Engineering at the University of Florida (Production number 49)


Material Information

Engineering at the University of Florida (Production number 49)
Physical Description:
Mixed Material
University of Florida
University of Florida
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Subjects / Keywords:
University of Florida.   ( lcsh )
Engineering, College of
Engineer's Fair
Spatial Coverage:
North America -- United States of America -- Florida


The film shows a lot of the equipment and activity which takes place at the Engineers' Fair in 1966.
Contents 0:00 Blank 0:15 Men shown by equipment 0:20 One man seen alone by a board Equipment is shown and one man works with it. 0:45 A recording device shown making lines on a paper 1:15 Some sort of cylinder with a lens which rotates 1:30 TV screen 1:50 A man operates some type of equipment 1:55 Two men seated in an office. One holds a trophy. 2:15 A woman operates an IBM computer. 3:15 Computer operator prints out banner that reads "Engineer's Fair" with design motifs at the top and bottom 5:00 Close up of computers shown 5:20 More equipment shots 5:50 A man is seen at some machinery which has small screens 6:30 An announcement appears on a screen - "Engineer's Fair March 11, 12, 13" 6:45 A man writes on some paper 7:00 A lens near the ceiling is shown 7:05 A TV screen and then a hand shown writing something are shown 7:15 Lecture with a man in a classroom with students Four TV screens are shown at the back - in all probability part of the Genesys project A man is seated in front of the screens and a close up of one of them is then shown 7:40 Mesh screening around a cylinder shape is shown 7:50 A man by some equipment with a large dial is shown 8:05 The mesh screening and cylinder is shown again and then things begin to crumble off the cylinder 8:35 A man in a lab coat sits on a large raft like platform outside. Several other men push the platform and let go and the platform moves forward by itself. Buildings can be seen in the background. The platform appears to levitate. 9:30 Propeller 9:50 Film ends
General Note:
Production number 49: Production title: Engineering at the University of Florida: Production date: 1966: There is no production information available: Derived from 16 mm film: Black and white / no sound / Total running time: 00:09:50 minutes

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida Archives
Rights Management:
All rights reserved, Board of Trustees of the University of Florida
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