A newspaper article about the building permits awarded in Sanford, Florida, in 1926. By November of that year, the annual building total was about $80,000 short of the figure for 1925, which was a record year for construction in Sanford. The first 10 months of 1926 showed a sum of $1,602,689, whereas as the sum for the first 10 months of 1925 was $1,393,607. Fifty building permits were issued for the month of November in 1926, with over four-fifths designated for improvements, costing an estimated $2,000 or less. There were several large permits issued for the construction of: the Colonial Company's warehouse, which would cost $15,000; the Sanford-Oviedo Truck Growers' warehouse, costing $6,500; and 38 small swellings in Lockhart's First and Second Subdivisions, expected to cost $22,800. The Sanford-Oviedo Truck Growers was also one of the first vendors to lease a stall at the first Sanford State Farmers' Market when it first opened in 1934.
A weekly newspaper published for the residents of Sanford. The newspaper contains advertisements for local businesses including department stores, grocery stores, banks, salons, etc., as well as information on civic and county meetings. It features local and world-wide news. This particular weekly is the Christmas edition.
Sanford-Seminole Magazine Company
Digital reproduction of original newspaper: Sanford Today, Vol. 01, No. 20, November 27, 1926. Tag number DP0008890. Central Florida Memory. http://digital.library.ucf.edu/cdm/ref/collection/CFM/id/121209.
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Digital reproduction of original newspaper article: "Building Comparisons." Sanford Today, Vol. 01, No. 20, November 27, 1926.
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Sanford Museum, Sanford, Florida.
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Sanford Today, Vol. 01, No. 20, November 27, 1926, page 19.
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Originally published by Sanford Today.
Sanford Today, Vol. 01, No. 20, November 27, 1926. Tag number DP0008890. Central Florida Memory. http://digital.library.ucf.edu/cdm/ref/collection/CFM/id/121209.
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