Tampa Bay's National Historic Landmark District

The Last Remaining Cigar Factory Continues Heritage

JC Newman Cigar FactoryThe J.C. Newman Cigar Factory has outlived all its competitors, since taking over the E. Regensburg and Sons Cigar Factory at 2701 N 16th St in 1954, the factory has continued its work producing thousands of cigars a day using the same 1930s technology and hand rolled techniques that were once prevalent in the Tampa cigar industry which once boasted over 150 cigar factories.

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