Flower of Tampa

232433
Date
1950s
Collection
Video
Description
This film uses the story of a young man visiting his uncle, a cigar manufacturer, in Tampa to showcase the city's cigar industry. Along the way the young man meets an attractive young woman who takes him on a tour of Ybor City and the cigar plant where all aspects of cigar making are discussed, and hand and machine cigar rolling techniques are highlighted. The film also includes scenes of Tampa's airport, downtown, and harbor during the annual Gasparilla Pirate Festival. Produced by Florida Film Studio with the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce and the Cigar Manufacturing Association of Tampa.
Video Details
27:00; color; sound; P97-002
Ybor City (Fla.)

BICENTENNIAL TAMPA

252897
Date
1976
Collection
Video
Video Details
1:00; color; sound; V-27 AA056; S. 828
Description
Historic sites are shown in this public service announcement during the American Revolution Bicentennial. Viewers see Tampa Bay Hotel ( University of Tampa ) and a photo of Martinez Ybor. Sponsored by FDC and the Bicentennial Commission of Florida.
Ybor City (Fla.)

Narrow Your Results

Collection

Video
[X]

Tip: You may use accented European characters for a more exact match.

Example: café, piñata