Miami’s first oil well is (18 May 1922)

Miami’s first oil well is spudded a few miles west of Coconut Grove on Bird Road. (18 May 1922) Newspapers: Daily Miami Metropolis, The Miami Metropolis (daily), The Daily Metropolis or Miami Daily Metropolis Page: 1, Section: N/A

Scientists are on a 15 (12 Dec 1919)

Scientists are on a 15 day cruise on the yacht Dorothy collecting data on Florida fish and birds. (12 Dec 1919) Newspapers: Daily Miami Metropolis, The Miami Metropolis (daily), The Daily Metropolis or Miami Daily Metropolis Page: 5, Section: N/A

The Miami Beach city council (16 Jul 1919)

The Miami Beach city council passes laws protecting birds, alligators and crocodiles. (16 Jul 1919) Newspapers: Daily Miami Metropolis, The Miami Metropolis (daily), The Daily Metropolis or Miami Daily Metropolis Page: 1, Section: N/A

The Med Kellum is raised (8 Oct 1912)

The Med Kellum is raised after much difficulty. Vessels in the news: Bird, Mount Vernon, Virginia, New Venice, Etta Thompson, Captain Collier and Dr. Lykes. (8 Oct 1912) Newspapers: Daily Miami Metropolis, The Miami Metropolis (daily), The Daily Metropolis or Miami Daily Metropolis Page: 8, Section: N/A