Arva Moore Parks McCabe Papers - 1800s-1998

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HMA0125

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Arva Moore Parks McCabe Papers - 1800s-1998

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  • 1800s-1998 (Creation)

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13.00 Boxes

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(1939-2020)

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Photocopies of legal and historical materials, typescripts, minutes, reports and notes relate either to Arva Moore Parks' research or to her work on various community boards. Includes considerable material on the deliberations that preceded the restoration of the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. Material on the Bi-Tri Racial Advisory Committee dates from 1977-1988; that of the New World Advisory Committee, from 1977 to 1982.

The 2016 accural contains copies of documents, newspaper articles and ephemera pertaining to the City of Miami Police, aviation and the Port of Miami.

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Series: 1. Primary Research Materials

Series: 2.  Bi-Tri Racial Committee [Dade County schools]

Series: 3. Community activities

Series 4. Architectural papers

Series 5. Newspapers

Series 6: City of Miami Police papers

Series 7: Aviation and Port of Miami  papers

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Gift of Arva Moore Parks, 1998 & 2016

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1988-169

2016-246

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© Copyright 2019 HistoryMiami Archives & Research Center. All rights reserved.

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