Meridian-Avenue

1555 Meridian Avenue, Miami Beach, Miami, Florida
Historic photo from the Library of Congress

Oooh, aaaah! Deco curves. This whole area is just loaded with Deco. Can’t quite find it on Google Street View, but maybe you can – it shoud be around here. Check out the Historic American Buildings Survey record for the historic district, including 81 pictures.

From the LoC:

1555 MERIDIAN AVENUE, SOUTH ELEVATION, SHOWING CURVED ENTRANCE BAYS

I’ve spent a lot of time going through the LoC’s photo archives, which make available the Historic American Buildings Survey / Historic American Engineering Record photos. I urge you to check them out yourself!

The Elson-Dudley House is a historic home located on 29th Avenue, Meridian. Built in 1894 by Julius and Dora Neubauer Elson, some of Meridian’s earliest settlers, the home is a Victorian Eastlake Movement home with Queen Anne influence.

The home was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 18, 1979. The house holds 16 rooms and 10 fireplaces.

‪#‎historichouseportrait‬ (at Historic Downtown Meridian)

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1025 Meridian Avenue, Miami Beach, Miami, Florida
Historic photo from the Library of Congress

Another little Deco apartment building. Today, shows Google Street View, it’s painted yellow and teal. Check out the Historic American Buildings Survey record for the historic district, including 81 pictures.

From the LoC:

1025 MERIDIAN AVENUE, WEST ELEVATION

I’ve spent a lot of time going through the LoC’s photo archives, which make available the Historic American Buildings Survey / Historic American Engineering Record photos. I urge you to check them out yourself!