may 2017

wed03may12:00 pm1:00 pmCigar City: The Story of Ybor City and West Tampa12:00 pm - 1:00 pm James J. Lunsford Law Library, 701 E. Twiggs, Tampa, FL 33611

Event Details

By 1885, the cigar industry had transformed Tampa from a sleepy fishing village of 700 people into a booming, multicultural city. How and why did this industry take root, grow and eventually decline? What effects has it had on modern Tampa? Bring your lunch and come find out at this Programs @ Lunsford seminar presented in Partnership with the Tampa Bay History Center. Register by calling 272-5818 or through the library calendar. Limited to 14 participants. For adults only.


(Wednesday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


James J. Lunsford Law Library

701 E. Twiggs, Tampa, FL 33611