Thursday, February 25, 2016

Orange Bowl Memories

Two videos from 2008...the same year the Orange Bowl was demolished.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Hotel Halcyon - 1920s

from the Miami Daily Metropolis, Dec. 27, 1921.

The Hotel Halcyon at the corner of 12th Street and Ave B;
now Flagler St. & 2nd Avenue. (1924)

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Miami's 'filthy' streets in 1912

In January of 1912, a Miami visitor sent a letter to the editors of the Miami Daily Metropolis complaining of "peanut hulls, orange skins and trash of every kind on Twelfth street [now Flagler Street] Sunday mornings."

Miami Daily Metropolis, Jan. 22, 1912.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016