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Object ID 2003.097.0002
Object Name Documents
Year Range from 1874.0
Year Range to 1960.0
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.
Condition Good
Dates of Creation 1874-1883, 1959-1960
People Lewton, Frederick Lewis
Shepherd, Alpheus M.
Search Terms Altamonte Chapel
Altamonte Springs, FL
Baseball
Biography
Churches
Death
Diary
Dogs
Hunting
Local History
Poems
Poetry
Religion
Sports
Containers Alpheus M. Shepherd Diary
Local History Booklets