Rivera Apartments in 1950s.

Rivera Apartments on Brickell Avenue

On land that was once part of Carl Fisher’s Miami property, there was a beautiful apartment building that stood on the east side of Brickell Avenue between Twelfth Terrace and Thirteenth Street. The property at 1299 Brickell Avenue was built…

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Hotel Martinique in 1922.

Hotel Martinique on May 6, 1919

On the front page of the Miami Metropolis on May 6, 1919, it was announced that C.J. Martin had acquired a lot on Eleventh Street for $16,000 with the intention of building a three-story hotel and apartment house on the…

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Frazure House on Biscayne Blvd in 1917

Frazure House on Biscayne Blvd in 1917

Anton Hulman was a successful businessman from Terre Haute, Indiana, when he purchased his retirement home on The Boulevard in the late 1890s. This residence was located at 1100 Boulevard in today’s downtown Miami on the southwest corner of Biscayne…

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