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Marine Drive Apartments. Image courtesy CRCC collection.

Vintage postcard of the Marine Drive Apartments. Image courtesy CRCC collection.

Marine Drive Apartments

5060 Marine Drive, near Argyle

The caption on the back of the postcard pictured here reads:

On Lake Michigan, facing beautiful Lincoln Park, this modern 8 story fireproof building offers a cheery, comfortable home of 4 and 5 room apartments with 1 and 2 baths. All electric kitchens, breakfast nooks, parquet floors, Air-Flow heating, sun deck, safety elevators. Balanced floor plan and large open areas afford light, airy cross-ventilated rooms. An ideal location convenient to shopping centers, schools, churches, and all transportation.

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