Slavia settlers pose in front of Mikler barn with what is likely to be one of the first powered tractors used in the community, shown (left to right): 1. Joe B. Mikler, 2. Joseph Mikler, Sr., 3. Adam Klimek, 4. Andrew Mikler, 5. Andrew Sobek, 6. Andrew Scerba, 7. Adam Scerba, 8 and 9 unidentified. Men are dressed as though they had just been to Sunday worship in the wood church and were enjoying a neighborly gathering to celebrate the acquisition of the new tractor at the Mikler farm.; Snapshot (Courtesy: Gertrude Lukas) scanned at SLLS, 2001 for the church's 90th anniversary display. Image also appeared in Like a Mustard Seed: Like a Mustard Seed: The Slavia Settlement (1982).
Slavia (Fla.) -- History
Mikler, Joe B.; Mikler, Joseph Sr.; Klimek, Adam; Mikler, Andrew; Sobek, Andrew; Scerba, Andrew; Scerba, Adam
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St. Luke's Lutheran Church and School; DSpace at St. Luke's
Slavia Colony Images
People; Places; Social Life
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"Tractor power at Mikler Barn, c. 1920s, Original" (1920). Images of Central Florida. 3540.