Laura Caldera

Spanish Rule and Indian Wars

The Origins of Miami 52 years after Ponce de Leon landed in Florida’s coast, and named it after its beautiful tropical flora and fauna, a man by the name of Pedro Menéndez de Avilés was the first Spaniard to successfully land and colonize Florida’s coast in 1565 with...
Posted On 23 Jun 2013
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The First People

The origin of Miami Was considered a delicacy reserved only for the tribe leaders. They were also quite the handy craftsmen, using the leftovers from their hunts and plants around them to make jewelry, pots, miscellaneous things and weapons with shark teeth. When the Settlers...
Posted On 23 Jun 2013
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Independence Day

  ON JULY 4, 1776, DECLARING INDEPENDENCE FROM THE GREAT BRITAIN The 4th of July was the day America drafted the Declaration of Independence in 1776. It is a day recognized as the day that America freed herself from the tyranny of the British Empire. This day had such an...
Posted On 05 Jun 2013
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