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The interior of Rod Reeves' home is filled with personal and collected artwork.

A chat with Rod Reeves

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

The interior of Rod Reeves' home is filled with personal and collected artwork.

Rod Reeves was intrigued by one of the faces in an old postcard given to the history center. It turned out to be his father, Dock Reeves.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves was intrigued by one of the faces in an old postcard given to the history center. It turned out to be his father, Dock Reeves.

Rod Reeves and his mother, Mae Reeves, were marshals of the 2000 Winter Garden Christmas Parade.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves and his mother, Mae Reeves, were marshals of the 2000 Winter Garden Christmas Parade.

Rod Reeves was the first director of the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves was the first director of the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation.

Rod Reeves sketched a scene at Downtown Brown's restaurant, once located in downtown Winter Garden. Notice the owners , Eric and Claire Brown, behind the counter.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves sketched a scene at Downtown Brown's restaurant, once located in downtown Winter Garden. Notice the owners , Eric and Claire Brown, behind the counter.

Rod Reeves sketched barber Earl Brigham at his shop in the Edgewater Hotel. Brigham bought the business from Rod's father, Dock, and uncle, Ed.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves sketched barber Earl Brigham at his shop in the Edgewater Hotel. Brigham bought the business from Rod's father, Dock, and uncle, Ed.

Seventh-grade Lakeview High students sketched in 1974.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Seventh-grade Lakeview High students sketched in 1974.

Rod Reeves sketched images for a column he called Cracker Ramblin's for The West Orange Times.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves sketched images for a column he called Cracker Ramblin's for The West Orange Times.

1984 self sketch

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

1984 self sketch

1965 school photo, Lakeview High

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

1965 school photo, Lakeview High

School photo, West Orange High

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

School photo, West Orange High

Rod Reeves enjoyed catching up with teachers and coaches at local reunions.

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021 |

Rod Reeves enjoyed catching up with teachers and coaches at local reunions.

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