University of Florida Fighting Gator Band half time shows  (Production number 21)

Material Information

University of Florida Fighting Gator Band half time shows (Production number 21)
University of Florida
Place of Publication:
Gainesville, FL
University of Florida
Publication Date:


Subjects / Keywords:
University of Florida.
Gator Marching Band
Spatial Coverage:
North America -- United States of America -- Florida


The film consists of a series of University of Florida band half time shows in Florida Field and other football stadiums. Some of the film footage is in black and white. Contents 0:00 The UF band is on the football field and different formations as an anchor are made. 1:45 An earlier film in black and white (at night) shows the band. Some dancers in Mexican costumes do a routine. 4:00 A poster appears with the words "Kentucky vs. Florida", "photography by Ralph Sneeringer". The band, baton twirlers, and card section are shown. The band members form the word "Dixie" on the football field. 10:00 A football program - "Georgia vs Fl., November 6, 1954, price 35 cents". The band and dancers are shown. In each end zone are the words "Gator Bowl". 12:25 Poster with the title "Tennessee Florida Homecoming". (Either Tennessee's homecoming on Nov. 13, 1954 or University of Florida's on November 12, 1955). The band, band conductor, and majorettes are shown. 15:35 Another band show with two bands on the field at first. A sign states "Florida in Miami" (Nov. 18, 1953?) and "photography Ralph Sneeringer". The card section forms words as "Miami" and "Gator Band". The band marches off the field. 18:15 Film ends. ( English )
General Note:
Production number 21: Production title: Fighting Gator Band half time shows: Production date: ca. 1954: There is no production information other than the name of the photographer, Ralph Sneeringer: Derived from 16 mm film: Color /black and white/ no sound / Total running time: 00:18:15

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Holding Location:
University of Florida Archives
Rights Management:
Copyright Board of Trustees of the University of Florida


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