El Centro Espanol de Tampa

1526-1536 E. Seventh Ave., Tampa, Florida

Photos 

Centro Espanol

1. VIEW OF SOUTH (FRONT) FACADE

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

An impressive example of Spanish, Moorish and French Renaissance- influenced architecture, this massive masonry building dramatically illustrates the role of ethnic social and mutual assistance organizations in the daily life of immigrant populations in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, June 3, 1988

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 3, 1988
Reference number
88001823
Architectural styles
Victorian: Renaissance; Other architectural type; French Renaissance Revival
Area of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Hispanic
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Clubhouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1912

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2012: New Street View added by Andrew Wood

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