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History of Miami

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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: Timeline

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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 ...

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

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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 - Lonely Planet Travel Information

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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 ...

The History of Miami Florida Continues To Be Made

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The history of Miami Florida is brief by the standards of the rest of America. It has traveled a long way in a pretty short time.

History | University of Miami

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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

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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: History - Early Settlement Attempts Create Conflict

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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 ...

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

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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 ...

Miami Beach History - the Miami Beach Historical Association

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In 1870 Henry Lum and son Charles arrived by sailboat on the large sandbar off the southeast Florida coast, and were so impressed by the island they landed ...

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History of Miami Florida - Miami for Visitors

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Brief History of Miami; Inhabited for thousands ofyears by the Tequesta Indians; 1566 - Claimed for Spain by Pedro Menendez de Aviles; 1957 - Spanish Mission  ...

History of the City of Miami - City of Miami - Official Website

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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.

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

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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  ...