Legendary Locals of Lake County, Florida

Legendary Locals of Lake County, Florida

by Doris Bloodsworth, Connie Fleetwood


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467100250
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 01/21/2013
Series: Legendary Locals Series
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,262,694
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Author-sisters Doris Bloodsworth and Connie Fleetwood worked closely with historical societies around the county to select rich images and compelling stories so that Legendary Locals of Lake County could pay tribute to the famous and their achievements, in addition to the selfless, unsung heroes whose hard work, vision, and values make Lake County an unforgettable paradise.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 6

Introduction 7

Chapter 1 North Lake County: Leesburg, Fruitland Park, Lady Lake, and The Villages 9

Chapter 2 East Lake County: Tavares, Eustis, Mount Dora, Umatilla, Sorrento, Astor, Mount Plymouth, and Altoona 39

Chapter 3 Central Lake County and Ghost Towns: Howey-in-the-Hills, Astatula, Okahumpka, Yalaha, Kismet, Conant, Villa City, and Mohawk 81

Chapter 4 South Lake County: Clermont, Groveland, Mascotte, Minneola, Montverde, and Stuckey 93

Index 126

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