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People
"There isn't a waterway in Florida that I haven't been on..."
Fran Abeel shares her happy memories of boating on the St. Johns River, the community of St. James Cathedral and the wonderful life her family has here in Orlando. She recalls her boys learning to ski on the lake at...
People
Almira Tyrrel Sawyer Obituary
The obituary of Mrs. Almira Sawyer was published in the Ellenville Journal on 12 September 1884. Obituary transcribed 27 October 2011. Mrs. Almira Sawyer, widow of the late Gideon Sawyer, who died a soldier in the Union Army, died at her...
Organizations
The Hildebrandt Family
Documents and photographs from the Hildebrandt Family file in the Genealogy Collection at the Orange County Library System..Photocopies of selected documents and selected original photographs found in the Hildebrandt Family file at the Orange County Library Sy...
Organizations
College of New Jersey 1851-1852
Catalogue of the Officers and Students of the College of New Jersey 1851-1852, Princeton, N.J. Printed by John T. Robinson 1852. "Presented to Albertson library by H. J. Br_____ell 1912" written on bottom front cover in hand of Charles L....
Organizations
Harrison Family of Loudon County, Tennessee
A collection of obituaries and articles about the Harrison family of Loudon County, Tennessee located in the Genealogy Collection at the Orange County Library System tell the story of a family of Doctors and patriots. It is not clear from...
Organizations
Seig - Sieg Family
Photographs of the Seig / Sieg family and Weidenkopf family found in the files in the Genealogy Collection at the Orange County Library System.Some of the photos are marked with "Harper's Weekly" but it is unclear why.A couple of...
Events
Gettysburg Reunion 1888
Newspaper clippings and personal account of the events found in the Genealogy Collection at the  Orange County Library System. Personal account is not signed. Pages 1-2         3-4 Newspaper articles from The World newspaper. June 30, 1888 Jul...
People
Charles L. Albertson
 The articles (Images and Documents) here provide a visual look at the world of  police Captain Charles L. Albertson when he worked for the New York Police Department in the early 1900s. His hand typed and hand written autobiography provides...
Places
St. James Roman Catholic Church
"A new, ecclesiastical look is given the downtown Orlando skyline with completion of St. James Roman Catholic Church."Illustration caption, Orlando Sentinel-Star, page 35, section 4, March 9, 1952.Newspaper article announcing a new era for St. James Roman Cath...
Places
A Short Tour of St. James Cathedral
A Short Tour of St. James Cathedral 1999 brochure, "A Short Tour of St. James Cathedral", with photos and a brief history of Saint James Catholic Cathedral in downtown Orlando.
Events
Grand Millennium Celebration
A celebration was hosted at Epcot on 2 October 1999 to recognize the people who created the Tapestry of Nations parade and Illuminations 2000: Reflections of Earth to celebrate the new millennium.Images are of an actual invitation and guest pass...
Organizations
French Family Photographs
Photographs of members of the French family.