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Object ID 1998.051.0001
Object Name Scrapbook
Year Range from 1931
Year Range to 1959
Collection Orval A. Stringer Scrapbook
Title Orlando Post Office Scrapbook
Scope & Content Scrapbook complied by Orval A. Stringer about the history of the Orlando Post Office. There are also clippings of Eldon H. Gore's "How Time Flies" column about various aspects of Orlando's history.

There is a folder of loose items that includes newspaper clippings of then and now photos of buildings in downtown Orlando (1954), correspondence with Eula Stringer's parents (1944-1945), congratulatory cards and certificates on Orval Stringer's retirement from post office, and dedication program for Post Office garage and Dixie Village branch.

Condition Fair
Dates of Creation 1931-1959
People Beggs, James Dunbar
Bryant, Lucius A.
Gore, Eldon H.
O'Neal, William Russell
Smith, G. Max
Stringer, Eula
Stringer, Orval A.
Summerfield, Arthur E.
Search Terms Correspondence
Employment
Hurricanes
Lake Fern
Local History
Orlando, FL
People
Population Growth
Post Office
Postal Service
Residents
Retirement
Scrapbooks
United States Postal Service
Washington Shores