The Bell Hotel

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Title

The Bell Hotel

Alternative Title

Bell Hotel

Subject

Sanford (Fla.)
Hotels--Florida

Description

The Bell Hotel was located on Woodruff Block at East First Street and North Park Avenue in Sanford, Florida. Built in 1895, the hotel was known for Joe's Smokehouse and Silas Biggers' peanut wagon which sat out front. The Bell Café was owned by a Greek immigrant, Manuel Dandelake. The building was also popular for its billiard parlor and cigar shop. The structure was demolished in October 1964 and replaced by a parking lot.

Source

Original 7 x 5 inch black and white photograph: Vincent Collection, Sanford Museum, Sanford, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1917

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 7 x 5 inch black and white photograph.

Is Part Of

Vincent Collection, Sanford Museum, Sanford, Florida.
Sanford Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

124 KB

Medium

7 x 5 inch black and white photograph

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Bell Hotel, Sanford, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Geography Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by the Sanford Museum and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Hazen, Kendra
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"Vanished Sanford." The Sanford Herald. http://mysanfordherald.com/view/mobile_full_story/9324881/article-VANISHED-SANFORD.

Transcript

SMOKE?
DRINK?
SURE!

SMOKE HOUSE

YMCA
DIAMOND BALL
TONIGHT 730
by the Zoo FREE
E'SIDE FARMERS
PIGGLY WIGGLY

ORLANDO

BELL
HOTEL

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 black and white photograph

Physical Dimensions

7 x 5 inches

Locations

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