The Merchandise Mart

The Merchandise Mart Chicago Illinois
Price: $4.95

Stock #: 165553
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Chicago
State: Illinois (IL)
County: Cook
Publisher: Nathan Fox Co.
Postmark: 1947 Apr-07
PM City: Chicago
PM State: Il
Stamp: 1C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Series D-308
The Merchandise mart was erected by Marshall Field & Co., in 1930 at a cost of about $32,000,000. It is twenty-four stories high, two blocks long, one block wide, and contains ninety-three acres of floor space, and six and one-half miles of plate glass display windows. Marshall Field & Co., occupy all the third to the sixth floors, inclusive.