1972 Perfect Season

The Decades: 1970 – 1979

South Florida was the center of politics in the early 1970s. Both party’s political conventions were held on Miami Beach. Richard Nixon accepted the Republican nomination and Senator George McGovern…

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Paul George at Cocoplovis Mansion on Brickell Ave in 1988

Miami’s Walking Encyclopedia

One of the most common requests from our members is to hear the story of how Dr. Paul George became a Florida historian. In particular, people want to know how…

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Port of Miami in 1964

The Decades: 1960 – 1969

Growth during the decade of the 1960s was an extension of the growth experienced in the prior decade. With the building and opening of expressways, the suburbs experienced rapid growth….

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