Ron Ciervo – Kress ,
Photo is a composite of original Burgert Brothers photo of the S.H. Kress Building dated 4/10/1930 and a current image (3 image vertorama). The Kress Building has been unoccupied since the company went out of business in 1980.
You can view more of Ron’s photography on his Flickr page.
Historic photograph Courtesy of the Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library System
Modern photograph by Ron Ciervo
My sister worked at Kress
at the record counter and met her husband-to-be here. As a kid I loved to shop for toys. This was my favourite dime store.–many fond memories.