Truck at Chase & Company Packing House in Sanford
Chase Packing House in Sanford
Chase and Company (Sanford, Fla.)
Chase & Company packing house in Sanford in 1936. CChase & Company was established in 1884 by brothers Sydney Octavius Chase and Joshua Coffin Chase. The company sold insurance and later invested in storage facilities and fertilizer sales. Chase & Company was known mainly for its agricultural interests and maintained a series of citrus groves throughout Central Florida. The company was based out of Sanford and became one of the city's largest employers into the early twentieth century.
Original 3 x 5 inch black and white photographs by A. Wieboldt, March 30, 1936: Chase Collection (MS 14), box 214, folder 8.18D, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.
Is Format Of
Digital reproduction of original 3 x 5 inch black and white photographs by A. Wieboldt, March 30, 1936.
Is Part Of
Chase Collection (MS 14), box 214, folder 8.18D, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.
Sanford Collection, Chase Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
Is Referenced By
Folder referenced in Chase Collection finding guide, http://web.uflib.ufl.edu/spec/pkyonge/chase.htm.
3 x 5 inch black and white photographs
Entire Chase Collection is comprised of four separate accessions from various donors, including Cecilia Johnson, the granddaughter of Joshua Coffin Chase and the children of Randall Chase.
The displayed collection items are housed at Special and Area Studies Collections at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Rights to these items belong to the said institution, and therefore inquiries about the items should be directed there. RICHES of Central Florida has obtained permission from Special and Area Studies Collections at the University of Florida to display these items for educational purposes only.
Special and Area Studies Collections, University of Florida
Digital Collections (UFDC), University of Florida
University of Florida, Special and Area Studies Collections
Hopkins, James T. Fifty Years of Citrus, the Florida Citrus Exchange: 1909-1959. Gainesville, Florida: University of Florida Press: 1960.
"Sydney Chase Sr. (1860-1941)." Florida Citrus Hall of Fame. Copyright 2012. http://floridacitrushalloffame.com/index.php/inductees/inductee-name/?ref_cID=89&bID=0&dd_asId=600.
Warner, S.C. "Development of Marketing Citrus Fruits in Florida." Florida State Horticultural Society vol. 36 (1923): 198-200.
Mar 30 1936
Mar 30 1936
Still Image Item Type Metadata
1 black and white photograph
3 x 5 inch