|Year Range from||1892|
|Year Range to||1988|
|Collection||Grace Chewning Collection|
|Title||Grace Chewning Collection|
|Scope & Content||
This accretion of the Grace Chewning Collection includes materials relating to Orlando, FL government, businesses, and people. The collection is divided into three series:
Series I, Government and Politics (1915-1992): Most of the materials focus on the city of Orlando including correspondence, new sewage facility documents, and other agencies (Mayor's office, City Council/Commission, City Clerk's office, various appointed officials, administrative support, non-government agencies.
Series II, Business (1892-1990): contain materials pertaining to various businesses in the area, including banking, The First, F. A., food industry, Orlando Food Palace, and railways (Associated Railway Land Development of Florida).
Series III, People (1929-1934, 1980): Carl Langford election poster mock-up and A. D. Symonds and Sons and Symonds Fruit Company papers. Also includes the A.D.S. citrus label.
|Dates of Creation||1892-1988, bulk 1951-1980|
Baker, John Alden
Branch, W. S., Jr.
Duke, James K.
Giles, James L.
Gillespie, Wylie W.
Hyer, R. L.
Laney, Marion G.
Langford, Carl T.
Reynolds, W. H.
Sims, W. T.
Symonds, A. D.
Symonds, Henry S.
Van Duyne, Giles
Walker, Dillon K.
A. D. Symonds and Sons
Associated Railway Land Department of Florida
City of Orlando Government
Orange County, FL
Orlando Food Palace
Symonds Fruit Company
The First, F. A.
Mayor James L. Giles Correspondence
Orlando Sanitary Sewer Improvement Bids
Orlando City Commissioners Correspondence
City of Orlando Survey of Administrative Procedures City Clerk's Office Report
Proposed Salaries for Appointed Officials Ephemera
City of Orlando Blank Certificates
The First, F. A. Annual Reports
The First, F. A. Grand Opening Ephemera
Orlando Food Palace Prints
1892 Section Map of Orange County, Florida
Carl Langford Retirement Party Poster
Symonds Fruit Company Papers
"The City Beautiful: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow" Orlando Promotional Booklet