Eatonville in Orange County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Joe Clark’s Store
Joe Clark served as Mayor from 1900 to 1912 and was the Postmaster of the post office located in the store. From 1935 to 1980, the store building became the Green Lantern Night Club, and in 1980, it was converted to a grocery store. Currently, the building serves as the Fades to Fro Barber Shop.
Erected by The Town of Eatonville Community Redevelopment Agency.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1900.
Location. 28° 37.103′ N, 81° 23.028′ W. Marker is in Eatonville, Florida, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of East Kennedy Boulevard and Gabriel Street Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 E Kennedy Blvd, Maitland FL 32751, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Zora Neale Hurston (here, next to this marker); Club Eaton (here, next to this marker); Eatonville Fire Department (a few steps from this marker); Eatonville Police Department (a few steps from this marker); Eatonville Gateway (a few steps from this marker); Eatonville Town Hall (a few steps from this marker); Robert Hungerford Normal and Industrial School (a few steps from this marker); Hungerford School (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eatonville.
Also see . . . Descendant Writes Story of Eationville’s Founder. (Submitted on April 24, 2022, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 26, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2022, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 114 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 24, 2022, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.