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Florida Conversations – Tampa Bay’s Waterfront – Its History and Development
April 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Hear about the history of Tampa Bay’s waterfront, from its earliest inhabitants to today’s modern landscape.
Co-presenters Rodney Kite-Powell and Arthur Savage will discuss the industrial and recreational use of these waterfronts, the development of the St. Petersburg and Tampa downtowns, and the area’s ports – Tampa, Port Tampa, St. Petersburg and Manatee.
Florida Conversations is co-sponsored by the USF Libraries Florida Studies Center and supported by WUSF Public Media, and features authors and presenters covering a variety of Florida topics, from politics to fiction, history to environmental issues. RSVP preferred. For more information, contact the History Center at (813) 228-0097.