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Simpson Scoring Touchdown in 1952
One of the longest standing traditions in Miami on Thanksgiving was the annual Miami High – Edison football games. The ...
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First Baptist Church in 1904
On November 24, 1901, the First Baptist Church conducted its first service in their new church on the corner of ...
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Dirty Dozen in 1900
When William and Mary Burdine moved their three boys and one daughter to Miami in 1898, they were on the ...
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Intersection of Miami Avenue & Flagler Street in 1920s
Prior to the plan submitted by Miami City Councilman Josiah Chaille, the city’s street names followed a pattern of letters ...
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Painting of Attack of Cape Florida Lighthouse in 1836
On January 6, 1836, the Cooley family was attacked by Seminole Indians at the New River in today’s Fort Lauderdale ...
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Rum Bags on Ship During Prohibition.
On July 13, 1927, a Miami News headline reported that a seizure of $250,000 in illegal contraband was poured into ...
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Dedication on July 4, 1976
Following the movement of the Port of Miami to Dodge Island in the mid-1960s, many wondered what would become of ...
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Hotel Martinique in 1922.
On the front page of the Miami Metropolis on May 6, 1919, it was announced that C.J. Martin had acquired ...
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Cover: Easter Sunrise Service on April 17, 1927.
South Florida has always offered a unique experience to enjoy Easter. Temperate weather and miles of beachfront have always provided ...
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Implosion of South Shore Hospital on April 16, 2019.
On April 16, 2019, South Shore Hospital at 630 Alton Road was razed to make room for a new development ...
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