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The Miami area was inhabited for thousands of years by indigenous Native American tribes.
The Tequestas occupied the area for a thousand years before encountering Europeans. In 1566 admiral Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, Florida’s first governor, claimed the area for Spain.
The Gulf Stream, a warm ocean current, runs northward just 15 miles (24 km) off the coast, allowing the city's climate to stay warm and mild all year.
View from one of the higher points in Miami, west of downtown.
Unsurprisingly, these officers enforced social codes far beyond the written law.
Quigg, for example, "personally and publicly beat a colored bellboy to death for speaking directly to a white woman." The collapse of the Florida land boom of the 1920s, the 1926 Miami Hurricane, and the Great Depression in the 1930s slowed development.
In 1836, the US built Fort Dallas as part of its development of the Florida Territory and attempt to suppress and remove the Seminole.
The Miami area was better known as "Biscayne Bay Country" in the early years of its growth.The city's nickname, The Magic City, comes from this rapid growth.Winter visitors remarked that the city grew so much from one year to the next that it was like magic.In the late 19th century, reports described the area as a promising wilderness.The Great Freeze of 1894–95 hastened Miami's growth, as the crops of the Miami area were the only ones in Florida that survived.