Skyview Plaza

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Title

Skyview Plaza

Alternative Title

Skyview Plaza

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Retail industry

Description

The Skyview Plaza while under construction, around 1970. Located at 7801 Orange Blossom Trail in Sky Lake, the plaza can be seen in the lower left hand corner of the picture. Hymen Lake designed the plaza as regional shopping center, featuring a Publix supermarket and other mixed-goods stores. Skyview Plaza was contructed in 1964 and is located on the northeast corner of U.S. Route 441 (US 441), also known as Orange Blossom Trail (OBT) and Sand Lake Road. The devlopers dubbed this area the "Triangle of Success," formed by the City of Orlando, the Martin Company, and McCoy Air Force Base.

Creator

Zelones, Leep

Source

Original 8 x 10 inch black and white photograph by Leep Zelones: Pine Castle Historical Society, Pine Castle, Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1962-1965

Date Copyrighted

ca. 1962-1965

Date Submitted

227 KB

Contributor

Lake, Harriett

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 8 x 10 inch black and white photograph by Leep Zelones.

Is Part Of

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

Format

image/jpg

Medium

1 black and white photograph

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Skyview Plaza, Sky Lake, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Leep Zelones.

Rights Holder

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

Curator

Barnes, Mark

Digital Collection

Source Repository

External Reference

Tracy, Jane. "Harriett and Hymen Lake .'" Orlando Memory, March 11, 2014, http://dc.ocls.info/memory/image/harriett-and-hymen-lake.
Palmer, Jottie. "Big Shopping Mall Planned." The Orlando Sentinel. March 31, 1966.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 black and white photograph

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