Orlando entrepreneurs

October 4, 2016
by: jtracy
I'm Paul Halyard and I was born in St. Petersburg, FL in 1935 and I moved to Orlando February 1, 1964. After completing the University of Florida I was living in Gainesville...
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September 9, 2016
by: jtracy
I'm Paul Halyard and I was born in St. Petersburg, FL in 1935 and I moved to Orlando February 1, 1964. After completing the University of Florida I was living in Gainesville...
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June 10, 2016
by: jtracy
My name is Pano John Camichos. I was born in Orlando on March 3, 1933. My name as it appears on the birth certificate is PANOYOTIS. However, I think because of the accents of...
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June 4, 2016
by: jtracy
"Lightning" Theodore Brown, the great cook of The Southland Restaurant, is pictured second from the right in this 1944 staff photo. The Southland Restaurant owned by Mr. John...
June 4, 2016
by: jtracy
Mr. John Camichos and his wife, Geneva Camichos, are pictured center with The Southland Restaurant waitresses in this 1944 photo. Listen as their son, Pano John Camichos,...
June 2, 2015
by: jtracy
A 1940's photo of Ruth Weinsier, who with her husband, Dr. Stanley Weinsier, managed The Florida Spa.  The health resort was started in the 1930's by Dr. S. C. Weinsier, a...
October 7, 2014
by: jtracy
Photo of Correct Craft boat factory in Titusville, Florida. The company started by W.C. and Marion Meloon in 1925 in Pine Castle, Florida opened a second plant in 1942 to...
July 22, 2014
by: jtracy
My name is Robert Buck.. I'm originally from New York and that's where I was when... in 1960 Martin Marietta hired me. I was a copy writer for an ad agency up there and they...
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July 16, 2014
by: jtracy
Robert Buck started Presentations South in Orlando, Florida with a factory at Sligh Boulevard. The company became the most prolific museum builder in the United States....
June 2, 2014
by: jtracy
My name is Don Dunn and I've lived in the Orlando area since 1961, but visited for the first time in 1947 in the springtime... there were six of us in a '38 Chevrolet that...
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