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    • Detroit - "Penobscot Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1932 showing the Penobscot Building and neighboring buildings on Griswold Street in Detroit, Michigan. The Greater Penobscot Building (the tower) was built in 1928, designed by Wirt C. Rowland for Smith, Hinchman and Grylls. It...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and Grylls;...
    • Detroit -"General Motors Building, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from 1938 showing the large General Motors Building (later known as Cadillac Place) on West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. Built in 1922 by architect Albert Kahn, the building was the second largest building by capacity at its...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); General Motors Corporation; Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; Grand Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Place (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; office buildings; automotive industry; postcards
    • Detroit - "Griswold Street, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1900-1910 showing Griswold Street in Detroit, Michigan.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; street scenes; streetcars; carriages and coaches; storefronts; stores; people; postcards
    • Detroit - "David Stott Building, Griswold Ave., Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1930-1935 showing a view of Griswold Street, looking south from Capitol Park in Detroit, Michigan. The skyscraper in the foreground is the David Stott Building, built in 1929 by the architecture firm Donaldson and Meier,...
    • David Stott Building (Detroit, Mich.); Donaldson and Meier; Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and Grylls; Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Capitol Park...
    • Detroit - "Detriot Public Library, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from approximately 1946 of the Detroit Public Library Main building on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. Designed by Cass Gilbert and funded by donations from Andrew Carnegie, the Main building opened in 1921.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit Public Library; Gilbert, Cass, 1859-1934; buildings; libraries; postcards
    • Detroit - "Campus Martius, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1958 depicting the Campus Martius looking southwest in downtown Detroit, Michigan. The buildings shown in this image are, from far left to far right: First National Building (Albert Kahn, 1922), Guardian Building...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); ; Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl...
    • 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 - "City Hall and Majestic Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Black and white embossed postcard from 1905 showing Detroit City Hall and the Majestic Building in Detroit, Michigan. The view is looking west from Campus Martius. The Detroit City Hall was designed by James Anderson, and construction was completed...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); ; Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; buildings; skyscrapers; city halls; clock towers; bell towers; cityscapes;...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Ave., Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1915 depicting Woodward Avenue looking north towards Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. The white skyscraper on the left is the Ford Building, built in 1909. In the background on the right is the Majestic Building,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; streetcars; street scenes; stores; storefronts; automobiles; automotive industry;...
    • 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 - "Monroe Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1919 showing Monroe Avenue at Cadillac Square in Detroit, Michigan. The skyscraper in the image is the Cadillac Square Building, built in 1919 and designed by Louis Kamper. It was demolished and replaced by a parking lot in...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Monroe Street (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - "Washington Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1904 of Grand Circus Park at Washington Avenue (now Boulevard) in Detroit, Michigan.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); parks; people; postcards
    • Dearborn - "The Edison Institute and Museum, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1937 showing an aerial view of The Edison Institute and Museum (now known as the Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village) in Dearborn, near Detroit, Michigan. The institute clock tower is a replica of Independence Hall in...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Dearborn (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village; aerial views; museums; buildings; clock towers; postcards
    • 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
    • Detroit - "Grand Circus Park, Downtown Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1936 depicting a view of Grand Circus Park and surrounding buildings, from the center of Grand Circus Park on Woodward Avenue, in Detroit, Michigan. The building on the left is the David Whitney building, built in 1915 by Daniel...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Tuller (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert,...
    • Detroit - "Soldiers' Monument and City Hall, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1909-1910 showing Detroit City Hall looking west in Detroit, Michigan. In the foreground is the Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, erected in 1872 to commemorate the Michigan soldiers' and sailors' who died in the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); ; Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit,...
    • 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 - "Cadillac Square, looking East from City Hall, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1911 showing Cadillac Square looking east from Detroit City Hall (now One Kennedy Square) in Detroit, Michigan. The Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, erected in 1872 to commemorate Michigan soldiers' and...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Pontchartrain Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; courthouses; hotels;...

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