All Person Memories

October 26, 2016
by: jtracy
Maury Carter, born in Ferrum, Virginia.  My dad was a farmer and a carpenter. We had a small farm, 100 acre farm in Virginia not far from Roanoke. And I grew up on a farm with cows and horses and chickens and all that kind of stuff....   VIEW Maury...
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October 13, 2016
by: jtracy
I'm Charles Talley Wells and I go by Charley with an "ey" and I was born on March the 4th, 1939 in what was then known as the Orange Memorial Hospital in Orlando. At the time my parents were living at 11 East Miller Street which is now part of the...
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September 24, 2016
by: jtracy
I'm Patrick Donovan Dean born here in Orlando General Hospital 28 September '39. I was born here, but during the war my folks moved to Lakeland. My father, Donovan Dean, was an architect, and became the base engineer for the military base in...
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September 21, 2016
by: jtracy
Holocaust survivor Eva Ritt speaking at The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida in Maitland, September 18, 2016. This is the ninth program in the year long Holocaust Center series entitled, I Remember: Reflections of...
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September 9, 2016
by: jtracy
Oral history interview with Orlando native Elizabeth Thornton Robinson, (Betty Robinson), at her home on Lake Conway, September 9, 2016.   VIEW A view of Lake Conway from the home of Betty and Jim Robinson My name is Betty Robinson, at least that's...
September 9, 2016
by: jtracy
I'm Paul Halyard and I was born in St. Petersburg, FL in 1935 and I moved to Orlando February 1, 1964. After completing the University of Florida I was living in Gainesville and working at Sperry Electronic Tube Department when a man down the street...
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August 22, 2016
by: jtracy
Holocaust survivor Sonja Marchesano speaking at The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida in Maitland, August 21, 2016. This is the eighth program in the year long Holocaust Center series entitled, I Remember: Reflections of...
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August 12, 2016
by: jtracy
My name is Robert Byrd and I was born in Orlando, actually at my grandmother's house on Cottage Hill Road which was a little rock road off of what we then called the Old Winter Garden Highway... It was just a little bit beyond what I think you now...
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August 12, 2016
by: jtracy
Christine Garland's interview with Lee Wheeler on June 22, 2016.
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August 3, 2016
by: wfrench
Letha Kate Palmer Luff, of Windermere, and Hatable Hyer reminisce about earlier days of Windermere in this segment of the Pioneer Party Line.  We are grateful for the Orange County Regional History Center’s making this recording available for...