Mormino, Gary Ross
University of South Florida Libraries
This is an oral history interview with William "Bill" Poe, former mayor of Tampa, Florida, who served in that office from 1974 to 1979. Poe describes his childhood, education, and his start in the insurance business. He offers his thoughts on Nick Nuccio, Dick Greco, and some of the other mayors who preceded him. He also explains how he decided to run for mayor, describes the events of his campaign and the election, and discusses a few of the projects undertaken during his administration.
Mayors, History, Politics and government, Florida, Tampa (Fla.)
1 sound file (61 min.) : digital, MPEG4 file + ;
Mayors--Florida--Tampa (Fla.)--Interviews; Mayors--Florida--Tampa (Fla.); History--Tampa (Fla.); Politics and government--Tampa (Fla.)
Oral histories; Online audio
University of South Florida
Carlton-Anthony Tampa oral history project
Poe, William; University of South Florida--Libraries--Oral History Program; and University of South Florida. Library, "William Poe oral history interview" (2009). Carlton-Anthony Tampa Oral History Project. 1.