Historic Markers Across Florida



Officers Quarters Fort Brooke



Marker ID:  
Location: on South Franklin St south of E Whiting St, Tampa, FL
County: Hillsborough
Coordinates: N 27° 56.703    W 082° 27.396
  27.94505    -82.4566
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Officers Quarters Fort Brooke
Brigadier General Zachary Taylor

(12th President of the United Sates)

Commanded from here, 1838-1840
the United States Army
in the 2nd Seminole Indian War

Erected by the Hillsborough County Historical Commission 1966
Monument restored by Hart with the Streetcar Extension in 2010

1966 by Hillsborough County Historical Commission.