Edgar A. Richards – Undertaker and photographer
Mr. Richards came to central Florida from New Hampshire
In this 1975 recording Hatabel Hyer and Mary Alice Nickels discuss Mr. Richards four volume scrapbook set of newspaper clippings, and photocopies of photographs, deeds, and probate documents relating to the Civil War, death of Lillie R. Geer and various Orlando business advertisements from 1892-1893.
Note on case reads: “Four volumes in library.” (These are now a part of the collection at the History Center – Object ID 1986.067.0001)
We are grateful for the Orange County Regional History Center’s making this recording available for Orlando Memory.
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