Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Founding of the Cigar Industry in Tampa
Erected 1961 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials In Cooperation with Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce. (Marker Number F-39.)
Location. 27° 57.699′ N, 82° 26.659′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on North Avenida República de Cuba (14th Street) near East 9th Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Located in Ybor City Historic District of Tampa. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa FL 33605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Cherokee Club (a few steps from this marker); José Martí (a few steps from this marker); Attempt On The Life Of Jose Marti La Liga Patriotica de Instruccion (within shouting distance of this marker); El Circulo Cubano (within shouting distance of this marker); El Chino — Pajarito Restaurant (within shouting distance of this marker); Ybor City's First Fire Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Cuba” (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Vicente Martinez Ybor Monument
Also see . . . Vicente Martinez Ybor. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on January 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Industry & Commerce •
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,332 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on June 9, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 4, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.