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Henry B. Plant Museum


Stop the Presses!  Fake News and the War of 1898
Henry B. Plant Museum • 401 West Kennedy Boulevard
Online exhibits can be accessed at www.plantmuseum.com 


Plant’s Follies: The Casino and Tampa’s Civic Identity 
Sunday, July 10th • 3:00 p.m.
Henry B. Plant Museum
401 West Kennedy Boulevard • Plant Hall, Grand Salon

The most famous performers in America appeared on the stage of the Tampa Bay Hotel’s Casino at the turn of the 20th century. Join Dr. Charles McGraw Groh in the Grand Salon for a behind-the scenes look at how theater programs were used to reconstruct Tampa’s place in the history of popular entertainment. Enjoy video performances of period songs by soprano Katie Terres and tenor Dylan Glover. Then join us in the museum for a look at the special exhibit Standing Room Only: Popular Entertainment in Gilded Age Tampa. While you are there, be sure to visit Stop the Presses! Fake News and the War of 1898, on view in our main exhibit gallery. Complimentary admission. Water and light refreshments provided. Contact info: 813.254.1891, ext. 7303 or scarter@ut.edu