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  Miami
During the next 20 years the Miami, as well as the neighboring Illinois, suffered a rapid population decline from several epidemics the most important of which was malaria (ague) which became common in the Mississippi Valley during this period.
Following in the wake of the Iroquois retreat, by 1700 all of the Miami were "back home again in Indiana" with most of their villages concentrated along the upper Wabash and Kankakee Rivers while the Wea and Piankashaw settled on the middle and lower Wabash in the western part of the state.
On October 7, 1846, 555 Miami left Indiana by canal boat and were settled at the approach of winter along the Marais des Cygnes River in eastern Kansas on land adjoining the Piankashaw, Wea, and Peoria.
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  Miami, Florida - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Miami and the surrounding metropolitan area are situated on northern Biscayne Bay between the Everglades and the Atlantic Ocean.
Miami is served by Miami-Dade County Public Schools which is the largest school district in Florida and the fourth largest in the United States, with a student enrollment of 414,128 (as of February 15, 2006).
Miami International Airport and the Port of Miami are among the nation's busiest ports of entry, especially for cargo from South America and the Caribbean.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Miami   (5661 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Miami Indians
He describes the Miami as the most civilized, liberal, and shapely of the three tribes then assembled in the town.
The final removal to Kansas was made by the main Miami band under military pressure in 1846, the Wea and Piankishaw having preceded them by a new of years.
The main body of the Miami in Indiana throughout this period and for some years after their removal in 1846 were entirely neglected; without either religious or educational work, they sank to the lowest depths through dissipation, and were rapidly and constantly diminishing by intemperance and drunken murders.
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 Miami Heat Encyclopedia Article @ LaunchBase.net (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Upon Smith's return, Miami posted a winning record in February and March, but it wasn't enough to dig themselves out of the 13-27 hole they began in.
They were seeded first in the playoffs, and swept through the first two rounds by winning eight consecutive games against New Jersey and Washington and advancing to the Eastern Conference Finals against defending champion Detroit.
The teams split the first four games, before Miami pushed the Pistons to the brink of elimation with an easy 92-78 victory in Game 5 - but in the process lost Dwyane Wade to a strained muscle suffered on an attempted crossover.
www.launchbase.net /encyclopedia/Miami_Heat   (1451 words)

  
 The Official Miami Vice DVD Movie Site - Watch the Miami vice Trailer and Meet the Cast
The Miami Vice Trailer reveals that the cocaine cowboys of the 80's are gone, but Miami's Casablanca allure, the undercover cops and the attitudes of Michael Mann's culturally influential television series have been enhanced by time in the feature film version of Miami Vice.
As seen in the Miami Vice Trailer Urbane and dead smart, Tubbs lives with Bronx-born intel analyst Trudy, played by British actress Naomie Harris (whose other movies include 28 Days Later, Pirates of the Caribbean II and III), as their team works to infiltrate the group responsible for the deaths.
Miami Vice trailer stars Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx, Gong Li, Naomie Harris and Ciarán Hinds and is written and movie directed by Michael Mann, who also produces along with Pieter Jan Brugge; Anthony Yerkovich serves as executive producer.
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 Miami Real Estate, Miami Homes Preconstruction Condos
The Miami Real Estate is among the most vibrant in the US market.
Condos and pre-construction properties in Miami and Miami Beach.
Miami preconstruction condos to provide you with the best purchase opportunities in the Miami and Miami Beach real estate market.
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 Miami
The Miami are a North American Indian tribe which inhabited an area to the south and west of Lake Michigan when the first Europeans entered the area in the later 1600s.
Most of the Miami had sold their land to American settlers by 1820, and were moved to reservations in Missouri.
In 1846 the remaining Miami were forcibly moved to Kansas and then again to Oklahoma in the 1870s.
www.mnsu.edu /emuseum/cultural/northamerica/miami.html   (351 words)

  
 Miami Hotels Guide
Miami and Miami Beach are interchangeable in the minds of most tourists, but in reality Miami is more than just Miami Beach, it is culturally and commercially diversified metropolis.
While Miami's art and music scenes have been influenced by a confluence of cultures, Miami's cuisine has been the main beneficiary, producing a cooking style unlike anything else in the world.
Miami's tropical environment provides hospitality to the Miami Beach Botanical Gardens, Miami Metrozoo, Seaquarium and Monkey Jungle which are wonderful "museums" of wilderness and nature.
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 Miami Dolphins Team Page
Miami and Washington are both trying to get off to a good start after they struggled through disappointing seasons last year.
Miami Dolphins linebacker Joey Porter says his surgically repaired right knee feels better every day, and he's expected to play in the season opener Sunday at Washington
Cameron comes to Miami from San Diego, where he spent the last five seasons (2002-06) orchestrating the Chargers' potent offense.
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 Miami travel guide - Wikitravel
Miami [1] is the commercial center of Florida, USA and is located in the southern part of the state on the Atlantic ocean.
Miami has a large and elaborate public bus system which covers the entire county and connects, at northern points, to the bus system in Greater Fort Lauderdale.
Miami, despite being heralded in the news as a center of crime and drug smuggling, is relatively safe for the passing tourist.
wikitravel.org /en/Miami   (3650 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: miami   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Miami Maps Explore Miami with maps, satellite images, directions and more.
Miami Travel Deals SkyAuction offers thousands of auctions for flights, hotel nights, cruises, and more every day.
Miami, FL Apartments - Rent.com Rent.com is a free, easy service.
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 Miami city guide, United States - Time Out Travel
What Manhattan is to the state of New York, Miami is to Florida.
Miami's top restaurants, bars and cafes independently reviewed.
The ideal beach companion, the third edition of Time Out Miami gives the lowdown on what to see and where to be seen in the wildest, wackiest and most glamorous of US cities.
www.timeout.com /travel/miami   (250 words)

  
 Miami Real Estate - Find Realtors and Miami Homes using Realtor.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Miami Homes: Realtor.com has over two million active home listings nationwide.
Miami Realtors®: Almost anyone can sell you real estate, but only Realtors® are backed by the National Association of Realtors® and are bound by its strict Code of Ethics.
Realtor.com is the headquarters for Miami Association of Realtors® and is eager to help find a Realtor® near you.
www.realtor.com /Regional_Real_Estate/miami.html   (261 words)

  
 Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami
Carlos T. Moraes, Ph.D. New findings published by scientists at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine are calling into question the prevailing theory on the origins of Alzheimer’s Disease – and may suggest new targets for therapies to treat the disease.
Researchers from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine surveyed students at a Miami-Dade County public high school and found white Hispanic teens were more likely to use tanning beds and less likely to consider themselves at risk for skin cancer or protect themselves from the sun than white non-Hispanic teens.
Juan Carlos Ramos, M.D., assistant professor of clinical medicine in the Division of Hematology Oncology at the University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, is one of only five researchers in the nation to receive a prestigious Damon Runyon Clinical Investigator Award.
www.med.miami.edu   (0 words)

  
 Miami, Florida; Miami Vacation, Florida Dining, Florida Nightlife by VISIT FLORIDA
Miami is one of the nation’s most wellrounded metropolitan destinations due to its arts scene, shopping, family attractions, and hotspot Miami Beach.
Miami’s overall cuisine and arts scene sway Cuban, blended with other local Caribbean influence.
Miami Seaquarium ranks as one of Florida’s first marine attractions, but keeps up-to-date with dolphin interaction programs and environmentally inclined exhibits.
www.visitflorida.com /destinations/area.php/ca=63   (0 words)

  
 Miami hotels, cheap hotels, lodgings, accommodation - hotel reservations
Located in Southeast Florida, half of Miami's inhabitants are of Hispanic origin with Spanish being the predominant language.
Miami Beach is a haven for sunbathers and recreational enthusiasts alike, and the most visited part of Miami Beach is probably South Beach, where visitors are treated to the spectacular sights of the Art Deco district.
Renovated in the spring of 2005 The Crowne Plaza Miami International Airport is known as "The Place to Meet" is centrally located near the Miami International Airport (MIA), putting all the excitement of Miami and South Beach within easy reach.
www.all-hotels.com /miami-hotels.htm   (1086 words)

  
 Miami-Dade County - Port of Miami
Miami-Dade county and the Port of Miami offer for sale container handling gantry cranes #1, 2, and 3 with surplus equipment, spare parts, and scrap.
The Port of Miami is pleased to welcome a new all water service from the Far East to U.S. East Coast.
The Seaport Access workshop involved all county, city and port stakeholders to address congestion and growth in the Downtown area, as well as access to and from the Port.
www.miamidade.gov /portofmiami   (327 words)

  
 Miami Dolphins | NFL Football at CBS SportsLine.com
Miami's minicamp on June 8 will provide a good measuring stick as to where the team's quarterbacking situation stands.
According to the Miami Herald, the Dolphins are willing to slightly increase the worth of their offer for Trent Green, turning the sixth-round pick on the table into a conditional pick.
Green's agent would not elaborate on specific conditions, but his recent conversations with Miami were enough to convince him of the possibility.
www.sportsline.com /nfl/teams/page/MIA   (408 words)

  
 Miami, Florida; Miami Vacation, Florida Dining, Florida Nightlife by VISIT FLORIDA
Miami is one of the nation’s most wellrounded metropolitan destinations due to its arts scene, shopping, family attractions, and hotspot Miami Beach.
Miami Seaquarium ranks as one of Florida’s first marine attractions, but keeps up-to-date with dolphin interaction programs and environmentally inclined exhibits.
At its southern extremes, the Miami area turns agricultural and natural in Homestead, tropical fruit capital and home to a grand new auto-racing speedway.
www.flausa.com /destinations/area.php/ca=63   (858 words)

  
 Miami Travel Guide | Fodor's Online
Miami is different from any other city in America -- or any city in Latin America for that matter, even though it has a distinctly Latin flavor.
Resting on a paved swamp between the Everglades and the Atlantic Ocean, the city is subject to periodic flooding, hurricanes, and the onslaught of swallow-size mosquitoes.
Despite the downsides, however, Miami is a vibrant city.
www.fodors.com /miniguides/mgresults.cfm?destination=miami@102   (236 words)

  
 Miami Apartments
Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach make up the most populated area of Florida and are at the heart of the state's economy and culture.
Miami's main attractions (aside from the beach and all the tanned, toned bodies on it) include the Miami Seaquarium, the Parrot Jungle and several pro sports teams.
In Miami, there is a wide range of apartments, condos and homes to choose from.
www.rent.com /rentals/florida/miami-and-vicinity/miami   (711 words)

  
 Miami University: Admission
You are NOT a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident and wish to enroll at Miami as an undergraduate student.
Also for students who have attended another college during the last 12 months and would like to attend Miami for one semester as a non-degree student.
You are a parent of a student considering undergraduate studies at Miami.
www.miami.muohio.edu /admission_for   (237 words)

  
 Miami-Dade County - Port of Miami
Officials at the Port of Miami commend Florida Senators for including $500,000 in the Senate Energy and Water Bill for Phase III Dredging - a huge success for the deepening project that will bring the entrance channel to a depth of 52 feet and the main channel to a depth of 50 feet.
The Port of Miami is pleased to announce the launching of a new service from mainland China to Miami.
The Port of Miami is conducting Director's Round Table discussions to foster a greater understanding of each Stakeholders role and responsibility now and in the future.
www.co.miami-dade.fl.us /portofmiami   (731 words)

  
 Miami Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Half of Miami's population is Hispanic, giving the city an international outlook that feels rare in the USA.
Bluelist it › If you want your list to be considered for the Miami book, use the keyword 'highlight'.
'Miami' is Seminole Indian for 'big water', and is thought once to have referred to Miami River.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/north-america/usa/miami   (411 words)

  
 Miami Vice (2006)
I essentially went into the theater to watch Miami Vice expecting a reaction similar to when I viewed "Ali" and "Collateral" on the big screen.
So it was with Miami Vice that I didn't think Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx as a team were right for the roles.
I gave Michael Mann the benefit of the doubt considering he directed the TV series that I barely remember since I was only an adolescent.
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 "CSI: Miami" (2002)
CSI Miami is an entertaining show that really has picked up David Caruso's career up from the Ocean floor.
He is very blessed, indeed, to be experiencing success as a lead actor on a famous show since his NYPD Blue days.
CSI Miami is more about style than content.
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 Miami Florida
Add sparkling waters that are a magnet for boating enthusiasts, fishermen, divers and water sports aficionados to the equation and it is easy to see why Miami is a number one choice for active travelers of all ages and skill levels.
Miami’s streets are often busy, some of its attractions often attract crowds, and a few days can leave more to choose from than you have time to include, so knowing the active options in advance—and how to manage your time and movements—is essential Miami planning.
Discover what Miami has to offer right here at www.miami-florida.com Whether you are looking for information on upcoming events, weather, beaches, or attractions -- need rates/photos/panimage tours of our hotels -- or just want to take a step back in time while wandering through our historical photo album -- we have it all right here!
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 EarthCam - Miami Cams
Ranked America's #1 Healthiest City by Natural Health Magazine in 2002, Miami caters to multinational visitors with some of the world's top golf, tennis and sporting facilities, restaurants, nightclubs, and entertainment.
Miami has mild year-round weather and add the Atlantic Ocean for boating, fishermen, divers and water sports enthusiasts and it's easy to see why Miami is a tourist magnet.
The News Cafe opened for business in 1988 on the corner of 8th Street and Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, a sidewalk cafe open 24/7 with a news kiosk, bar, full-service kitchen, and additional sidewalk and courtyard seating for leisurely, European-style dining and people watching.
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