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La Casa Manrara (Gonzalez Clinic)  
   

La Casa Manrara (Gonzalez Clinic)

La Casa Manrara (Gonzalez Clinic). "This 2-story commercial edifice dates to 1901, but was extensively remodeled in Mediterranean Revival style in 1930. First called La Casa Manrara in honor of Edward Manrara, Ybor's principal financial advisor, the building, directly east of the Ybor Factory complex, on the southeast corner of 14th Street and 9th Avenue, housed the offices of their Ybor Land and Improvement Company. El Bien Publico, a hospital and clinic, was the principal early occupant, beginning in 1903. From 1939 until 1983, the building housed the clinic of Dr. A. A. Gonzalez." IMG_6410
Exploring Tampa's Ybor City

October 21st 2018
Ybor City is the old cigar making neighborhood of Tampa. In recent years Ybor City has undergone a revitalization and is a destination to enjoy the cuisines of the immigrants who worked here and roam the old buildings that made it a community. People from Cuba, Italy and Spain came here to find work in the cigar factories. Our exploration of Ybor City began with dinner on Sunday evening at the ... read more
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