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The First City Election Held In Winter Park

The year was 1887. Grover Cleveland was president of the United States. What was happening in Winter Park? Who were our local officials? Morse will take you back to the first election in Winter Park which took place on October 12, 1887 and the first council meeting the next evening.

Click HERE to read the account of the beginning of Winter Park city government and about some of the the people who were the first city leaders.

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