Thursday, December 18, 2014

1927 newspaper ad for Carl G. Fisher Properties, Miami Beach


From the Miami Daily News, Feb. 26, 1927.






Thursday, December 11, 2014

Miami Beach apartment houses - 1980

Sunrise Court Apartments, 720 Lenox Ave., Miami Beach. 
All photographs by Walter Smalling, via Library of Congress. 
(1980)


Entrance to 1577 16th Street, Miami Beach. 

1030 6th Street, Miami Beach.
(Click images to enlarge.)

Apartment building and courtyard, 7th Street and Lenox Avenue,
Miami Beach. 



Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Soldiers and girls relax on Miami Beach during WW II


Original caption: "Soldiers cavorting with girls - Miami Beach
between 1942 and 1943."
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Saturday, December 6, 2014

1913 newspaper ads in the Miami Daily Metropolis

From the Miami Daily Metropolis, June 4, 1913.




June 5, 1913. 



Sunday, November 30, 2014

Vintage images of MacArthur Causeway

Looking east towards Miami Beach. Bridge to Star Island
is at lower left. 1959
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Looking west from Alton Road. Biscaya Hotel 
is right center. 1959

Looking west from Alton Road - 1960

Looking east towards Miami Beach - 1960



Thursday, November 20, 2014

Fishermen in Key West - 1938


Photograph by Arthur Rothstein.
via the Library of Congress
(Click here to enlarge.)

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