People
Oral History Interview with Realtor Pete Vogt
Pete Vogt is the owner of George A. Vogt, Inc. and the current Director of Orlando Regional Realtor Association, Inc. My name is Pete Vogt and I was born in Wauchula, Florida in 1944… My father was in the service and my grandparents and great grandp ... Read more
People
Neil Wittenstein Speaks at College Park Oral History Night
LISTEN Part III (18:43) [audio mp3="http://orlandomemory.info/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/CPOralHist3.mp3"][/audio] College Park Resident Neil Wittenstein My name is Neil Wittenstein and I was born on Rio Grande Street right across from Lake S ... Read more
Events
College Park Oral History Night with Kathy Anderson and Neil Wittenstein
College Park Oral History Night with special guest speakers Kathy Anderson and Neil Wittenstein. The College Park Historical Committee hosted their sixth College Park Oral History Night on September 28, 2015. The event was held at the College Park Com ... Read more
Places
Azalea Park - An Illustrated History
  This Orlando neighborhood was created from the remains of a private air field and was considered at the time to be the crowning achievement for developer Wellborn C. Phillips, Sr.Residents of the neighborhood have reserached and collected the ... Read more
People
Lynda Hope Swenk: a College Park Oral History
My family moved down here in 1949. We lived briefly on Canton Street. We rented a house that was knocked down for I-4. And while we lived there my parents built the house at 913 Silver Drive so we would visit very often. LISTEN (18:51) as College Park re ... Read more
Topics
Grand Avenue School Friends Joyce & Herkie
Joyce and I were friends throughout the elementary grades and on through middle school and high school and we are still best friends today... In this oral history interview at Grand Avenue Primary Learning Center, two Orlando natives, Hertieline (C ... Read more
Topics
The Halcyon Days of Orlando
I'm Dann Pottinger and I'm from Orlando, one of those rare creatures that spent all my life here... My career being in the banking business. I was the founder and president of First State Financial and also president later of Commercial State Bank...I ope ... Read more