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1821 East Fifteenth Avenue (House), Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL

1821 East Fifteenth Avenue (House), Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL

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Significance: This building's architectural and historical significance is derived from its contribution to the Ybor City National Historic Landmark District. Ybor City is a section of Tampa founded and built by Vicente M. Ybor and Ignacio Haya as a cigar manufacturing center and town. This house represents cigar factory worker housing within the larger context of the cigar manufacturing company town. This company town was planned by Gavino Gutierrez to include cigar factories, workers housing, public spaces, and commercial buildings. This Frame Vernacular residence is representative of the larger collection of worker housing in Ybor City.
Survey number: HABS FL-428
Building/structure dates: 1905 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 74000641



Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Ybor, Vicente M
Haya, Ignacio
Farris, Christine
Janus Research, contractor
Koepnick, Brian, historian
Luxon, Tiffany, historian
Daniel, Susan, photographer


Port Tampa Point27.96578, -82.43812
Google Map of 27.965777, -82.43811699999999


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