George E. Merrick was the creator of Coral Gables, Florida also known as "The City Beautiful". This 97 page book covers the early years of the Merrick family, the development of Coral Gables, an essay on "What Merrick Was Like" and a section on how streets were named in the city.
George E. Merrick and Coral Gables book by Kathryne Ashley
The perfect addition to any collector of vintage Florida memorabilia. See how George Merrick, a self-made man who loved Mediterranean architecture, envisioned and built the city of Coral Gables, establishing it as a community of architectural excellence.