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Date Issued:
2017
Summary:
The primary topic of this interview concerned Joan Kovac's experiences in local politics in the town of Davie, Florida. Mrs. Kovac and her family moved to Davie after forty years in Akron, Ohio for a new business opportunity. When they opened their frrst automotive repair franchise in 1975, Mrs. Kovac quickly became involved in the unique community that thrived in the town. After working with the Chamber of Commerce and the town council, Mrs. Kovac was elected to office, ultimately serving four terms as mayor. Stories include mayoral duties, changes in Davie and Broward County, the ''town fathers,'' the Old Davie School, Nova Southeastern, ( Wolf Lake, and leadership.
Title: Interview with Joan Kovac.
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Name(s): Kovac, Joan
Howald, Kayleigh E.
Type of Resource: mixed material
Genre: Interviews
Date Created: 2017
Date Issued: 2017
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University
Place of Publication: Boca Raton, FL
Physical Form: mp3
Extent: 00:45:50
Language(s): English
Summary: The primary topic of this interview concerned Joan Kovac's experiences in local politics in the town of Davie, Florida. Mrs. Kovac and her family moved to Davie after forty years in Akron, Ohio for a new business opportunity. When they opened their frrst automotive repair franchise in 1975, Mrs. Kovac quickly became involved in the unique community that thrived in the town. After working with the Chamber of Commerce and the town council, Mrs. Kovac was elected to office, ultimately serving four terms as mayor. Stories include mayoral duties, changes in Davie and Broward County, the ''town fathers,'' the Old Davie School, Nova Southeastern, ( Wolf Lake, and leadership.
Identifier: FA00007880_a (IID)
Subject(s): Oral histories --Florida
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/FA00007880_a
Use and Reproduction: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Host Institution: FAU
Title: Interview with Joan Kovac.
Name(s): Kovac, Joan
Howald, Kayleigh E.
Type of Resource: mixed material
Genre: Interviews
Date Created: 2017
Date Issued: 2017
Publisher: Florida Atlantic University
Place of Publication: Boca Raton, FL
Physical Form: pdf/mp3
Extent: 43 p. : 00:45:50
Language(s): English
Summary: The primary topic of this interview concerned Joan Kovac's experiences in local politics in the town of Davie, Florida. Mrs. Kovac and her family moved to Davie after forty years in Akron, Ohio for a new business opportunity. When they opened their frrst automotive repair franchise in 1975, Mrs. Kovac quickly became involved in the unique community that thrived in the town. After working with the Chamber of Commerce and the town council, Mrs. Kovac was elected to office, ultimately serving four terms as mayor. Stories include mayoral duties, changes in Davie and Broward County, the ''town fathers,'' the Old Davie School, Nova Southeastern, ( Wolf Lake, and leadership.
Identifier: FA00007880_p (IID)
Subject(s): Oral histories --Florida
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/FA00007880_p
Use and Reproduction: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Host Institution: FAU