Orlando History Part 3: The Great Freeze of 1894-1895
This episode on the History of Orlando covers the years from 1875 through 1879 - Orlando Florida's Golden Age. Orlando Florida history at this time was marked by fires, freezes and fortunes made with the coming of the South Florida railroad. Acknowledgement The Orlando Guy acknowledges the exhaustive work of Joy Wallace Dickinson, Orlando historian and author of "Orlando City of Dreams", which served as the foundational research and blueprint for this episode.
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