Thousands of years before Europeans arrived, a large portion of south east
Florida, including the area where Miami, Florida exists today, was inhabited by ...
In 1830, Richard Fitzpatrick, a prominent figure in the politics of Territorial Florida,
purchased the Bahamian-held lands on the Miami River, and established a ...
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 ...
South Florida was settled more than four thousand years ago by primitive ... The
name Miami comes from the Calusa word "Mayami," meaning "Big Water.
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, ...
History of Miami Beach and South Florida Para español presione aquí.
old_miamibeach The first South Floridians were the Tequesta Indians, who
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 ...
Jan 23, 2014 ... But do you know where the name Miami came from?There were a number of
Native American tribes in what is today called Florida: the ...
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
The opening of Hialeah Park in 1925 as a horse track received more coverage in
the Miami media than any other sporting event in the history of Miami up to that ...