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History of Miami - Wikipedia


Thousands of years before Europeans arrived, a large portion of south east Florida, including ... Spanish soldiers, led by Father Francisco Villareal, built a Jesuit mission at the mouth of the Miam...

Miami : History in Brief


1866- Miami was founded after the end of the Spanish rule in Florida. (1). 1870 - William and Mary Brickell established themselves as successful Indian traders ...

A Brief History of Miami - Miami Hotels & Travel Guide - Traveldir.org


The history of Miami reveals that the city gets its name from word Mayaimi that means a ... He called the area Pascua de Florida, which meant a feast of flowers.

History of Miami, Florida - United States History


The role of History of Miami, Florida in the history of the United States of America.

Miami: History - Early Settlement Attempts Create Conflict


Miami: History: The South. ... South Florida was settled more than four thousand years ago by primitive people who had established a thriving culture by the time ...

History | University of Miami


The University of Miami was chartered in 1925 by a group of citizens who felt an ... The South Florida land boom was at its peak, resources appeared ample, ...

About Miami-Dade County: History


Oct 13, 2015 ... About Miami-Dade County: History. From the coral reefs to the Everglades the unique subtropical environment of South Florida makes this area ...

Miami, Fla.: Population, Weather, Demographics, Facts, History ...


Miami, the second-largest city in Florida and seat of Miami-Dade County, ... Miami was founded in 1870 near the site of Ft. Dallas, built in 1835 during the ...

Florida - U.S. States - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Florida, including videos, interesting articles ... In 1944, airman and pharmacist Benjamin Green from Miami developed the first ...

A Brief Timeline of Florida History - Florida's Comprehensive Historic ...


(Items in orange indicate events in Florida's historic preservation history.) .... 1928 , Tamiami Trail, from Miami to the Gulf Coast, officially opened. 1930, Eastern ...

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History of Miami - City of Miami - Official Website


Much like her geographical description, Miami's history is colorful, magnetic and ... large migrations of Native Americans around the late 1700's to South Florida.

History of Miami - Lonely Planet Travel Information


History of Miami, experience the modern and ancient historic past events, people ... Pedro Menéndez de Avilés lands in Florida and founds the city of St Augustine, ..... This, of course, led to a brief rise in anti-Semitism, as the Beach became ...

South Florida: A Brief History - Historical Museum of Southern Florida


It wouldn't have been too surprising if Miami had been renamed “Flagler” at the incorporation meeting back in 1896, since it was in that year that the Florida East  ...