of the shrimp fleet. Viewers see Lightner Museum, its doll collection and various churches. This film shows people frolicking in the surf, fishing and at a speedboat race. A man and woman lounge among dozens of alligators at an alligator farm. There are many scenes of streets and buildings. Produced by Leroy Crooks.

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