12329 Highway 301 • Dade City, Florida 33525
Located next door to Big John’s Janitorial Supplies
Later known for pioneering the development
of citrus concentrate, Dade City
embodied the packing industry until the
Government affairs were conducted
in a frame building owned by Henry W.
Coleman and William N. Ferguson, which
was replaced by a domed brick structure.
The World War II bandstand monument
stands gloriously in the center square near
As for technology and innovation--in
laced wires from Dade City to Blanton,
electricity reached Dade City via the Dade City
Ice, Light, & Power Company.
Appearing at the formal opening of the
the social gala revealing the social grace of
this delightful city. Yet today, one can catch
glimpses of folks in their graceful attire, even
occasional millinery couture, as they dine at
the Dade City cafés carved from its historical
verted for digital access.
Pictured left, Madonna Jervis Wise’s book
“Images of America: DADE CITY”.
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