Miami Shores in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Activity was renewed in Biscayne in 1892 with the building of the first county road, from Lantana to Lemon City, through Biscayne, and the post office was reopened. Later a railroad depot and a school were built. In the 1920s, Miami Shores was developed where the community of Biscayne once stood.
Erected by The Historical Association of Southern Florida.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Postal Mail and Philately marker
Location. 25° 51.854′ N, 80° 10.261′ W. Marker is in Miami Shores, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker is at the intersection of North Bayshore Drive and Northeast 96th Street, on the right when traveling north on North Bayshore Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Miami FL 33138, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Cushman School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Arch Creek (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pioneer Boat Builders' Site (approx. 2.6 miles away); Lemon City Cemetery (approx. 2.6 miles away); Arch Creek Bridge (approx. 2.6 miles away); Arch Creek Road Military Trail (approx. 2.6 miles away); Little Haiti's Mache Ayisyen-"The Caribbean Marketplace" (approx. 2.7 miles away); Biscayne House of Refuge (approx. 3.2 miles away).
Also see . . . The Miami Shores Story. Miami Shores Village (Submitted on October 3, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 2, 2014, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.