Historic Markers Across Florida

Tony Jannus' Historic Flight

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Location: Comer of Park, Bayshore Boulevard & Platt St., Tampa, FL.
County: Hillsborough
Waymark: None


Commemorating the World´s first scheduled commercial airline near this site, St.
Petersburg to Tampa, Jan. 1, 1914. Pilot of Benoist Airboat, Tony Jannus. P. E. Fansler, owner.

Erected February, 1956 by the Tampa Federation of Garden Club Circles. Through air breathes the future


City: Tampa, FL