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Catalog Number 2007.050.013
Object Name Postcard
Title Entrance to Belle Isle, Detroit, Mich.
Scope & Content Color postcard depicting the approach to the Belle Isle Bridge with automobiles on the road lined with flowerbeds.
Printed on verso: Belle Isle. Belle Isle is in the Detroit River between Detroit and Windsor, Canada, The Island contains 702 acres and is entirely covered with one of the most beautiful parks in the United States, having some 21 mile of Macadam Roads; a magnificent Casino; Pavilions; Boat Houses; Aquarium; Horticultural Hall and Zoological Gardens. The Island was purchased by Detroit in 1879 and has since then expended $1,600,000 in beautifying it.
Date c. 1910
Collection Postcard
Search Terms Belle Isle