|Year Range from||1967|
|Year Range to||1975|
|Collection||Optimist Club of Orlando Scrapbook|
|Title||Optimist Club of Orlando Scrapbook|
|Scope & Content||
This scrapbook documents the activities of the Optimist Club of Orlando. It focuses on the year from July 1967 to June 1968 when George Sorn was president of the club.
The scrapbook contains correspondence, photographs, newsletters, programs, and other documents concerning the organization of the club and its charitable activities. It includes a history of the club, lists of members and officers, and financial reports. The club's major fundraising event was selling Christmas trees, but it also sponsored events such as a harness race. It supported activities such as Edgewood Boys' Ranch, Half-Pint Football, Little League Baseball, and Oratorical Contest, Orlando Junior College scholarships, and the Hi Y Club at Boone High School. The photographs show many of these activities as well as the officers of the club.
|Condition Notes||Back and front cover of scrapbook are detached.|
|Dates of Creation||1967-1975|
Edgewood Boys' Ranch
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