Wednesday, April 23, 2014

1927 newspaper ad for the Venetian Bridge


From the Miami Daily News, April 29, 1927.







Sunday, April 20, 2014

Newspaper ad for the Playhouse West Steak Pit in Coconut Grove


From the Miami News, April 24, 1964.


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Friday, April 11, 2014

Horse races, Hialeah Park - 1939


Photographs by Marion Post Wolcott
Via the Library of Congress.

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Thursday, April 10, 2014

Palms and Sunshine - 1921


ORIGINAL CAPTION: "Palms and Sunshine near Miami, Fla."
Photograph by William Fishbaugh. (1921)
Via the Library of Congress
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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Beacon Hotel on Ocean Drive, March 1980


Beacon Hotel, 720 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach.
Photograph by Walter Smalling.
via Library of Congress.




1974 newspaper ad for the Playboy Plaza, Miami Beach


From the Miami News, April 9, 1974.