Faces behind the Places

Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable people behind them. This series explores namesakes of some of the county’s well-known buildings, schools, parks, and roads. Explore some of the faces and places on this page.

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Howard Frankland

Faces Behind the Places: Howard Frankland Bridge

January 23, 2019
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Faces behing places_Selmon

Faces Behind the Places: Lee Roy Selmon Expressway

April 26, 2018
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places and events, and there are...
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Faces Behind the Places: Wimauma

March 20, 2019
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Faces Behind the Places: George E. Edgecomb Courthouse

September 20, 2018
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Faces Behind the Places: Phyllis H. Busansky

Faces behind the Places

November 29, 2017
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Jose Gaspar

Faces behind the Places: Jose Gaspar

January 29, 2018
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places and events, and there are...
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Blanche Armwood

Faces behind the Places: Armwood High School

November 15, 2018
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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FP Ed Radice

Faces behind the Places: Ed Radice Sports Complex

October 1, 2019
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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FP CBA Jr.

Faces behind the Places: C. Blythe Andrews, Jr. Public Library

May 28, 2019
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Faces behing places - Dale Mabry

Faces Behind the Places

November 6, 2017
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Fred Karl

Faces behind the Places: Frederick B. Karl County Center

March 6, 2018
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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FP Meeker

Faces behind the Places: Carolyn Meeker Dog Park

August 14, 2019
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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Helen Gordon Davis

Faces Behind the Places: Helen Gordon Davis Centre for Women

July 11, 2018
Hillsborough County is full of inspiring, iconic, and interesting places, and there are remarkable...
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E.G. Simmons

Faces Behind the Places: E.G. Simmons Conservation Park

October 5, 2017
A respected government and civic leader, Simmons (1915-1996) served 21 years on the Hillsborough...