Historical Data of the Board of the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, 1953
Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District Historical Data, 1953
Seminole County (Fla.)
Historical Data report of the Board of Supervisors of the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District for 1953. The organization began in 1948 with a goal to assist in agricultural interests. Over the years, the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District began to also concentrate on the development and management of recreational enterprises. Their interests also entailed inventory and evaluations for land uses and solving issues concerning soil and water resources. The Historical Data report from 1953 contains historical data about the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District. The two page document lists names of the first Board of Supervisors (Commissioners) such as R.F.Cooper, C.A. Wales, T.L. Lingo, R. T. Milwee, Tom McCalin, Jr., and C.R. Dawson. The current Board members are listed as Homer L. Osborne, C.A. Wales, E.J. Cameron, R.T. Milwee, and George C. Harden. The First Cooperator is listed as Forest Lake Academy in Forest City.
Osborne, Homer L.
Original 2-page typewritten report by the Board of Supervisors of the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District,1953: Folder SSWCD Statistical and Historical Information, 1948-1977, Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, Sanford, Florida.
Osborne, Homer L.
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Digital reproduction of original 2-page typewritten report by the Board of Supervisors of the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, 1953.
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Folder SSWCD Statistical and Historical Information, 1948-1977, Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District, Sanford, Florida.
Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District Collection, Seminole County Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.
2-page typewritten report
Seminole County, Florida
Originally created by the Seminole Soil and Water Conservation District and Homer L. Osborne.
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