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Object ID 1995.028.0001-0002
Object Name Documents
Year Range from 1885.0
Year Range to 1928.0
Title Orlando Published Material
Scope & Content 1995.028.0001: Issue of "What's What: In Orlando and Orange County, Florida" from February 20, 1928, Volume 8 Issue 8. This magazine was a free weekly. Its main purpose was to keep people in Orlando and Orange County informed of events, performances, and meeting of civic organizations throughout Central Florida. There are also numerous advertisements for local businesses. Lastly, there is a bus route map of Orlando in the magazine's centerfold.

1995.028.0002: 16-page poem entitled "Orlando: A Poem" that was written by W. C. Yergin around 1885. The poem recounts various aspects of life in Orlando including various businesses and their respective owners.



Condition Fair
Condition Notes The newspaper is in very poor condition. Use extreme care when handling. Paper is brittle.
Dates of Creation 1885, 1927-1928
People Yergin, W. C.
Search Terms Buses
Central Florida Exposition
Central Florida Fair
Children
Daily Life
Downtown Orlando
Leisure
Literature
Local History
Newspapers
Orlando Morning Sentinel
Orlando Rapid Transit Company
Orlando, FL
Poems
Poetry
Transportation