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    • Detroit - Aerial view of Ambassador Bridge

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1930 showing the Ambassador Bridge international crossing over the Detroit River and the Detroit, Michigan skyline in the background.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ambassador Bridge (Mich. and Ont.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); ships; cargo ships; cityscapes; bridges; rivers; railroad yards; skyscrapers;
    • Detroit - Skyline and Detroit River

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1965-1975 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline taken from across the Detroit River in Windsor, Ontario. Buildings in this image include (from left to right): Cobo Center and Arena (1960), Greater Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Windsor (Ont.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Cobo Arena (Detroit, Mich.); Cobo Center (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Detroit River and skyline from Ambassador Bridge

    • Black and white photograph from post-1930 showing the Detroit River and Detroit, Michigan skyline from the Ambassador Bridge International Crossing.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Windsor (Ont.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); cityscapes; skyscrapers; rivers; ships; boats
    • Detroit - "Detroit, Michigan from Windsor, Canada"

    • Color postcard from circa 1930-1935 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River from the opposite bank in Windsor, Ontario. The skyline includes the Greater Penobscot Building, Buhl Building and Guardian Building, all iconic Detroit...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Windsor (Ont.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); rivers; boats; ferries; buildings; cityscapes;...
    • Detroit - "Skyscrapers of Greater Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1916-1918 showing the view south from the Majestic Building, next to the Detroit City Hall in Detroit, Michigan. The top of the city hall (1871) is in the foreground. The red building on the left is the Hammond Building...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building Annex (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Aerial view of downtown, approx. 1953

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1953 of downtown Detroit, Michigan and the Detroit River, taken from the east. Some of the iconic Detroit skyline skyscrapers visible in this image include: Book Building, Book-Cadillac Hotel,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit - "Cadillac's Village, 1701"

    • Black and white reproduction of a print showing Fort Pontchartrain (which would eventually become Detroit) when the settlement was founded in 1701 by Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac. This image was reproduced in a 1947 calendar published for the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Pontchartrain (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); settlements; forts; boats; rivers;
    • Detroit - Skyline looking from the southwest

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1963-1973 showing a skyline view of Detroit, Michigan, from the southwest. Building in this image include, from left to right, Book Building and Tower (1926 - Louis Kamper), J. L. Hudson's department store...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); One Woodward Avenue; J. L Hudson Company (Detroit, Mich.); J. L. Hudson Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); David Stott...
    • Detroit - Detroit Skyline and boating on the river

    • Black and white photograph of the Detroit, Michigan skyline in circa 1977-1987, showing the Renaissance Center towers (first five towers completed 1977), Ford Auditorium (1955), Coleman A. Young Municiple Center (1955 - Harley, Ellington & Day),...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Renaissance Center (Detroit, Mich.); One Woodward Avenue; Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Auditorium (Detroit, Mich.); Coleman A. Young Municipal Center (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Sketch of Detroit in 1826

    • Black and white copy print of a sketch based on General Alexander Macomb's watercolor "Detroit as Seen from the Canadian Shore," from Silas Farmer's "The History of Detroit and Michigan or The Metropolis Illustrated," Detroit: Silas Farmer & Co.,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); rivers; fishing; boats; ; cityscapes
    • 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 - Detroit skyline approx. 1930

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1930 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline from Windsor, Ontario across the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Windsor (Ont.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); J. L....
    • Detroit - Ferry docks on Detroit River

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1955 of the ferry docks on the Detroit River at Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Ford Auditorium (built 1955, demolished 2011), behind the parking lots for the ferries. These ferries took...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Ford Auditorium (Detroit, Mich.); parking lots; auditoriums; rivers; ferries; passenger ships; cargo ships; ships; docks
    • 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 - "Detroit 1872"

    • Black and white reproduction of an 1872 image of the Detroit River and Detroit, Michigan in the background. This image was reproduced in a 1947 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); rivers; boats; cityscapes;
    • Detroit - Detroit, approx. 1820

    • Black and white reproduction of a lithograph showing Detroit, Michigan in approximately 1820. This image was reproduced in a 1947 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); boats; sailboats; steamboats; people; rivers; cityscapes;
    • Detroit - Aerial view of Detroit, approx. 1930

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1930 of downtown Detroit, Michigan, including the Detroit River and Boat Yard (rail yarn bottom left of image)
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); aerial views; skyscrapers; railroad yards; ferries; ships;
    • Detroit - Detroit Skyline

    • Black and white undated photograph of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River. This photograph was probably taken circa 1965-1975. Buildings in this image include: Cobo Arena (1960), Book-Cadillac Hotel (1924 - Louis Kamper), Greater...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Cobo Arena (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); One Woodward Avenue; Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac...
    • Detroit - Steamboat Gem

    • Black and white reproduction of an image of the Gem ferry on the Detroit River in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1948 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company. The description in the calendar reads: "Gem . . . Built in...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); steamboats; boats; passenger ships; ferries; rivers; docks;
    • Detroit - Detroit skyline from the southwest, post-1931

    • Black and white photograph from sometime post-1931 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline, taken from the southwest on the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson,...

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