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People
Juan Carvajal, St. James Parishioner
Listen to this interview  with Juan Carvajal at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando, November 6th, 2010, two weeks before the reopening of the Cathedral. Originally from Columbia, South America, Mr. Carvajal loves living in Orlando and says, "It ...
People
WWII Veteran Liston "Alex" Coomer Interview
Interview with WWII and Korean War Veteran Liston "Alex" Coomer at VFW 2093 in Orlando, FL, June 25th, 2010. Veteran Coomer flew with Captain Chuck Yeager, worked as a flight engineer on B-29's, B-50's, B-36's, C-124's, earned his million mile certificate...
People
Sister Nguyen, Sacristan at St. James Cathedral
Listen to the interview with Sister Nguyen, nun, at the "Sneak Preview" for the restored Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando, November 13th, 2010. Born in Vietnam, Sister Nguyen came to Orlando with the Incarnation of Consecration of Mission to work...
Places
Lifetime Jalousie
Arch Engineers of Orlando introduced aluminum Jalousies in the 1950's which they manufactured at their Orlando factory, Lifetime Building Specialties, located at 519 Brookhaven Dr. near Ivanhoe Boulevard. Residential builder, Jerry Kinsley of Kinsley Buil...
Events
Dedication UCF School of Performing Arts Music Complex
The dedication of the new UCF School of Performing Arts Music Complex took place on Sunday 21 November 2010. Members of the various performing arts groups performed at the event. Photos by Ashley Peters, graduate of the School of Music...
People
Yebrail K. Brennan, St. James Parishioner
Interview with Yebrail K. Brennan at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando November 6th, 2010, two weeks before the reopening of the Cathedral.  Mr. Brennan's earliest memory of Orlando is St. James Cathedral. On his first visit to the area...
Places
Orlando Utilities Commission Lake Ivanhoe Power Plant
Photos of construction of the Orlando Utilities Commission Lake Ivanhoe Power Plant built by Orlando builder Jerry Kinsley. Photos show the building of the underground water storage tanks for the steam power plant and the smoke stacks in the background. ...
People
"The Snow Man" by Lyle Shaffer
Original story by WWII Veteran Lyle Shaffer resident at the Orlando VA Medical Center and participant in the Hospitalized Veterans Writing Project. The Snow Man    Part I     Part II 
People
Valerie Hall, St. James Parishioner
Interview  with Valerie Hall at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando, November 6th, 2010. Born in Jacksonville, Florida Valerie Hall came to Orlando for a  great job opportunity and has been a member of St. James Cathedral for 12 years. She...
Places
Lovett's Food Store
Photo of construction of a two story law office in downtown Orlando by Kinsley Builders. Also, pictured is the Lovett's Food Store building across the street on Robinson Street which later became the George Stuart store in Orlando for many years.Photo...
People
WWII Veteran Jerry Kinsley and daughter Patricia
Photo of WWII Veteran Jerry Kinsley with daughter, Patricia, in Orlando, Florida. They are standing in front of a Buick he bought from a dealer on Oakridge Road. It was wartime so cars were not in production, but the government relased...
People
WWII Veteran Jack W. Cropp Interview
Interview   with WWII Veteran Jack W. Cropp at Delaney Street Baptist Church in Orlando, FL, May 30th, 2010, Memorial Day. Veteran Cropp served in the U.S. Army in WWII and the Korean War.  He was a Staff Sergeant. He shares his memories...