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College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Lake Concord and Lake Adair Historic House Tour, December, 1993
College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Lake Concord and Lake Adair Historic House Tour, December 5, 1993. Historic Homes #3 - 1993 Lake Concord and Lake Adair House Tour Addresses 1. 800 Edgewater Drive 2. 918 Alameda ... Read more
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College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Lake Concord's Southwest Shore Historic House Tour, December, 1994
College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Lake Concord's Southwest Shore Historic House Tour, December 4, 1994. College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Lake Concord's Southwest Shore Historic House Tour, 1994 ... Read more
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College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Ivanhoe Area Historic House Tour, 1995
College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Ivanhoe Area Historic House Tour, December 3, 1995. College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee’s Ivanhoe Area Historic House Tour, 1995 Ivanhoe Area House Tour Addresse ... Read more
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College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee's Ivanhoe Historic House Tour, 1992
College Park Neighborhood Association Historical Committee's Ivanhoe Historic House Tour, December 6, 1992. Historic Homes #2 - 1992 Ivanhoe House Tour Addresses 1. 2015 Edgewater Drive 2. 1327 Eastin Avenue 3. 1318 Eastin Avenue 4. 539 ... Read more
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College Park Neighborhood Association Dubsdread Area Historic House Tour, 1991
Historic Homes #1 -1991The College Park Neighborhood Association Dubsdread Area Historic House Tour, November 3, 1991. Dubsdread Area House Tour Addresses 1. 3312 Eagle Boulevard 2. 3001 Eagle Boulevard 3. 510 W. Par Street 4. 3206 North Gr ... Read more
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Oral History Interview with Robert Kahn
My name is Robert Kahn, I was born in Orlando at Orange General Hospital, July 23, 1945... I grew up in Orlando. My family's first home was a garage apartment on Palmer Avenue. They didn't have numbers back in the day and that first home that they bought ... Read more
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City Leaders Bring a Holiday Welcome to All!
For many growing up in Orlando, the lighting of the Merry Christmas sign overlooking Lake Ivanhoe marked the beginning of the holiday season.  Pictured clockwise from top left are District 4 Commissioner Patty Sheehan, District 6 Commissioner Samu ... Read more
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Fishing on Lake Adair
ABOVE IMAGE: Eddie Martin, age 6, with the fish he caught at Lake Adair, circa 1952. Eddie's grandparents, Joseph and Bertie Carrie Martin, moved to College Park in 1915. Grandpa and his free range chickens. College Park circa 1940s.   ... Read more
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Grandpa's House
ABOVE: My granddad's house on Ellwood Street in College Park., Joseph G. Martin (1865-1953). Photo from College Park resident Bertie Hunt. The house was built in 1913-14. My Grand Mom, Bertie Carrie Lee Martin, was the postmistress in Lake Mary. They ... Read more
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College Park Oral History Night with the Stuart Family
ABOVE: Charlie Stuart who grew up on Gerda Terrace in College Park speaks at the College Park Oral History Night with the Stuart Family at Infusion Tea, August 26, 2013. ABOVE: Front page excerpt of Urban Renewal: A Way to Keep Orlando The City Beautif ... Read more
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The Open Air School
The life story of education pioneer Erna Wentzler Achenbach and the legacy of The Open Air School, as told by her daughter Irma Scudder Achenbach. The Open Air School was the first private school in Orlando. My mother said that she had to go aroun ... Read more
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Pals and Gals by Miss Joan Cayce
Peek into the life of Orlando's It Girl with a look at Joan Cayce's "pasteup book", circa 1950s. The parties, invites, photos and newsy clippings tell the story of an Orlando debutante enjoying the good life! Edgewater High School football games, fe ... Read more