Business is Great on Whiteway Corner because of at least 5 unique aspects of its
1. It is virtually in the center of the Riverside Avondale Historic District.
Recently the RAHD has been named one of the top neighborhoods in
2. It is located 1/2 miles from St Vincents Medical Center, which employs
2000 people, as well as creating a frenzy of activity with visitors for
in the hospital, medical offices with visiting patients, and supply deliveries;
3. Whiteway Corner provides right turns around itself for easy parking access;
4. Over 5 million vehicles pass through the Park and King intersection each
5. The Building on Whiteway Corner has high site prominence because it
is located about 20 feet from the streets;
||Whiteway Corner has been located on the southwest corner of Park & King since 1927. Strategically placed in the middle of Riverside, it has been a mecca for retail stores and professional offices down through theyears. Today Whiteway Corner continues in that tradition with renovated offices and three of the finest restaurants in the historic district.
Cool Moose Cafe Primi Piatti Italian Sumo Sushi Japanese
"FUN STUFF" out of the history of Riverside Avondale:
|| Old Class Photos: On this page are posted old classroom photos from the schools in Riverside Avondale Historic District. Please send a jpg file to us of any old class photos you might have and list all of the childrens' names you remember. And let us know of any names that we don't know on the photos already posted. Now that is fun!
|| Historic Postcards: On this page there are tons of old handcolored postcards of Jacksonville and of Riverside Avondale. There are many of Riverside Park. See how beautiful it was at the turn of the 20th century. And you can read the notes the senders wrote to their loved ones.
H. Paul Womack Photos: Photographer H. Paul Womack was commissioned by Whiteway Realty to use his creative eye and shoot whatever interested him in Riverside Avondale Historic District. The result of this can be seen on our website. A printed photography book is in the works.
Historic Photos: This page contains historic photos of People and Places in the Riverside Avondale District as well as Jacksonville, Florida
The Senior Classes of Robert E. Lee High School, "The Blue and Gray".
Featured in this section are the seniors from The Senior Class of Robert E. Lee HIgh
School 1928, 1929 1930 1932 1934 1935
1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941 1942 1943
1944 1945 1946 1947,1948 1949, 1950,
1951 1952 1953 1954, 1955, 1956,
1957, 1958, 1959,1960, 1961 1962,
1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967 1968,
1969 1970, 1971
with photos taken from each year's annual.
||The Senior Classes of The Bolles School
"The Eagle" & Turris
Featured in this section are the seniors from
The Senior Class of The Bolles School 1935 1936 1937,1939, 1948
1951 1953 1955,1957,1958 1959, 1960, 1961 1962, 1963 1968 1969
1970, 1973,1976,1980 1984 1985 1987
I had the opportunity to speak with Jim Webb
(Landon 1956 ) today. He has a website dedicated to
the class of 1956. Here is the link to his site.
I think you may find this interesting.
There are so many interesting places and events in Riverside
Avondale, that we have added our pictures in slideshows .
We hope that you enjoy them.
The Video Series
Whiteway Corner is developing several video series that highlight various aspects of the unique nature of Riverside Avondale Historic District, examining the history, the beauty and the current events of RAHD.
We would like to give a special thanks to
Mr. Charles Conway for the loan of his
Honey Bee Festival Movie
November 10, 2013
Veggie Fest Slide Show at Riverside Park
November 9, 2013
Honey Bee Festival Slide Show at the Womens
November 10, 2013
We were very fortunate to have singer and songwriter
Ernest Toole play for us at Whiteway corner. The
following are videos of the songs he played.Because of
the length we have turned them into five parts. We hope
that you enjoy these as much as we have.
An Interview with Dr. Lanier
October 27, 2008