“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)

Officers Quarters Fort Brooke

Brigadier General Zachary Taylor


—(12th President of the United States) —

Officers Quarters Fort Brooke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ignacio Prats, April 27, 2017
1. Officers Quarters Fort Brooke Marker
Commanded from here, 1838-1840
the United States Army
in the 2nd Seminole Indian War

Erected by the Hillsborough County Historical Commission 1966
Monument restored by Hart with the Streetcar Extension in 2010

Erected 1966 by Hillsborough County Historical Commission.
Location. 27° 56.703′ N, 82° 27.396′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on South Franklin Street south of East Whiting Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa FL 33602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Brooke Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Fort Brooke Municipal Parking Structure (about 400 feet away); Great 1909 Auto Race (about 500 feet away); Timuquan Indian Mound (about 600 feet away); Tampa Salutes MacDill AFB (about 600 feet away); In the Beginning... (about 600 feet away); Tampa Goes to War (about 700 feet away); The War Years (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Categories. Native AmericansWars, US Indian
Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 28, 2017, by Ignacio Prats of York, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 114 times since then. Last updated on May 7, 2017, by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photo   1. submitted on April 28, 2017, by Ignacio Prats of York, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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