Palmetto Avenue and First Street in Sanford, 1882

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Title

Palmetto Avenue and First Street in Sanford, 1882

Alternative Title

Palmetto Ave. and 1st St. in Sanford

Subject

Sanford (Fla.)
Retail industry

Description

First Street between Palmetto Avenue and Magnolia Avenue in Sanford, Florida, in 1882. On the southeast corner of Palmetto and First is the town drug store, which also housed the post office. The two-story building to the south of the drug store is Hester & Sheppard's saloon. West of the drug store is the George A. Sawyer building. P. J. Parramore's livery stable can also been seen in the distance of the left-hand side of the photograph. An artesian well of sulphur water is photographed in the center of the Palmetto-First intersection. The backyard of the Sanford House Hotel is on the northwest corner of the intersection. Henry L. DeForest's general store is located northward across First Street. On First Street, west of DeForest's store, is Darady's saloon. The Stafford & Ellis hardware store and tinshop was located in the tall building across First Street. Rudoplh Muller's boardinghouse and barber shop is the wide house behind the large oak tree, with Louis Hoefer's bakery to the west.

Creator

Upton

Source

Original 11 inch x 8.5 inch photograph by Upton, 1882: Sanford Museum, Sanford, Florida.

Date Created

1882

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 11 inch x 8.5 inch photograph by Upton, 1882.

Is Part Of

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

Is Referenced By

"FORTY-FOUR YEARS AGO IN SANFORD: 'CITY OF SANFORD, Lake Monroe, Fla. 1882.'" Sanford Today Vol. 1, no. 8. September 4, 1926, page 2.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

99 KB

Medium

11 inch x 8.5 inch photograph

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Palm Avenue and First Street, Sanford, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Upton.

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

"FORTY-FOUR YEARS AGO IN SANFORD: 'CITY OF SANFORD, Lake Monroe, Fla. 1882.'" Sanford Today Vol. 1, no. 8. September 4, 1926, page 2.
Sanford Historical Society (Fla.). Sanford. Charleston, SC: Arcadia, 2003.

Transcript

Pho. by UPTON.

CITY OF SANFORD, Lake Monroe, Fla. 1892. No.............

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 black and white photograph

Physical Dimensions

11 inch x 8.5 inches

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