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    • Men hauling logs in Slavia, ca. 1915

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Three men use a horse drawn wagon to haul logs in Slavia, c.1915. Left to right: Michael Dinda, Sr., Michael Dinda. Jr., and twin brother, John, visiting from college. All are wearing hats and long sleeves to protect themselves from the sun. The...
    • George Jakubcin rides the rails, c. 1925

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • George Jakubcin, Sr. is shown riding a 3 wheeled contraption he invented to ride on the railroad tracks between Slavia and Winter Park. c.1925. He actually used this device to travel from Slavia to work in Winter Park, sometimes carrying his work...
    • Picnic near Lake Jesup, c. 1915

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Slavia Families enjoy a day's outing and picnic near Lake Jesup, c.1915. Left to right: 1.unidentified, 2.George Jakubcin, Sr., 3. Mrs. John Stanko, 4. Anna Duda, 5. Katarina Duda, 6. John Duda, 7.Mrs. Martin Stanko, 8. (child in front) Ferdinand...
    • Horse power: Dinda men plowing fields

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Michael Dinda, Sr. (holding handles of plow) with twin sons: John (standing) and Michael, Jr. (on horse) plow the fields of their farm in Slavia. c.1911-15. Reprint (Courtesy: Robert Dinda) scanned at SLLS, 2001, for the church's 90th anniversary...
    • Covered wagon "schoolbus," Slavia, c. 1915

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Slavia children (13 in this photo), members of the Hruska, Mikler, Dinda, Duda and Ceman families, attended school in Oviedo. But their transportation, c. 1915, was by a horse-drawn covered wagon, which had to traverse the dirt road between Slavia...
    • Loading Slavia celery for shipping, c. 1925

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Mike Mikler, Ml (standing in railroad car) and Andrew Sobek (standing beside truck) are engaged in loading celery at Oviedo railroad depot for shipping to markets. Snapshot (courtesy: Kathy Rook Yergler) was scanned at SLLS, 2001.
    • Tractor power at Mikler Barn, c. 1920s

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • 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....
    • Bridge over drainage canal

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • A dozen men sit on a bridge over a drainage canal, c. 1920. Most are unidentified, but Andrew Scerba is the 5th from left in group and Andrew Sobek is the third from right. Snapshot (courtesy, Gertrude Lukas) was scanned at SLLS in 2001. The image...
    • Slavia Colony Co. investors on RR tracks, 1911

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Slavia Colony Co. investors and local agent stand on railroad tracks running through the property. Left to right: 1.unidentified driver, 2.Agent, D.W. Currie, 3.George Breha, 4.George Galla, 5. John Pankuch, 6.Michael Dinda, Sr. Mounted sepia...
    • Slavia families en route to a picnic, c. 1915

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • A caravan of three horse drawn wagons carry the George Jakubcin Family (center wagon) and other Slavia families over rough, uncleared terrain to a picnic spot (likely near Lake Jesup) for a community outing. Snapshot (courtesy: David Jakubcin) was...
    • Celery seedbeds in Slavia, c. 1920s

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Celery seed beds on one of the farms in Slavia. Boards and cloth or paper coverings were used to shade the young crop. C. 1920s. Snapshot, courtesy: Elizabeth Duda, was scanned at SLLS, 2001. Image appeared in Like a Mustard Seed: Like a Mustard...
    • Hauling celery to depot for shipping, 1920s

    • Slavia (Fla.) -- History
    • Michael Dinda, Jr. drives truck loaded with crates of celery from the Dinda farm in Slavia. The truck was driven to the railroad depot in Oviedo for shipping to markets, possibly in Atlanta or Savannah. c.1920s. Snapshot (courtesy: Robert Dinda)...

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