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Florida Photograph Collection

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Box 1

Box 2

Box 3

Box 4

Box 5

Box 6

Box 7

Case 5

Photographs and postcards of Opa Locka

Box 9

Winter Bathing at Hardie's Casino



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Florida Photograph Collection, 1886-2000 | University of Miami Special Collections

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Collection Overview

Title: Florida Photograph Collection, 1886-2000Add to your cart.View associated digital content.

Predominant Dates:1886-1950

ID: ASM0300

Extent: 10.0 Boxes

Formats/Genres: Boca Raton (Fla.) - Pictorial works, Coral Gables (Fla.) - Pictorial works, Florida - Aerial photographs, Florida - Pictorial works, Florida - Social conditions - Pictorial works, Key West (Fla.) - Pictorial works, Miami (Florida) - Pictorial works, Negatives, Photographs, Saint Augustine (Fla.) - Pictorial works, Seminole Indians - Florida - Pictorial works

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Florida Photograph Collection contains a series of photographs and negatives depicting the state from 1886 to 1950. The content of these includes people, scenery, nature, infrastructure, historic areas and landmarks, housing, commerce, tourism, and aerial views. Cities photographed include, but are not limited to, Miami, Miami Beach, Coconut Grove, St. Augustine, Key West, Coral Gables. Also of particular notice are photographs of Seminole Indians and villages, and historic photographs by Ed Romer from the 1940s of lower income African-American housing from the Sign Company and Gulf State Properties, Inc. in Overtown (Miami).

Subject/Index Terms

Overtown (Miami, Fla.)

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Florida Photograph Collection Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Related Materials:

See also Richard B. Hoit Photograph Collection (ASM0636), and Michael L. Carlebach Photography Collection (ASM0530).

A number of photographs from the Florida Photograph Collection Collection were digitized, and can be viewed in the following link:

For more information please see http://merrick.library.miami.edu/specialCollections/asm0300/.

Preferred Citation: Florida Photograph Collection, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

Finding Aid Revision History: Revised by Laura Capell, 2010 and Cassandra Ruiz, 2016.


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[Box 8: Photographs and postcards of Opa Locka, 2000, n.d., 2013],
[Box 9],
[Box 10: Winter Bathing at Hardie's Casino, March 13, 1921],
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Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Sign Company, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Miami Overtown Dwellings, n.d.Add to your cart.
Item 1: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: View of a congested area of Negro district Frame housesAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: View showing outside toilets used in many sections outside of Negro districtAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 6 & 7 of Dorns Re-sub: Block 67 North 525 N.W. 3rd Court 53rd CourtAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 18-19 blocks 47 North 309,313, 319 & 323 7th StreetAdd to your cart.
Item 5: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 18-19 blocks 47 North 708, 714, 716,&718 N.W. 3rd Court.Add to your cart.
Item 6: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 18-19 blocks 47 North 709,711,715, & 719 3rd CourtAdd to your cart.
Item 7: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 6 of blocks 34 North 340,344, front of N.W. 9th StreetAdd to your cart.
Item 8: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: G Lot 6 of blocks 34 North 340 & 344 of N. W. 9th StreetAdd to your cart.
Item 9: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 13 of blocks 27 North 355 & 357 N. W. 9th Street: Interior of RoomAdd to your cart.
Item 10: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 13 of block 27 North 355 & 357 N. W. 9th Street: Before repairsAdd to your cart.
Item 11: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 13 of blocks 27 North 355 & 357 N. W. 9th Street: House was moved back and repairedAdd to your cart.
Item 12: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 3 & 6 of Whites Re-sub. blocks 26 North 936 N. W. 2nd CourtAdd to your cart.
Item 13: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 3 & 6 of Whites Re-sub. blocks 250 & 258 N. W. 10th Court.Add to your cart.
Item 14: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: 2-4 Framed houses, wired for electricity and equipped with sink and toiletsAdd to your cart.
Item 15: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: M  Lot 3 & 6 White re-sub of block 26 North 936 N.W. 2nd Court and 250 & 258 N.W. 9th StreetAdd to your cart.
Item 16: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 13 of Baldwin and Oxar Subdivision 13333, 1333A & N.W. 1st PlaceAdd to your cart.
Item 17: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lots 6, 7, 10, 11, 14, 15,  & 18 of blocks WaddellAdd to your cart.
Item 18: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lots 6, 7, 10, 11, 14, 15, & 18 of block 34 of WaddellAdd to your cart.
Item 19: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 23 of block 5 of Dale Miller Tract add. #1673 N.W. 5th Avenue.Add to your cart.
Item 20: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: West half of lot 10 of Subd. Of Lots 3 & 4 in blocks17 of EricksonAdd to your cart.
Item 21: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 36 of block 10 of Dale Miller 1733 N. W. 5th PlaceAdd to your cart.
Item 22: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Eight houses four facing N.W. 1st Place and four facing N.W. 2nd Avenue,Add to your cart.
Item 23: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: NW 19th these houses are similar to those shown for WaddellAdd to your cart.
Item 24: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 12 of PeacockAdd to your cart.
Item 25: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lot 8 of PeacockAdd to your cart.
Item 26: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lots 4, 5, & 6 of Grant Park: 2118, 2120 & NW 5th CourtAdd to your cart.
Item 27: Gulf State Properties, Inc.: Lots 34, 35, & 36 of NW Avenue Addition 2059, 2061 NW 5th PlaceAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Miami Overtown Dwellings, n.d.Add to your cart.

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[Box 9],
[Box 10: Winter Bathing at Hardie's Casino, March 13, 1921],
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