California Classics: Homes by Wm Lyon: Huntington Series

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Title

California Classics: Homes by Wm Lyon: Huntington Series

Alternative Title

California Classics: Huntington Series

Subject

Housing--Florida

Description

William Lyons Home, Inc. is a California-based, residential home builder. William Lyons, a former U.S. Air Force pilot, founded the company in 1954, then called Luxury Homes. In 1968, William Lyons Home sent Hymen Lake, a Central Florida real estate developer, a brochure of his California Classic model homes. Lake is best known as the developer of Sky Lake, a residential community and unincorporated area in located approximately seven miles south of Downtown Orlando between Lancaster Road and Sand Lake Road. The community was developed in late 1950s and 1960s, and it became one of the first housing developments to be racially integrated. The brochure highlights four model homes from the Huntington Series and list numerous options available with each model.

Source

Original brochure: Pine Castle Historical Society, Pine Castle, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1968

Date Copyrighted

ca. 1968

Date Submitted

2.09 MB

Contributor

Lake, Harriett

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original brochure.

Is Part Of

Sky Lake Collection, Orange County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Is Referenced By

"Letter from William Lyons Homes, Inc. to Hymen Lake (May 24, 1968)." RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Medium

12-page brochure

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Huntington Beach, California

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Humanities Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by William Lyons Home, Inc.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by the William Lyons Home, Inc. and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Barnes, Mark

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

Pfeifer, Stuart. "William Lyons lays the foundation for future growth." The Los Angeles Times, March 2, 2014. http://articles.latimes.com/2014/mar/02/business/la-fi-stock-spotlight-william-lyon-20140227.

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12-page brochure

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