Map of the Ossie Quarters

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Title

Map of the Ossie Quarters

Alternative Title

Ossie Quarters Map

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)

Description

A map of the Ossie Quarters, an area in the Parramore neighborhood of Downtown Orlando, Florida. The map was drawn in 2016 by Althea Hill, based on her memory of historic businesses and homes located in the neighborhood from 1951 through 1970. Ossie Quarters is located just north of Ossie Street, named in honor of Ossie Davis (1917-2005), a stage actor and civil rights activist.

Creator

Hill, Althea

Source

Original 8.5 x 11 inch hand-drawn color map by Althea Hill: Private Collection of Althea Hill.

Date Created

2016

Contributor

Hill, Althea

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 8.5 x 11 inch hand-drawn map.

Is Part Of

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

Format

application/pdf

Medium

8.5 x 11 inch hand-drawn color map

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Ossie Quarters, Holden-Parramore, Downtown Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Althea Hill.

Rights Holder

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

Contributing Project

Parramore History Harvest

Curator

Raffel, Sara

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Althea Hill

External Reference

Rajtar, Steve. A Guide to Historic Orlando. Charleston, SC: History Press, 2006.

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