Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Two Peoples, Two Cultures
— Hillsborough County Veterans Memorial Park —
Both the American soldier and the Seminole warrior faced each other across a wide cultural gap. Each were trained and determined.
A large part of central Florida is established as Hillsborough County in 1834.
Erected by Hillsborough County.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Parks & Recreational Areas • Political Subdivisions • Wars, US Indian. A significant historical year for this entry is 1814.
Location. 27° 58.629′ N, 82° 21.81′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Memorial can be reached from U.S. 301, 0.2 miles south of East Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. The marker stands within Hillsborough County Veterans Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3602 N US Highway 301, Tampa FL 33619, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Second Seminole War (here, next to this marker); First Seminole War (here, next to this marker); Similar Veterans’ Experiences (a few steps from this marker); Third Seminole War Veterans of an Earlier Era (a few steps from this marker); Mexican War, 1846-1848 (a few steps from this marker); Cow Cavalry Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Scottish Chief Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Also see . . . The Seminole Wars. Seminole Nation Museum website entry (Submitted on March 20, 2022, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 2, 2023. It was originally submitted on March 20, 2022, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2022, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.