MacDill Air Force Base, Mess Hall, 2106 Florida Keys Avenue, Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL
2106 Florida Keys Avenue, Tampa, FL
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS FL-384-AJ
Building/structure dates: 1941 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1942 subsequent work
Significance: The Mess Hall, due to its architectural integrity and its contribution to the Second World War-era infrastructure, is an integral part of MacDill Air Force Base's historic character. The building, which is associated with the wartime construction and development of the Base, supported Macdill's operation programs by providing a convenient area for much needed rest and relaxation. The structure's architectural style reflects its historic period, location, and function.
Concrete Block Buildings
U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers
Works Projects Administration
Diesing, David H., Photographer
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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