The Kay Family and the Clevelander Hotel

Kay Family and the Clevelander Hotel

Read Time: 4 mins Editors Note: The Barbara Baer Capitman archive’s “Historic Threads” project is sponsored in part by the Department of State, Division of Historical Resources and the State of Florida. According to […]

Off to the World Congress: 1991 to 2023

World Congresses

Read Time: 8 mins by Robin Grow, Vice-President, ICADS and President, Art Deco and Modernism Society of Australia A regular highlight (and a major Initiative) of ICADS activities for the last three decades has […]

41st Street Through the Years

Read Time: 4 mins 41st Street is a key thoroughfare in the Mid-Beach section of Miami Beach, although the area in which it was constructed was once known as “North Beach”. Beginning in the […]

Deauville Implosion

Read Time: < 1 min Today we lost the North Beach landmark Deauville Hotel due to demolition by neglect. We captured this footage of the implosion and ensuing demolition cloud. An important part of our cultural, […]

The Cameo Theater

Read Time: 4 mins The Cameo Theater at 1445 Washington Avenue opened its doors on November 4th, 1938. It is located in the Española Way Historic District, which in 1986 became the first historic […]

The Roney Plaza Hotel

Read Time: 3 mins The Roney Plaza Hotel, considered the very first of many monumental beachfront resorts, was once located at Collins Avenue and 23rd Street. It was built by New Jersey lawyer Newton […]

Deauville Hotel Timeline

Read Time: 7 mins MDPL has developed a timeline starting with the first residential tower approval in 2003 (unbuilt). We plan to update this timeline – you can bookmark this page to stay in […]

Guest Post: Hidden History of the Venetian Islands

Read Time: 2 mins About the Author: Jason Katz is the publisher of Islandia Journal, a (sub)tropical journal of myth, folklore, history, ecology, cryptozoology, and the paranormal. He is a contributing editor at Burnaway […]