[Donald Bixler collection reel 7]

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Title card: "The Bixler's go to Florida, Hollywood-Miami, February 1956". Images of postcards advertising flights to Florida. 

Lynn and Nelle at Storyland, a kiddie park with a fairy tale and nursery rhyme theme ; shows Lynn at a petting zoo interacting with various animals, including a monkey who steals her hat ; monkeys on leashes and in costume perform at a tourist attraction. The Bixlers visit Africa USA ; footage of a Jeep safari (some blurry) and river cruise with many shots of zoo animals and lush foliage. Next is the Parrot Jungle and a crocodile show. Brief footage of homes along the water in Fort Lauderdale. The film ends with Lynn playing in the ocean, her "first experience with the Atlantic Ocean".
Amateur films ; Travelogues (Motion pictures) ; Tourism.
Donald Bixler
IUL Moving Image Archive
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
1 Film (0:00:00); 8mm
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003404599; Other: GR00429543; MDPI Barcode: 40000003404599

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