PHOTOS of Opa-Locka in the 1930’s & 1940’s, the city that was originally named Opa-tisha-woka-locka

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Opa-tisha-woka-locka was the original name? Sure was. The city was founded in 1926. The photos above show city hall, a girl and boy baseball team practice, and some shots of the early stages of the airport. The airport which obviously still exists today, was originally for Navy and Military use.

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