Canal And Bridge, Belle Isle

Canal And Bridge, Belle Isle Detroit Michigan


Stock #: 25804
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: Detroit
State: Michigan (MI)
County: Wayne
Postmark: 1909
PM City: Detroit
PM State: MI
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Grand Canal, Belle Isle, Detroit River, Belle Isle the playground of the people of Detroit, is one of the most beautiful parks in this country. It has many beautiful canals, a large Casing and Pavillon where refreshments are served. It contains 702 acres and has twenty miles of macadeam roadway. It has a the zoo, Aquarium. Horticultural building and Bathing Pavilion with 1,000 private rooms. Belle Isle was purchased bly Detroit in 1879 and the city has spent $2,000,000 to make it an enjoyable spot for her citizens and guests.