The Veterans Memorial Museum will host local author John V Cinchett signing copies of his book, “Vintage Tampa Signs and Scenes” at a benefit book signing and exhibit planned for Veterans Day – Thursday Nov. 11th 10AM – 1:00 PM at the Veterans Memorial Park Museum, 3602 North US HWY 301 in Tampa. All proceeds from book sales will benefit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial building fund. The book is a historic pictorial of life in Tampa during the 1950s with 200 photos of the city during that era. The history exhibit will feature a collection of Tampa memorabilia from the 1950’s. Admission to this event is free. For further information please call 813-744-5502.
Email from the author of a new Tampa history book called Vintage Tampa Signs and Scenes:
Hello Tampa Preservation!
With Best Regards,
John V Cinchett
Author of the new book”Vintage Tampa Signs and Scenes”
Available now in all bookstores
See Tampa in the Fabulous 1950s!
Over 200 photos never before seen!!
For more information and to purchase the book (as well as to see great images of Tampa) go to http://www.tampapix.com/
The St. Petersburg Times published an interesting article today by Victoria Bekiempis entitled “Book ‘Vintage Tampa Signs and Scenes’ born of forgotten ’50s photos” that describes a new book by Tampa native John V. Cinchett filled with images of 1950s Tampa.