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Jenny B. Reeder
Jenny B. Reeder Jenny B. Reeder of 935 Drew Avenue, Orlando. This interview was conducted on April 24, 1975 for the Friends of the Orange County Public Library's Oral History Committee. LISTEN 30:50 Part One [audio mp3="https://orlandomemory.info/wp-co...
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Henry A. Porter
Henry A. Porter Mr. Porter is one of the six Porter brothers who were born in Conway, grew up there, and made their homes in south Orlando.  Mr. Porter was 81 at the time of this interview.  He discusses the early...
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Dr. Duncan T. McEwan
Dr. Duncan T. McEwan Dr. Duncan T. McEwan was a prominent Orlando surgeon who was originally born in Cooperstown, New York in 1903. He moved to Orlando in 1928 after graduating from Cornell Medical School. Dr. McEwan also held the positions...
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W. G. "Bill" McBride
W.G. "Bill" McBride William G. "Bill" McBride (and wife) reminisce about the early years of radio in Orlando. This interview was conducted by Eleanor Fisher on May 1, 1976 for the Friends of the Orlando Public Library’s Oral History Committee. LISTEN ...
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Merle O. Kent
Merle O. Kent Merle O. Kent, local educator and cultivator of daylilies reminisces life in Longwood. Hatabel Hyer interviewed long time friend Merle Kent after Thanksgiving Day dinner.  They discuss moving to Longwood, living in the Longwood Historic Dist...
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P.W. "Bill" Kanecht
P.W. "Bill" Kanecht P.W. "Bill" Kanecht moved to Tillman, Florida from Oklahoma with his father to raise potatoes. This interview was conducted by Hatabel Hyer on Nov 12, 1974 for the Friends of the Orlando Public Library’s Oral History Committee. LISTEN...
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Dorothy Slemons Houghton
Dorothy Slemons Houghton Mrs. Dorothy Slemons Houghton born in Orlando in 1894, the spring before the Great Freeze of 1894-1895. This interview was conducted by Sandra Hinson on February 26, 1975 for the Friends of the Orlando Public Library's Oral History...
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James Delaney
James Delaney This recording was made in June of 1975 by Hatabel Hyer for her Pioneer Party Line.  It begins as a one-sided telephone conversation with the single remaining member of the Delaney family, who was also related to the Anderson...