Citation
Women cigar packers at the second cigar factory in Ybor City.

Material Information

Title:
Women cigar packers at the second cigar factory in Ybor City.
Creator:
Tony Pizzo Collection ( Contributor )
Publication Date:
Physical Description:
1 photograph ( 5 x 8 cm )

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Print, Photographic ( Documentary Artifact, Communication Artifact ) ( nmc )
Ybor Cigar Factory (9th Avenue and 14th Street) ( nmc )
Cigar industry ( lctgm )
Women ( lctgm )
Shipping ( lctgm )
Spatial Coverage:
Tampa |z 1271000 |2 ceeus
Hillsborough County |z 12057 |2 ceeus
United States of America -- Florida -- Hillsborough County -- Tampa

Notes

General Note:
A few years after it opened, a Cuban patriot, Jose Marti --- called "Cuba's George Washington"--- came to Tampa and he stirred up the local workers to join him in his crusade to rescue Cuba from Spain. In 1893, he stood on the steps of the Ybor factory and made many fiery speeches.
Funding:
Funded in part by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), Ephemeral Cities Project.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida
Holding Location:
University of South Florida, Tampa FLorida, Special Collection
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Resource Identifier:
P21-0255