A View of Branch's Opera House and Emery, Simms, and Emery, Boots and Shoes around 1870.

Material Information

A View of Branch's Opera House and Emery, Simms, and Emery, Boots and Shoes around 1870.
Florida Photograph Collection ( Contributor )
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Physical Description:
1 photograph ( 25 x 20 cm )


Subjects / Keywords:
Print, Photographic ( Documentary Artifact, Communication Artifact ) ( nmc )
Branch's Opera House (Franklin Street) ( nmc )
Emery, Simms, and Emery, Boots and Shoes (Franklin Street) ( lctgm )
Opera houses ( lctgm )
Shoe stores ( lctgm )
Streets -- Franklin Street ( lctgm )
Streets -- Lafayette Street ( lctgm )
Spatial Coverage:
Tampa |z 1271000 |2 ceeus
Hillsborough County |z 12057 |2 ceeus
United States of America -- Florida -- Hillsborough County -- Tampa


General Note:
Three buildings that stood on the northwest corner of Franklin and Lafayette Boulevard in the 1880s. The large three-story building in the center held the Branch Opera House on the second floor. It served as Tampa's primary place for social, political, and civil affairs.
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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