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    • Detroit - Griswold Street skyscrapers, approx. 1955

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1955 of the Financial District skyscrapers and the Griswold Street and Jefferson Avenue intersection in Detroit, Michigan. The image shows the Standard Savings and Loan Building (1930), the Guardian...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Jefferson Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Standard Savings and Loans Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); J. L. Hudson...
    • Detroit - "Skyscrapers, Grand Circus Park, Detroit"

    • Color postcard from circa 1915-1920 showing the view of skyscrapers surrounding Grand Circus Park in Detroit, Michigan. From left to right in the image: Kales Building (1914 - Albert Kahn), David Whitney Building (1915 - Daniel Burnham), Hotel...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Tuller (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; Post,...
    • 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 - Detroit skyscrapers from outside Cobo Arena

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1965-1975 of Detroit, Michigan skyscrapers. The photograph was taken from just south of Jefferson Avenue, and west of Griswold Street. Included in the photograph are (left to right): Buhl Building (1925 - Wirt...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); One Woodward Avenue; skyscrapers; office buildings; buildings; cityscapes; Smith, Hinchman and Grylls; Rowland, Wirt C. (Wirt Clinton),...
    • Detroit - Detroit skyscrapers from the west

    • Black and white photograph taken from the west showing the Dime (1912), Greater Penobscot (1928), Penobscot Annex (1916), Buhl (1925) and Guardian Buildings (1929).
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building Annex (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and...
    • Detroit - Campus Martius and skyscrapers, circa 1930-1935

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1930-1935 of Campus Martius, looking southwest, in Detroit, Michigan. From left to right are the following buildings: Guardian Building (1929 - Wirt C. Rowland for Smith, Hinchman & Grylls), Buhl Building (1925...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hammond Building (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - "Griswold St., Looking South, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1909-1911 showing the view south down Griswold Street from Capitol Square Park in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Chamber of Commerce Building (also known as the Detroit Savings Bank Building and more recently the...
    • Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Capitol Park (Detroit, Mich.); Chamber of Commerce Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson,...
    • Detroit - "Business Centre from Ford Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1919 showing an elevated view of Griswold Street and Woodward Avenue, looking north from the Ford Building and overlooking the Detroit City Hall in Detroit, Michigan. On the east side of Griswold, on the corner of...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Capitol Park (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Chamber of Commerce Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham,...
    • 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 - "East and West Grand Circus Park, Looking North, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from circa 1922-1930 showing Grand Circus Park and Woodward Avenue, looking north in Detroit, Michigan. The buildings, from left to right, are the Kales Building (1914 - Albert Kahn), the Michigan Mutual Building (1922), the Fyfe...
    • Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Fyfe Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Mutual Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Central United Methodist Church (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Wolverine (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and...
    • Detroit - Monroe Street stores and dental office

    • Black and white photograph from 1930 showing a dental office building on Monroe Street, with the Water Board Building (1928 - Louis Kamper) looming in the background in Detroit, Michigan.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Monroe Street (Detroit, Mich.); Water Board Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kamper, Louis, 1861-1953; dental offices; storefronts; clothing stores; stores; skyscrapers; people; street scenes; buildings
    • Kalamazoo - "East Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1930-1935 showing East Michigan Avenue in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The American National Bank Building (originally the Kalamazoo Trust and Savings Bank Building) standings in the center background, built 1929-1930.
    • Kalamazoo (Mich.); Kalamazoo County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Kalamazoo, Mich.); Hotel Columbia (Kalamazoo, Mich.); The American National Bank Building (Kalamazoo, Mich.); hotels; buildings; skyscrapers; street scenes; automobiles; postcards
    • Lansing - "Bank of Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building) in Lansing, Michigan. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a postcard booklet featuring images from Lansing and East Lansing.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); banks; skyscrapers; buildings; postcards
    • Detroit - "Washington Boulevard, North from Michigan Ave., Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1917-1923 of Washington Boulevard, looking north from Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Book Building (1917), prior to the tower being added in 1926. In the background on the left is the Statler...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); General Alexander Macomb Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Book-Cadillac Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney...
    • 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,...
    • Lansing - "Capitol Avenue, Looking North, Showing Masonic Temple, Olds Tower and Olds Hotel,...

    • Color postcard from circa 1930-1940 showing Capitol Avenue, looking north, in Lansing, Michigan. Included in this image is the Boji Tower (originally the Olds Tower, also known as the Michigan National Bank Building), the Olds Hotel (now the George...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Capitol Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); Hotel Olds (Lansing, Mich.); George W. Romney Building (Lansing, Mich.); Masonic Temple (Lansing, Mich.); hotels; skyscrapers; masonic buildings;...
    • 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 - "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 - "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 - "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

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