Miami Beach is celebrating it's centennial for 100 hours from March 22-26! Check out these old pictures from the archives...
Before all of the development, Miami Beach was just a barrier island off the coast of mangrove swamps and the everglades. In fact, Henry Flagler didn't even want to extend his railroads down to Miami because he thought nothing would ever come of the cities... Until there was a hard winter and most of the country froze, killing lots of crops, but not in Miami!
- Most famous swimming area in Miami Beach running the length of Ocean Drive from 5th to 15th streets.
Open Air Theater by Miami Beach
Built up Beachline
Miami International Boat Show in the 1950's or 1960's
The beach has been built up to all its splendor by now, as it is today.