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Looking into the history of Orlando?

Orlando was offically considered a city in 1885, but for more than
50 years prior to that date: war was waged by Native Americans on the original Fort Gatlin. Fort Gatlin made way for the current city lines to be drawn.

The original sign designating that Fort Gatlin be considered protected national property.

Orlando's Top Industries: 1).Tourism
Disney, Universal, Seaworld etc.
-Tourism provides about $51 billion to the state economy. 2). Agriculture
-Agriculture brings in about $104 billion a year. 3).Aerospace & Aviation
Airports, research and testing, Cape Canaveral etc.
-This industry brings in roughly $144 billion every year.

There are many theories on how Orlando got it's name but here are the most popular ones: