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Date

3-1978

Description

The Fontainebleu Hotel in Miami Beach is the largest and grandest example of Miami Modernist Architecture (MiMo). It was designed by Morris Lapidus, who designed many of the building in Miami Beach, and completed in 1954. In 2008 the Fontainebleu Hotel was added the United States Register of Historic Places.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fontainebleau_Miami_Beach

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This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Creator 2 Role

Architect

Creator 3 Dates

1902-2001

Building Type

Hotel

Building Style

International Style

Subject Headings

Architecture -- Resort Architecture -- Florida -- Miami Beach;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Florida

City Name

Miami Beach

Keywords

architecture; Miami Modernist Architecture; MiMo; Morris Lapidus; Fontainebleu Hotel; Miami Beach, Florida; hisoric buildings; aerial; tourism; waterfront; Oceanfront;

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