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Winters, Elizabeth Allensworth

Overview
Works: 15 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 11 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Historical films  History  Personal narratives  Biography  Personal narratives‡vNew Zealand  Comedy films  War films  Nonfiction films 
Classifications: DP48.9, 946
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Allensworth Winters
The Final frontier by Open University FF11( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ponce DeLeon brought the first cows into what is now the United States on a voyage to Florida in 1521. Since that time, cattle have played an integral role in the state's heritage. In honor of Florida's 150th birthday, cattle men and women representing every county in the state drove almost 1000 cattle from Yeehaw Junction to Kissimmee. Travel along with the Cracker and Seminole cowhunters on this journey through the state's frontier history
Florida's Folk Festival( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1953, the Florida Folk Festival has celebrated our diverse cultural heritage with a display of music, dance, crafts and song. In honor of Florida's Sesquicentennial celebration, the 43rd annual Festival showcased the traditions passed from generation to generation. Visit White Springs to document one of the nation's premier folk festivals
Water to the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Most Tampa Bay area residents depend on the Floridan aquifer for water. However, the Southwest Florida Water Management District says over-pumping of the aquifer is causing severe environmental and property damage in Pasco and Hillsborough Counties. Residents in other areas of Florida worry that their water sources will one day also be in danger. Producer Elizabeth Winters examines how Tampa Bay area and state officials are working to solve this problem, and how this might impact water supplies around the state
In the footsteps of Newton.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Seven Hanover College students follow in Newton's footsteps from his early life on the farm at Woolsthorpe Manor, to his student days in Grantham and academic life in Cambridge, to his final years in London
The Price of freedom by Matthew Kelley( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Florida state and local governments spend over $2.5 billion annually to provide services for immigrants. Now, grass-root movements are proposing constitutional amendments to deny social service and education benefits to illegal immigrants
Where there's fire( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Florida experiences an average of 6,000 wildfires each year. But many fires in the state are set on purpose - and not by arsonists. Called "prescribed burns," these fires are set for environmental, agricultural and safety reasons. Producer Elizabeth Winters examines the use of prescribed burns, and why this practice is drawing heat as Florida's population increases
Tough trade offs( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

International trade is creating more jobs than any other economic sector in Florida. Yet many Floridians employed in the agriculture industry are suffering severe hardship as a result of competition from Mexico. Since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the number of commercial tomato farmers in Florida has fallen from 200 to fewer than 90. However, other industries see in Mexico a wealth of opportunity. Producer Elizabeth Winters examines the impact of free trade agreements on Florida's economy
The edge of extinction( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary school children chose the Florida panther as the state animal in 1982. But today, fewer than 50 panthers remain in the wild. To help save the panther from extinction, government agencies are working on three fronts: genetic restoration through breeding with Texas cougars, habitat preservation, and the reintroduction of panthers into their former range. Follow the panther recovery team as they encounter the controversies and challenge of bringing back an endangered species
Alarmed and dangerous( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Last year six murderers broke out of Glades Correctional Institution in Belle Glade. The escape focused attention on the many security problems plaguing Florida's older state prisons. In its 1995 session, the Legislature made conditions tougher for Florida's inmates by allowing prisons to become more crowded. Visit Glades Correctional Institution to see how Florida's prisons are holding up under the pressure created by these new laws
Drugs in Florida : drawing the battle lines( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illegal narcotics are increasingly bringing death to Florida. In 1998, at least three people in Florida died each day from cocaine-related causes. More than 200 residents died from heroine overdose last year and heroine use is on the rise, especially among Florida's youth. In response, the state's top leaders are Drawing the Battle Lines for a new assault on drugs. Join Florida Crossroads as we examine proposed state policies on drug issues, and "hit the streets" to gain a candid perspective on drug use, treatment, and interdiction
By the people( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every 20 years Florida citizens are given the opportunity to change the foundation on which all of the state's laws are based. In November 1998, nine proposed amendments to the Florida Constitution were placed on the ballot for voter consideration. Take an in-depth look at four of these proposed amendments. This edition of Florida Crossroads examines the amendments involving Florida's environment and natural resources, Cabinet restructuring, local government, and basic citizen rights. This is the first installment in a two-part special
War Stories Our Mothers Never Told Us by Jeremy Clarkson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Florida geared-up for W.W. II, thousands of soldiers and civilian employees descended upon Camp Blanding in Starke, Florida. Eventually, the largest army base in Florida grew to become the fourth largest city in the state. Relive the drama of the W.W. II era, as troops from around the nation gathered in North Florida before being deployed overseas. Visit with veterans who trained and worked at Camp Blanding as they retell their War Stories
Below the surface( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Florida's springs provide a piece of paradise for both tourists and residents. But in some bodies of water that paradise is being lost, as pollution works its way into Florida's surface water and aquifers. Florida Crossroads visits Wakulla Springs, one of the premier attractions in North Florida, and explores both the mysterious habitat above the Springs and the intricate cave system below. Learn how these delicate environments are threatened by the everyday living and working activities of Floridians
One long week( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During one long week last September, five children were murdered by their caretakers. Outrage over these deaths has intensified pressure to radically change the child protection system. Experience the decisions and situations faced by child protective investigators on a typical day as Florida Crossroads goes out on the job with a state investigator, then visits two pilot projects that take this responsibility out of the state's hand
Picking up the pieces by PBS Video( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Floods, tornadoes, fires and hurricanes have ravaged Florida and its people over the years. The victims of these storms must cope with very personal losses of family, friends and homes. Often, the stress of dealing with the storm's aftermath can trigger depression, fear and anger. It can even lead to domestic violence and suicide. Yet, the rebuilding effort has traditionally focused more on a victim's physical, rather then psychological, needs. Visit two communities hit hard by recent disasters to see how the emotional scars are healing
 
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