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    • 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 - "Cadillac Square, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1918-1920 showing the view west down Cadillac Square from the Wayne County Building in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham). The tall building at the end of Cadillac Square on the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Pontchartrain Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac...
    • 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 - Campus Martius and Cadillac Square, approx. 1949

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1949 of Campus Martius, looking down Cadillac Sqaure towards the Wayne County Building. On the left stand Cadillac Tower (1927) and the Cadillac Square Building (1918 - Louis Kamper), and on the right...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Tower (Detroit, Mich.); First...
    • Detroit - "Campus Martius, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1924-1930 showing the view from Campus Martius west in Detroit, Michigan. The Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, erected in 1872, is in the foreground. The skyscraper in the middle of the frame is the Majestic...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - Campus Martius and Cadillac Square Building

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1918-1920 of Campus Martius, Monroe Street and Cadillac Square, viewed from the Detroit City Hall in Detroit, Michigan. In the center of the frame is the Cadillac Square Building, built in 1918 and designed by...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Monroe Street (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square Building (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Merrill...
    • Detroit - Skyline from Detroit River

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1950-1960 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and the Detroit River. Several ferries and larger passenger ships are docked at the Detroit riverfront. These passenger ships shuttled people to vacation spots like...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); David Stott Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit - Aerial view of Detroit, circa 1925-1927

    • Black and white aerial photograph from circa 1925-1927 of downtown Detroit, Michigan. Included in this image is the newly completed Buhl Building (1925 - Wirt C. Rowland for Smith, Hinchman & Grylls), and noticably missing are the Penobscot tower...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Old Federal Building and U.S. Post Office (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - Man viewing Detroit River and Skyline

    • Black and white photograph from 1938 of a man standing on a ferry, viewing the Detroit River and Detroit, Michigan skyline. Buildings visible include the Greater Penobscot Building, the Guardian Building, the Buhl Building, the Book-Cadillac Hotel,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit,...
    • 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 - Skyline with One Woodward Avenue being built

    • Black and white photograph from 1961 showing the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River. One Woodward Avenue (originally the Michigan Consolidated Gas Building), designed by Minoru Yamasaki, is in the process of being built in this image; it...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Cobo Arena (Detroit, Mich.); Cobo Center (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - Aerial view of downtown, 1929

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1929 of downtown Detroit, Michigan. The view is southwest from about Randolph and Monroe Streets to the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square Building (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Old Federal...
    • 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 - Skyline and river

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1935-1945 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River. Buildings visible include the Greater Penobscot Building, the Guardian Building, the Buhl Building, the Book-Cadillac Hotel and the Ford Building....
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Detroit River and Skyline

    • Black and white photograph from 1938 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River. Buildings visible include the Greater Penobscot Building, the Guardian Building, the Buhl Building, the Book-Cadillac Hotel, the Ford Building and the Wayne...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Skyline and river

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1935-1945 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline and Detroit River. Buildings visible include the Greater Penobscot Building, the Guardian Building, the Buhl Building, the Ford Building, the Book-Cadillac Hotel and...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - "Cadillac Square, showing City Hall, Dime Bank and Hotel Cadillac, Detroit,...

    • Color postcard from circa 1925-1930 showing the view northwest from the western end of Cadillac Square in Detroit, Michigan. The Dime Building (1912 - Daniel Burnham) towers over the old Detroit City Hall (built 1871, demolished 1961). On the right...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - "Grand Circus Park showing Whitney Bldg., Cadillac, and Statler Hotels, Detroit,...

    • Color postcard from circa 1925-1930 showing the view south down Washington Boulevard from Grand Circus Park in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the David Whitney Building, built in 1915 and designed by Daniel Burnham. The red building on the right...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson,...
    • 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,...

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