[Donald Bixler collection reel 7]

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Date
1956
Summary
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".
Genre
Travelogue
Subject
Amateur films ; Travelogues (Motion pictures) ; Tourism.
Collection
Donald Bixler
Unit
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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