Looking Southeast from SW 10th Street & South Miami Avenue

Martina Apartments in Brickell

Long before Flatiron Miami was conceived along South Miami Avenue in the Brickell neighborhood, there was the Martina Apartments. When the building was completed in 1922, it was considered one of the largest apartment buildings in South Florida and provided…

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Painting of Attack of Cape Florida Lighthouse in 1836

Cape Florida Lighthouse Attacked in 1836

On January 6, 1836, the Cooley family was attacked by Seminole Indians at the New River in today’s Fort Lauderdale. The Indians killed everyone, but one young slave named Peter who made his way to the Miami River to warn…

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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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