Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Great 1909 Auto Race
Erected 1978 by
The Tampa Historical Society
in cooperation with
The AAA Motor Clubs of Florida.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Sports. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1932.
Location. 27° 56.77′ N, 82° 27.437′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on North Franklin Street (William F. Poe Plaza) north of East Whiting Street, on the left when traveling Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa FL 33602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Fort Brooke Municipal Parking Structure (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Brooke Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); William F. Poe Plaza (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Capt. James McKay, I (1808 - 1876) (about 300 feet away); The Rough Riders Passed By Here (about 400 feet away); Officers Quarters Fort Brooke (about 500 feet away); Tampa POW/MIA (about 500 feet away); History in the Air (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,099 times since then and 55 times this year. Last updated on September 4, 2013, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.