All Place Memories

October 11, 2016
by: wfrench
Soon to be the new home of the Orlando Ballet, the Loch Haven Community Center, located at 610 N. Lake Formosa Drive, was once the scene of teen activity for the Orlando crowd in the days before Disney came to town. The photos in this PDF were taken...
June 29, 2016
by: jtracy
Oral history interview with Reverend Gene Zimmerman and his wife, Emily Ann Zimmerman, as they share details of the friendship between Zora Neale Hurston and Emily Ann's mother, Mrs. H. A. Owen. Ms. Hurston and Mrs. Owen became friends in Eau Gallie...
March 14, 2016
by: fischer
This copy of "Las Memorias" -- the 1929 yearbook of Orlando Senior High School (sometimes referred to as Orlando High School) belonged to Elizabeth Stalder. Her children, Betty Jo Stockton and Bob Kieser, donated their father's and their mother's...
March 14, 2016
by: fischer
This copy of "Las Memorias" - the yearbook of Orlando Senior High School (sometimes just referred to as Orlando High School) belonged to Elizabeth Stalder. Her children, Betty Jo Stockton and Bob Kieser, donated their father and mother's high school...
March 13, 2016
by: fischer
This copy of "Las Memorias" - the yearbook of Orlando Senior High School, sometimes just referred to as Orlando High School, belonged to Robert J. Kieser. His children, Betty Jo Stockton and Bob Kieser, donated their father's and their mother's high...
March 13, 2016
by: fischer
This copy of "Las Memorias"-- the yearbook of Orlando Senior High School (sometimes just referred to as Orlando High School) belonged to Robert J. Kieser. His children, Betty Jo Stockton and Bob Kieser, donated their father's and their mother's high...
March 11, 2016
by: jtracy
Oral history interview with Mr. James C. Robinson at his home on Lake Conway,  March 11, 2016.   Attorney James C. Robinson  wrote the Laws of Florida Chapter 57-1643, House Bill No. 1626, to be known as "Lake Conway Water and Navigation Control...
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January 7, 2016
by: fischer
The November 18, 1989 edition of the Orlando Sentinel brought sadness to many Orlando residents who had frequented George Stuart Office Supply at Robinson and Magnolia since it opened in 1938. The Sentinel reported that the "51-year-old Orlando...
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December 26, 2015
by: fischer
The Enyart Field House at Rollins College in Winter Park is no more. It was totally remodeled, enlarged and renamed in 2001. The Rollins College archives describes the its history complete with photographs. Here is an excerpt: "During the late 1950s...
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December 14, 2015
by: fischer
On September 17, 1973 the City of Orlando dedicated Beardall Park in honor of Mayor William "Billy" Beardall. The program created for the dedication includes his photograph, an aerial view of the park, list of dignitaries a brief bio of Major...
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