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West Tampa Boys Club (Tampa, Fla.)

Subject Source: Usfspeccol

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Antonio Pereira collection

Identifier: MS-1995-05
Scope and Contents

Consists of materials related to Antonio Pereira's activities as a professional wrestler and his work with the Boy Scouts of America and the West Tampa Boys Club.  Includes correspondence, reports, news clippings, awards, trophies, and photographs.  Also includes a key to the city of Tampa, presented by Mayor Nick Nuccio in 1967.

Dates: Created: 1915-1988; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1995

Armando Mendez papers

Identifier: MS-2002-04

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