Black-and-white photograph of the Old Winter Park Hotel taken in 1890, with guests standing on the porch and balcony. The hotel is located next to what is currently Taylor's Pharmacy. In 1900 the hotel was vacant and rundown. F.W. Shepherd opened a skating rink there in either 1904 or 1906, but it did not pay and soon was discontiuned. Maxon's drugstore and post office occupied the building next door, which is currently Taylor's Pharmacy (information was inscribed in ink on the back of the photograph. Photograph was a gift from Mrs. Bertrand C. Pike.
Old Winter Park Hotel (Winter Park, Fla.) -- Photographs.; Black-and-white photography -- Florida -- Winter Park -- Photographs.; Outdoor photography -- Florida -- Winter Park -- Photographs.; Hotels -- Winter Park (Fla.) -- Photographs.
Tourism -- Hotels
Winter Park (Fla.)
Number of Images
Side of Image
Front of Postcard
Archives and Special Collections
Tourism and Hotels
Size of Original Image
14 x 22 cm.
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Electronically reproduced by the Digital Services unit of the University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, 2005.
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"Old Winter Park Hotel." (1890). Images of Central Florida. 2365.