Tag Archives: Tampa

New Document: “Spanish Action in Tampa” (1912)

Once in a while, researchers engaged in an archival project will catch themselves daydreaming about that elusive, perfect document. Like fishermen, who can lose track of time and everything else while imagining themselves landing that marlin, or like archaeologists who … Continue reading

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“Ni frailes ni conquistadores” update

New York Premiere of “Dan Albert’s Paella/La paella de Daniel Albert”:  Friday, November 8, 7:00 pm at Centro Español/La Nacional, 239 West 14th Street. We’re in the midst of a very busy and productive fall season.  In just the last … Continue reading

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New Document: Centro Español de Tampa, Bodas de Oro, 1941.

An invaluable resource, this book tells the history of Tampa’s first Spanish Club from the vantage point of the organization’s fiftieth anniversary in 1941.   The large scanned document (100 megas) is in Spanish; it is a gold mine of … Continue reading

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