CORAL GABLES POSTCARDS

The Land Boom of the 1920s

 

MIAMI BILTMORE HOTEL and COUNTRY CLUB

1200 Avenue Anastasia seen for miles in flat Miami.

Architects: Schultze and Weaver (1925-1926)

The Largest Hotel Pool in World When It Opened

The Patio at the Biltmore

 

City Hall 405 Biltmore Way (1927-1928)

Phineas Paist & Denman, Fink architects

 

A planned city of canals and theme architecture . . .

Coral Gables Country Club Mediterranean Revival

Antila Hotel one of many small hotels in Boom.

1923 design by Kiehnel & Eliot

Located on DeSoto Boulevard

1925 Grenada Boulevard Entrance by Denman Fink

The Most Impressive of the Entranceways

Strict Design and Other Rules

Commercial Buildings Also Must Been Design Rules

Tropical Racetrack Just Outside Gables Border

Spanish Villa in Coral Gables

1924 Venetian Pool Largest City Pool in USA

Built by Denman Fink & Pineas Paist at Rock Quarry