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LAKELAND PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION, P100, @1890-1998

Series I, Activities, @1890's-1970's


Early Lakeland parade float

This series contains photographs documenting a wide range of activities, including a turn of the century citrus harvest, road and home construction, lawn bowling, festivals and parades, fire department training, fruit packing, phosphate mining, and story times at the Lakeland Public Library. Pictured above is an early Lakeland parade float.

The photographs are arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically within folders.

BOX

FOLDER

FOLDER TITLE

DATES

1

1

Citrus Harvest

@1900

  

2

Construction

@1960's-1970's

  

3

Festivals and Parades

1947, 1951, n.d.

  

4

Fire Department Training

1967, n.d.

  

5

First Air Mail Flight From Lakeland

1934

  

6

Fruit Packing Plant

@1900

  

7

Lakeland Airport Dedication

1960

 

7a

Lakeland Jitney Line

n.d.

  

8

Lawn Bowling

1948-67 scattered

  

9

Phosphate Mining

1963, 1973, n.d.

  

10

Railroad Construction: Lakeland to Frostproof

@1890's

  

11

Shuffleboard

n.d.

  

12

Spraying for Insects

n.d.

  

13

Storytime at the Lakeland Public Library

1931, 1938, n.d.

  

14

Street Sweeping

n.d.