Barbara Baer Capitman’s 100th Birthday

On April 9th, 2020, we celebrated the centennial (100th) year anniversary of the birthday of MDPL’s founder, Barbara Baer Capitman. We will be forever be in debt for her dedication, fierce determination and innovation for saving Miami Beach’s Art Deco District. Without her passion, 800 buildings may not have been recognized on the National Register […]

Barbara Baer Capitman’s Run For Commissioner

Barbara Baer Capitman, the founder of MDPL, ran for the office of Miami Beach Commission back in 1983. Although she lost the election, her vision for Miami Beach endures to this day. Her campaign slogan was “Restore Our Paradise”. Shown is an archival political ad for her campaign including a notice for meetups and swim […]