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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Winter Park

 
Clickable Map of Orange County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Orange County, FL (93) Brevard County, FL (164) Lake County, FL (26) Osceola County, FL (13) Polk County, FL (88) Seminole County, FL (104) Volusia County, FL (322)  OrangeCounty(93) Orange County (93)  BrevardCounty(164) Brevard County (164)  LakeCounty(26) Lake County (26)  OsceolaCounty(13) Osceola County (13)  PolkCounty(88) Polk County (88)  SeminoleCounty(104) Seminole County (104)  VolusiaCounty(322) Volusia County (322)
Winter Park, Florida and Vicinity
    Orange County (93)
    Brevard County (164)
    Lake County (26)
    Osceola County (13)
    Polk County (88)
    Seminole County (104)
    Volusia County (322)
 
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1Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — F-1075 — Albin Polasek Home and Studio
This property was the retirement home of internationally-renowned artist Albin Polasek from 1950 until his death in 1965. He is heralded as one of 20th century America’s foremost sculptors. Born in 1879 in Frenstat, Moravia (now Czech Republic), . . . — Map (db m156195) HM
2Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — Hamilton HoltRollins College
In recognition of the distinguished service rendered the city of Winter Park by Hamilton Holt and mark the tenth anniversary of his presidency of Rollins College the City Commission of Winter Park, on the occasion of the Rollins . . . — Map (db m156395) HM
3Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — Hon. Cornelius Amory PugsleyPugsley Hall — Rollins College —
This stone is from the foundation of the farm house near Peeksville, New York in which was born, 17 July, 1850 Hon. Cornelius Armory Pugsley Member of Congress, Trustee and Honorary Alumnus of Rollins College, founder of its Institute of . . . — Map (db m156394) HM
4Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — James RollinsKathleen W. Rollins Hall — Rollins College —
Boulder from the farm of James Rollins Who settled at Newington, New Hampshire in 1644 Rollins College is named after the family that he founded — Map (db m156396) HM
5Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — Knowles Memorial ChapelRollins College
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior Knowles Memorial Chapel 1932 — Map (db m156330) HM
6Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — Rollins College Fiftieth Anniversary
In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the first meeting of the charter faculty of Rollins College held on this site 2 November 1885 And in recognition of the contribution to the establishment of Rollins made by its members; . . . — Map (db m156320) HM
7Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — The Dinky StationRollins College
Site of “The Dinky” Station Originally The Orlando-Winter Park Railway Company 1889 -1967 Winter Park Historical Association 1986 Map (db m156253) HM
8Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — The Fiftieth AnniversaryRollins College
To commemorate The Fiftieth Anniversary of the decision reached 17 April 1885, by the General Congregational Association of Florida to establish in Winter Park Rollins College the first institution of higher education in . . . — Map (db m156221) HM
9Florida (Orange County), Winter Park — Ward House
Built in 1883 by The Reverend Charles W. Ward, This house was used in 1885–1886 by Rollins College as the first dormitory for women. In grateful appreciation of the training received by them at Rollins, this tablet is placed . . . — Map (db m156204) HM
 
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