J. Powell Tucker and Waldron Sanderlin at the Dixie Village Post Office Dedication Ceremony

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Title

J. Powell Tucker and Waldron Sanderlin at the Dixie Village Post Office Dedication Ceremony

Alternative Title

Dixie Village Post Office Ceremony

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Post offices

Description

The dedication ceremony of the Dixie Village Post Office, located at 2860 Delaney Avenue in Orlando, Florida, on August 2, 1958. Many local dignitaries were present and spoke at the ceremony. The first photograph shows J. Powell Tucker, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Orlando, on the left. On the right is Commissioner Waldron Sanderlin (1925-2014), Orlando's longest-serving Commissioner. Commissioner Sanderlin also briefly served as pro tem mayor. Sanderlin is also pictured in the second and third photographs.

Source

Original black and white photographs, August 2, 1958: Private Collection of Texann Ivy Buck.

Date Created

1958-08-02

Contributor

Buck, Texann Ivy

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original black and white photographs, August 2, 1958.

Is Part Of

Orlando Collection, Orange County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Medium

3 black and white photographs

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Dixie Village Post Office, Downtown Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Texann Ivy Buck and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Contributing Project

Curator

Stoddard, James

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Texann Ivy Buck

External Reference

Inman, Jessica. "Wally Sanderlin: Commissioner served Orlando for decades." The Orlando Sentinel, December 1, 2014. http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/obituaries/os-obit-wally-sanderlin-20141201-story.html.
Freeman, Michael W. "Commissioner Stuart pays tribute to longest-serving council member." The Orlando Sentinel, December 15, 2014. http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/os-commissioner-stuart-pays-tribute-to-longestserving-council-member-20141215-story.html.

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