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50th Anniversary: Dedication of UWF Wildlife Sanctuary

 Digital Record
Identifier: M2015-12, Video 0025


  • Digitized: 1969 November 16

Summary Note

Color film of the dedication of the University of West Florida Wildlife Sanctuary and nature trail by the Edward Ball Wildlife Foundation, November 16, 1969.  With views of the campus, natural trail, Thompson's Bayou, Edward Ball (in fedora), President Hal Crosby, members of the Board of the Edward Ball Wildlife Foundation, and Florida Supreme Court Justice P. K. Roberts.  With narration by Dr. Carl W. Buchheister, President Emeritus, National Audubon Society.  8 min.

Rights Statement Note

Photographs, images, and video or audio recordings may not be sold, marketed, or used for commercial applications without express permission from the University of West Florida. Researchers may use photographs and images from these collections provided credit is given to the University Archives and West Florida History Center, UWF Libraries, Pensacola.

Physical Description Note

Original 16mm film of 1969 was converted to videocassette around 2009 and its colors had muted.  The videocassette was converted to digital form in 2017, so color and quality is somewhat lacking.

Contributor Note

Contributor: Added by Dean DeBolt, 05 April 2017

Repository Details

Part of the UWF University Archives and West Florida History Center Repository

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