Cigar History Collection Directory
 

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The following are a collection of documents of Tampa's History and Cigar Heritage, also different aspects are represented by photos, graphic art and articles written in the last 180 years. Periodically this information will be updated as our research advances. These pages are an educational tool to understand Tampa's past and tobacco industry...
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last uptdate: 01.09.13

 

Keeping the legacy alive...

 

Content:

1. Tampa Cigar Heritage

2. Gonzalez Habano Cigar Company - History

3. Cigars Box Labels - History & Collection

4. The Cigar & The Revolution

5. The Burgert Brothers - Photographers

6. Vicente Martinez Ybor

7. "El Lector" ( the Reader )

8. "The Story of the Other City"

9. Cigars Bands - History

10. Fort Brooke: Then Tampa

11. Tampa the Town - 1847 to 1885

12. Tampa Cigar Factories Map & Photos

13. Cuesta & Rey - Who are they?

14. Tampa Striking Cigar Workers

15. "The Street Car Ride - 1908"

16. Immigrants, Clubs and the Cigar Industry

17. Tools of the trade & Cigar process

18. Gavino Gutierrez - "The New City Architect"

19. Tobacco: "From the ground to the bales"

20. Tobacco's Economic Contribution & more...

21. Tampa Images of the past...

22. Florida's Founding Fathers

23.Tampa during 1898´s - "The Rockin Chair War"

24.Tampa, Cuba and Josè Martì

25.Ignacio Haya - "Pioneer Cigar Entrepreneur"

26.Eduardo Manrara - "The man forgotten by history"

27.Serafin Sanchez -"The man & businessman"

28. Cubans Cigar Labels & History

29. Cigar Industry & Fires...

30.Cigar makers & The Mutual Aid Societies...

31. Ramòn Fernàndez and the First Tampa Cigar...

32. Molded in Tampa...

33. The Pendàs, Alvarez & Lozano Cigar Company

34. Miller,DuBrul -"The Company behind the industry"

35. Anatomy of a Cigar Factory Building

36. West Tampa Factories Time-Line 1886 - 1925

37. Portraits of Tampa Cigar Manufacturers

38. Tampa Timeline

 

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