Plant City in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Plant City High School
placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
(Marker Number 81000194.)
Location. 28° 1.165′ N, 82° 7.449′ W. Marker is in Plant City, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on North Collins Street north of East Herring Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The plaque is mounted on the east face of the building, at the top of the steps, next to the old front doors. Marker is at or near this postal address: 605 North Collins Street, Plant City FL 33566, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cow Cavalry (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Plant City (approx. 0.3 miles away); Plant City Union Depot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Methodist Episcopal Church South (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bealsville (approx. 5.9 miles away); Glover School (approx. 6 miles away); 320th Bombardment Group (M) (approx. 6.9 miles away); Polk Theatre and Office Building (approx. 10.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Plant City.
Regarding Plant City High School. Built in 1914 as the Plant City
Today, the "1914 Plant City High School Community Center" hosts neighborhood programs and events and is home to a local history museum and genealogical archives center maintained by the East Hillsborough Historical Society. Listed as "Plant City High School" with the National Register of Historic Places in 1981 (# 81000194), the building is also a Contributing Structure within the North Plant City Residential District (a National Historic District).
Also see . . .
1. Plant City High School page at Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 11, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida.)
2. East Hillsborough Historical Society on Facebook. (Submitted on May 11, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida.)
Categories. • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 11, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 543 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on May 11, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.