Dakin Family in Georgetown

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Title

Dakin Family in Georgetown

Alternative Title

Dakin Family

Subject

Dakin, Florence

Description

The Dakin family in Georgetown, Florida. The family consisted of George W. B. Dakin and Anna Marie Olcott Dakin, along with their children: Florence Dakin, Leonard Dakin, Paul Dakin, and Jesse Messmore Dakin. The Dakins owned Racimo Plantation, an orange grove along the St. Johns River, in 1887. Within the next decade, Leonard Dakin developed the Racimo Plantation with 5,000 orange trees, 40 laborers, and a packinghouse. The grove was destroyed by a freeze in 1895.

Source

Original black and white photograph: Private Collection of Bettye Reagan.

Date Created

ca. 1887-1895

Date Copyrighted

ca. 1887-1895

Contributor

Reagan, Bettye Jean Aulin

Has Version

"Dakin Family Picnic by Bettye Reagan." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/6943.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original black and white photograph.

Is Part Of

Oviedo Historical Society Collection, Oviedo Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

364 KB

Medium

1 black and white photograph

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Georgetown, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Bettye Reagan and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Bettye Reagan

External Reference

"Florence Dakin picnicking with her parents at the Racimo Plantation - Georgetown Region, Florida." Florida Memory. https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/27452.
"George Dakin and his son Leonard (in buggy) at the Racimo Plantation - Georgetown Region, Florida." Florida Memory. https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/27460.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 black and white photograph

Files

HH00152.jpg

Citation

“Dakin Family in Georgetown.” RICHES of Central Florida accessed November 29, 2021, https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka/items/show/6942.

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