An Adviertisement for the Berriman Brothers Cigar Company in West Tampa from the 1912 "Tobacco Leaf.

Material Information

An Adviertisement for the Berriman Brothers Cigar Company in West Tampa from the 1912 "Tobacco Leaf.
Burgert Brothers, 1917- ( Photographer )
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Physical Description:
1 photograph ( 20 x 25 cm )


Subjects / Keywords:
Ad, Magazine ( Advertising Medium, Communication Artifact ) ( nmc )
Berriman Brothers Cigar Company (1400 Howard Avenue) ( nmc )
Cigar industry ( lctgm )
Advertising ( lctgm )
Logos ( lctgm )
Jose Vila Habana Cigars ( lctgm )
Spatial Coverage:
Tampa |z 1271000 |2 ceeus
Hillsborough County |z 12057 |2 ceeus
United States of America -- Florida -- Hillsborough County -- Tampa


General Note:
This company built a new factory here in 1904 and moved its operation from New York into it. 400 workers produced brands Don Cosme, Jose Vila, La Sinceridad, La Evidencia, Marc Anthony, and Light It. The building was sold on May 22, 1910, to the Morgan Cigar Company.In 1914, Morgan expanded the factory to accommodate 1000 workers. They produced the brands Juan De Fuca, Independente, F. Lozano, Wall's Court and Don Sebastian.
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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