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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 - "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 - "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 - "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 - "Gratiot Avenue Canyon. Looking West from Farmer Street Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1924-1929 showing Gratiot Avenue looking west from Farmer Street in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Kern's Department Store (the 1900-1929 building on Gratiot and Woodward Avenues). The tall building in the center...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Gratiot Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Ernst Kern Dry Good Company (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Kamper, Louis, 1861-1953; buildings; department stores; hotels; streetcars; cityscapes;...
    • 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 - "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 - "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 - "Washington Boulevard from Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1923-1925 showing Washington Boulevard, looking north from Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The statue of General Alexander Macomb can be seen in the foreground. On the left, the large grey building behind the small...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); General Alexander Macomb Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Clarke...
    • Detroit - "Washington Boulevard, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1928-1930 showing the view north up Washington Boulevard from Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Book Building and Tower. The Tower was added on in 1926 and designed by Louis Kamper. On the right is...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); General Alexander Macomb Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Washington Boulevard Building (Detroit, Mich.); Industrial Bank Building (Detroit,...
    • 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.);...
    • 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Crow's Nest at Griswold Street and Michigan Avenue

    • Black and white copy print of a photograph from approximately 1920 showing the traffic signaler's "crow's nest" at the intersection of Griswold Street and Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. On the right is the corner of the Detroit City Hall...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); U.S. Route 12 (Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument...
    • 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 - 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...

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