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July 24, 2017
by: jtracy
Well, I've grown with Orlando. When I came here I came about the same time Martin came, now Lockheed Martin. I knew of the Martin Company because of being in the Washington area. They're over in Baltimore and so, they discovered Orlando about the...
June 25, 2017
by: jtracy
Blue Tip Brand, West Orange Citrus Growers Orange Crate Label from the Jerry Chicone, Jr. citrus label collection currently on display at the Orlando Public Library through the summer 2017. Listen as Jerry Chicone, Jr. describes how he got started...
June 25, 2017
by: jtracy
Justice Brand, Vero Indian River Producers Association citrus crate label from the Jerry Chicone, Jr. citrus label collection currently on display at the Orlando Public Library through the summer 2017. Listen as Jerry Chicone, Jr. describes how he...
June 25, 2017
by: jtracy
Florida Cowboy, Kissimmee Citrus Growers Orange Crate Label from the Jerry Chicone, Jr. citrus label collection currently on display at the Orlando Public Library through the summer 2017. Listen as Jerry Chicone, Jr. describes how he got started...
June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
Mable Dillard, born in Winter Garden in 1891. Dillard Street in Winter Garden is named after her father, J. L. Dillard, who owned a home and property in the area of what is now downtown Winter Garden. Listen as her son, Larry Grimes, describes a...
June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
Jerry Chicone is pictured center and Larry Grimes is third from the left in this photo of Mrs. Bigger's kindergarten class in Winter Garden, 1951. Mrs. Bigger and her husband owned the kindergarten and the theater in Winter Garden. Listen as Larry...
June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
Mrs. Cora Johnson holding Larry Grimes of Winter Garden, Florida, circa 1940. Listen as Mr. Grimes recalls his wonderful caretaker in this excerpt from an oral history interview with Larry Grimes at the Orlando Public Library on February 20, 2017....
June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
Allen Mason Grimes pictured on the far left and his three brothers who were dirt farmers, all born in the 1850's - 1860's. Listen as his grandson, Larry Grimes, describes growing up in Winter Garden in this excerpt from an oral history interview...
June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
Larry Grimes is pictured to the far left in this 1951 photo of the local Lakeview High School FFA Quartet from Winter Garden, Florida. The quartet won first place in the state of Florida in 1951. The photo was taken in Ocala. Pictured from left to...
June 10, 2017
by: jtracy
The Dillard family in horse carriages in the Dillard family groves. J. L. Dillard and his wife are pictured on the far right. Bob Waterman and Gladys Dillard Waterman are pictured in the carriage on the left. Mr. Dillard was born in Virginia in 1858...