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Are We There Yet? Railroads Boost the Economy


  • Date: Friday, October 11
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. (noon)1:00 p.m.
  • Location: Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E Central Blvd, Orlando, FL 32801 65 E Central Blvd Orlando Florida

 

About This Event

The arrival of the railroad in Central Florida created an economic boom in citrus, new arrivals, and winter visitors.

Join Museum Director Michael Perkins for the second in this four-part series, as he reviews the significant events in transportation history that shaped Central Florida.

These interesting lunchtime lectures last approximately 45 minutes, followed by a short question-and-answer period. Bring a lunch or let us order one for you by calling 407-836-7046 (order at least 24 hours in advance). Members free; non-members $5. With lunch: Members $8; non-members $13.

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