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West Tampa (Fla.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Anthony P. "Tony" Pizzo collection

Identifier: MS-1982-01
Scope and Contents

Publications, photographs, postcards, cigar labels, maps, realia, manuscripts, diaries, printed ephemera, artifacts, and other materials documenting the history of Tampa, Florida and its vicinity, with particular emphasis on the area’s Cuban, Spanish, and Italian immigrant communities of Ybor City and West Tampa.

Dates: Created: 1824-1994; Other: Date acquired: 10/23/1982

Armando Mendez papers

Identifier: M33

The collection consists of the organized materials left behind by Armando Mendez following his research for his book Ciudad De Cigars: West Tampa (1994). The materials cover the tobacco industry and provide information and photographs relating to dozens of factories representing dozens of companies. There are also materials related to West Tampa historic places and people, such as former mayors, schools, and churches.

Dates: Created: 1895-1996; Other: Date acquired: 12/26/2002

Corral, Wodiska y Ca. Cigar Factory records

Identifier: MS-2015-05

This collection contains official documents, stock and shareholders’ information, meeting minutes, cigar label art, family photographs, family clippings, and similar records of a factory in Tampa and comprises a variety of materials that document the history of the Corral family and the rise of Corral, Wodiska y Ca.'s in Tampa during the early 1900s.

Dates: Created: 1911-1987; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2015

Historic Tampa-Hillsborough County Preservation Board collection

Identifier: H45

This collection consists of the records of the Historic Tampa-Hillsborough County Preservation Board.

Dates: Created: 1978-1995