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After the War
When Michael Monell and his wife came to Orlando in 1955, they bought their first house out in the country, what is today known as Fashion Square Mall area. Mike recalls asking his wife, "Don't you think it is too...
People
Erna Achenbach
Mrs. Achenbach was the founder and operator of one of the earliest and longest running pre-schools in central Florida, the Open Air School. She was interviewed by Eleanor Fisher on June 25, 1975 for the Friends of the Orlando Public Librarys's Oral...
People
Oral History Interview with Sister Mary Katherine Palisin, Director of Pastoral Ministry at Saint James Cathedral
Sister Mary Katherine Palisin, Sisters of Notre Dame nun and Director of Pastoral Ministry at St. James Cathedral in downtown Orlando, shares from her life of service experiences in our community in these three excerpts from an oral history interview...