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    • Lansing - "Olds Hall, M. S. C."

    • Color postcard from 1945 of Olds Hall on the Michigan State University (formerly Michigan State College) campus in East Lansing, Michigan. The building was the result of a donation by Ransom E. Olds in 1917. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing,...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Olds Hall (East Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State University; schools; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - "Sarah Williams Dormitory, Michigan State College, East Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of Sarah Langdon Williams Hall on the campus of Michigan State University (formerly Michigan State College) in East Lansing, Michigan. The dormitory was built in 1937 and dedicated to the wife of the first president of the...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Sarah Langdon Williams Hall (East Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State University; schools; dormitories; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - "Bank of Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building) in Lansing, Michigan. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a postcard booklet featuring images from Lansing and East Lansing.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); banks; skyscrapers; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - "Abbott Hall [sic] and Mason Hall, Michigan State College, East Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of Mason-Abbot Hall on the campus of Michigan State University (formerly Michigan State College) in East Lansing, Michigan. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a postcard booklet featuring images from Lansing...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Mason-Abbot Hall (East Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State University; schools; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - "Industrial School"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of the State Industrial School for Boys in Lansing, Michigan. The school was established in 1855 and sought to reform delinquent boys through discipline, schooling and vocational training. Part of "Souvenir Folder of...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); State Industrial School for Boys (Lansing, Mich.); schools; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - "Michigan State College, East Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of buildings of Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) in East Lansing, Michigan. Included are the MSU Auditorium, Music Building and Jenison Field House. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State University; Jenison Field House (East Lansing, Mich.); MSU Auditorium (East Lansing, Mich.); MSU Music Building (East Lansing, Mich.); buildings; auditoriums; sports & recreation...
    • Lansing - "The Sparrow Hospital"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of Sparrow Hospital, opened in 1912 in Lansing, Michigan. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a postcard booklet featuring images from Lansing and East Lansing.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); E. W. Sparrow Hospital (Lansing, Mich.); hospitals; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - "The Tower at M.S.C."

    • Color postcard from 1945 of the Beaumont Tower on the Michigan State University (formerly Michigan State College) in East Lansing, Michigan. The tower was built in 1928 on the site of College Hall, the first building in America built for the...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Beaumont Tower (East Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State University; schools; buildings; bell towers; clock towers; postcards
    • Detroit - "Air View of Briggs Stadium and Skyline of Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1940 showing an aerial view of Tiger Stadium (then Briggs Field) on Michigan Avenue and the Detroit, Michigan skyline. The Detroit River and Ontario, Canada are visible in the background. Tiger Stadium was built in 1912 and was...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Tiger Stadium (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); U.S. Route 12 (Mich.); aerial views; skyscrapers; cityscapes; sports fieldss; sports & recreation facilities;...
    • Detroit - "Skyline of Detroit, Michigan, at Night"

    • Color postcard from 1938 depicting the skyline of Detroit, Michigan from the Canadian shore across the Detroit River. The two tallest buildings in the skyline are the Greater Penobscot Building, built in 1928, and the Guardian Building, built in...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Rowland, Wirt C. (Wirt Clinton), 1878-1946; Smith, Hinchman and Grylls; cityscapes; skyscrapers;...
    • Detroit - "Washington Boulevard from Grand Circus Park, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1928-1930 showing a view down Washington Boulevard from Grand Circus Park in Detroit, Michigan. The building in the foreground on the left is the David Whitney Building, built in 1915 and designed by Daniel Burnham. On the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; Kamper, Louis,...
    • Detroit - "Soldiers' Monument, City Hall and Dime Bank Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1913 showing the view west from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. On the left in the background is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham), and next to that, can be seen the Penobscot block, with only the original Penobscot...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit - "Ford Motor Company Fordson Plant [and] Lincoln Motor Co."

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1929 showing the Ford Motor Company Fordson Plant in the upper frame and the Lincoln Motor Company in the lower frame, in Detroit, Michigan. This postcard is from the souvenir fold-out pack "Detroit's Largest...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ford Motor Company; Lincoln Motor Company (Detroit, Mich.); automotive industry; aerial views; manufacturing; factories; postcards
    • Detroit - "Book Cadillac Hotel"

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1929 of the Book-Cadillac Hotel building in Detroit, Michigan. The hotel was built in 1924 and designed by Louis Kamper. This postcard is from the souvenir fold-out pack "Detroit's Largest Industries and Hotels."
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Kamper, Louis, 1861-1953; buildings; hotels; postcards
    • Detroit - "Packard Motor Car Co."

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1929 showing the Packard Motor Car Company plant in Detroit, Michigan. This postcard is from the souvenir fold-out pack "Detroit's Largest Industries and Hotels."
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Packard Motor Car Company; automotive industry; aerial views; manufacturing; factories; postcards
    • Detroit - "Detroit Michigan Stove Co., Largest Stove Plant in the World"

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1929 showing the Detroit-Michigan Stove Company (named so after a 1926 merger of the Detroit Stove Works and the Michigan Stove Company) in Detroit, Michigan. This postcard is from the souvenir fold-out pack...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit-Michigan Stove Company; manufacturing; stoves industry; factories; stoves; aerial views; postcards
    • Detroit - "Cadillac Motor Car Co."

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1929 depicting the Cadillac Motor Car Company factory in Detroit, Michigan. This postcard is from the souvenir fold-out pack "Detroit's Largest Industries and Hotels."
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Motor Car Company; automotive industry; manufacturing; aerial views; factories; postcards
    • Detroit - "Parke-Davis and Co."

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1929 of the Parke-Davis & Co. campus in Detroit, Michigan. Until it was acquired by Warner-Lambert in 1970, Parke-Davis was America's oldest and largest pharmaceutical drug producer. The building in the foreground is...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Parke, Davis & Company; pharmaceutical industry; manufacturing; factories; aerial views; postcards
    • Detroit - "Graham-Paige Motors Corporation"

    • Color postcard from circa 1927-1929 showing the Graham-Paige Motors Corporation factory in Detroit, Michigan. This postcard is from the souvenir fold-out pack "Detroit's Largest Industries and Hotels."
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Graham-Paige Motors Corporation; automotive industry; factories; manufacturing; aerial views; postcards

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