Bee Line Mall, 1966
Bee Line Mall
Shopping malls--United States
An aerial photograph showing the Bee Line Mall and its surrounding areas in 1966. The photograph is annotated to show the surrounding roadways, Sky Lake, Oak Ridge, Candlelight Park, the Gold Key Inn, Piccadilly Restaurant, and Travelodge. Sky Lake is a residential community and unincorporated area in Orange County, Florida. It is located approximately seven miles south of Downtown Orlando between Lancaster Road and Sand Lake Road. The community was developed in late 1950s and 1960s by Hymen Lake. Houses originally sold in the range of $10,000 to $15,000. In the 1970s, Sky Lake became one of the first housing developments to be racially integrated. The community was originally proposed to include one thousand homes within the middle of the square mile block and a ring of commercial developments along the perimeter.
Original 8.5 x 11 inch black and white photograph, 1966: Pine Castle Historical Society, Pine Castle, Florida.
Is Format Of
Digital reproduction of original 8 x 10 inch black and white photograph, 1966.
Is Part Of
Sky Lake Collection, Orange County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
8 x 10 inch black and white photograph
Sky Lake, Florida
Bee Line Mall, Sky Lake, Florida
Oak Ridge, Sky Lake, Florida
Oak Ridge II, Sky Lake, Florida
Tracy, Jane. "Harriett and Hymen Lake .'" Orlando Memory, March 11, 2014, http://dc.ocls.info/memory/image/harriett-and-hymen-lake.
Still Image Item Type Metadata
1 black and white photograph
8 x 10 inches