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Creation Date

11-8-2009

Historic District

Ybor City Historic District

Description

Ybor City HD 5, Tampa, FL.

Ybor City is a historic neighborhood in Tampa, Florida located just northeast of downtown. It was founded in the 1880s by cigar manufacturers and was populated by thousands of immigrants, mainly from Spain, Cuba, and Italy.

Founded by Vicente Martinez-Ybor as a cigar-manufacturing center, Ybor City today is one of only two National Historic Landmark Districts in Florida. This building houses the El Sol Cigar shop, Roma Pizza , Saloon, and many other businesses.

Contributing Building - Ybor City Historic District - National Register of Historic Places National Historic Landmark NRIS and NHLS #74000641

Latitude, Longitude

27.96029, -82.440063

Keywords

Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings-Florida-Tampa; Cigar shop; Restaurants; Business offices; Historic district; Historic landmark; Hillsborough County (Fl.); Ybor City,Tampa, (Fl.)

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