St. Clair Metropolitan Beach

St. Clair Metropolitan Beach Michigan

Stock #: 198029
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
State: Michigan (MI)
Publisher: Colourpicture
Postmark: 1952 Aug-26
PM City: Mount Clemens
PM State: MI
Stamp: 2c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Beach scene looking east from terrace. The largest and finest fresh water beach of its kind in the world. One of the many new recreational facilities now being created by the Huron Clinton Metropolitan Authority. Located 5 miles east of Mt. Clemens and 22 miles N.E. from downtown Detroit. Connecting highways from Beach parkway are Gratiot, Jefferson and Harper. The park covers 550 acres, of which 55 acres is fine beach sand stretching more than one mile along Lake St. Clair. Up to 30,000 people may be accommodated at one time