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    • Lansing - Theaters on Washington Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing Washington Avenue, with the Vaudette and Orpheum Theaters on the left, in Lansing, Michigan.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Vaudette Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Orpheum Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; theaters; carriages and coaches; automobiles; people
    • Detroit - "Grand Circus Park and Madison Theatre, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1920-1925 showing Grand Circus Park and surrounding buildings, looking west from the southeast side of the park in Detroit, Michigan. The Madison Theatre (1917) is on the very far left. From left to right, the skyscrapers...
    • Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Madison Theatre (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Tuller (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Fyfe Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham,...
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking south from Winder Street

    • Black and white photograph 1960 showing Woodward Avenue, looking south from Winder Street in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is St. John's Episcopal Church, dedicated in 1861, with both the David Broderick Tower (1928 - Louis Kamper) and Central...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); St. John's Episcopal Church (Detroit, Mich.); Fox Theater (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); Kamper, Louis, 1861-1953; Central United Methodist Church (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman...
    • Detroit - "Skyline from Grand Circus Park, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1928-1935 of a skyline view from Grand Circus Park, looking southwest in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Madison Theater, built in 1917 by C. Howard Crane (who designed several theaters in Detroit). The tower next to...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Madison Theatre (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson,...
    • Detroit - Night scene on Cadillac Square

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing a night scene on Cadillac Square in Detroit, Michigan. On the right can be seen the sign for the Burns Hotel, built in 1905 at Cadillac Square and Bates Street, and bought out in 1917 to be...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Burns Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; hotels; theaters; night scenes; street scenes; streetcars; automobiles; restaurants
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Pavilion by Night, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1912 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards; night scenes
    • Jackson - "The Athenaeum"

    • Black and white image of the Athenaeum opera house in Jackson, Michigan. From the souvenir book "Views of Jackson and Vicinity."
    • Jackson (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); Athenaeum (Jackson, Mich.); opera houses; theaters;
    • Detroit - "Fisher Building, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from 1938 of the Fisher Building, on West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. The building was designed by Albert Kahn, and finished in 1928. It contains the Fisher Theater as well as shopping, as the Fisher brothers who...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fisher Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; Grand Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); skyscrapers; buildings; theaters; night scenes; postcards
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Park Pavilion, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1914 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1911 showing Woodward Avenue, looking north from just north of Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The tall building in the background on the west side of Woodward is the Majestic Building, built in 1896 by...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Pontchartrain Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; streetcars; automobiles; people; theaters; stores; storefronts; street scenes;...
    • Lansing - Washington Avenue sidewalk scene

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 showing a sidewalk scene in front of the Michigan Theatre on Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. The theater was built in 1921 as the Strand Theatre, then renovated in 1941 with a name change. It...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Theatre (Lansing, Mich.);Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); people; sidewalk scenes; automobiles; banks; theaters;...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1926-1935 of Woodward Avenue from Grand Circus Park in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Madison Theater, one of several theaters in Detroit built by John Kunsky and architect C. Howard Crane. The 1806 seat movie...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Madison Theatre (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue looking at State Capitol

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing the view up Michigan Avenue towards the state capitol building from Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. On the left is the Prudden Building (burned down in 1920), with the Bijou Theatre...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bijou Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Prudden Building (Lansing, Mich.); buildings; automobiles; capitol buildings; street scenes; theaters
    • Detroit - "Cadillac Square looking West, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1913 of the view west down Cadillac Square from in front of the Wayne County Building. On the left is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham). The large building in the center (on the south side of Cadillac Square) is the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Pontchartrain Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Lansing - "Looking north along Washington Avenue from Michigan - January 1924"

    • Black and white photograph from January 1924 of Washington Avenue, looking north from Michigan Avenue, in Lansing, Michigan. On the right are the Orpheum and Capitol Theatres.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); streetcars; street scenes; winter scenes; people; automobiles; Capitol Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Orpheum Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); theaters; stores
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, North of Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1916 depicting Woodward Avenue looking north towards Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. On the far left, the grey skyscraper is the 1916 addition to the Penobscot Building, located on Congress Street. The white...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Penobscot Building Annex (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1906 showing Woodward Avenue, looking north from just north of Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The tall building in the background on the west side of Woodward is the Majestic Building, built in 1896 by Daniel H. Burnham...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; street scenes; buildings; skyscrapers; office buildings; stores; storefronts; theaters; streetcars; people; postcards;
    • Flint - Construction on Saginaw Street, 1936

    • Black and white photograph from June 1936 of road construction on Saginaw Street in Flint, Michigan. Notation on back of image reads: "spudding off excess asphalt after pouring joints."
    • Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); Saginaw Street (Flint, Mich.); construction sites; department stores; street scenes; theaters; construction workers; street scenes; men; people
    • Detroit - "Bird's Eye View of Campus Martius, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1909 showing an view of Campus Martius looking northeast in Detroit, Michigan. With the Merrill Fountain in front of it is the old Detroit Opera House, with Woodward Avenue to the left and Monroe Street to the right....
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Merrill Fountain (Detroit, Mich.); Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Monroe Street (Detroit,...

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