Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Orange Grove Hotel
Erected 1992 by Tampa Historical Society in Cooperation with Kyle S. Vanlandingham, a Great-Great-Great Grandson of Hooker.
Location. 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. John T. Lesley Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Hillsborough County's Confederate Monument (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Memoria In Aeterna, 1911 (about 500 feet away); John Fitzgerald Kennedy (about 500 feet away); War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial I (about 700 feet away); Operation Iraqi Freedom Memorial II (about 700 feet away); 1851 † 1891 (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Also see . . . Captain William Brinton Hooker, Florida Cattle King, By Kyle S. VanLandingham. For over forty years he had played a prominent role in the pioneer life of south Georgia and Florida. (Submitted on March 8, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil •
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