|Year Range from||1874|
|Year Range to||1960|
|Collection||Shepherd Family Collection|
|Title||Shepherd Family Collection|
|Scope & Content||
The accretion to the Shepherd Family Collection includes handwritten diary of Alpheus M. Shepherd of Altamonte Springs, Florida from 1874-1883. The diary includes his account of his trip from West Virgina to Florida, hunting trips, death of his dogs, poems, baseball games he played in, and daily happenings around the community.
Also included in this collection are two history booklets. The first is an autobiography of Frederick Lewis Lawton written in 1959. The second one, is written to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Altamonte Chapel in Altamonte Springs in 1960.
|Dates of Creation||1874-1883, 1959-1960|
Lewton, Frederick Lewis
Shepherd, Alpheus M.
Altamonte Springs, FL
Alpheus M. Shepherd Diary
Local History Booklets