Gar Derby Launched

Dublin Core

Title

Gar Derby Launched

Alternative Title

Gar Derby Launched

Subject

Lake Apopka (Fla.)
Water quality--Florida
Fishing--Florida

Description

A photograph from The Orlando Sentinel, showing Florida Governor Claude R. Kirk, Jr. (1926-2011) purchasing the first 12 tickets for the Lake Apopka Gar Derby from Julian Roberts of Apopka. Also seen in the photograph are A. D. Smith, and Nathaniel Reed, who served as an aide to Governor Kirk. Denmark's Sporting Goods, located at 149 North Magnolia Avenue in Downtown Orlando, sponsored the derby.

Source

Photocopy of black and white newspaper photograph: "Gar Derby Launched." The Orlando Sentinel, June 4, 1967: binder 1967, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1967-06-04

Date Copyrighted

1967-06-04

Date Issued

1967-06-04

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of photocopied black and white newspaper photograph: "Gar Derby Launched." The Orlando Sentinel, June 4, 1967.

Is Part Of

Binder 1967, Friends of Lake Apopka Archives, Ginn Museum, Oakland Nature Preserve, Oakland, Florida.
Friends of Lake Apopka Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

285 KB

Medium

1 black and white newspaper photograph

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Lake Apopka, Florida
Denmark's Sporting Goods, Downtown Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by The Orlando Sentinel.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by The Orlando Sentinel and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

King, Joshua

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

"Learn About Your Watershed: Ocklawaha River Watershed." Florida's Water: Ours to Protect, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Accessed June 12, 2015. http://www.protectingourwater.org/watersheds/map/ocklawaha/.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 black and white newspaper photograph

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