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: 11-16-2015

 

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" - West Tampa

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. Tampa & West Tampa Factories Time-Line 1886 - 1925

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. Legend of the Cuban sandwich...

28.Serafin Sanchez -"The man & businessman"

29. Cubans Cigar Labels & History

30. Cigar Industry & Fires...

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

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

33. Molded in Tampa...

34. The Pendàs, Alvarez & Lozano Cigar Company

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

36. Anatomy of a Cigar Factory Building

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

38. Portraits of Tampa Cigar Manufacturers

39. Tampa Timeline

40. Cigar Boxes & Classic Humidors

 

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