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    • Detroit - Water fountain on Woodward Avenue

    • Black and white stereograph from circa 1880-1890 of a boy at a public drinking fountain on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. In the background is a horsecar, the precursor to electric streetcars.
    • Woodward Avenue; street scenes; streetcars; fountains; people; carriages and coaches; horsecars; stereographs
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking south

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1936 showing Woodward Avenue looking south from Winder Street in Detroit, Michigan. From 1934-1936 Woodward Avenue was widened, forcing the churches on this stretch to be moved and/or altered. The...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Fox Theater (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Wolverine (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue Baptist Church (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Jefferson Avenue, looking west toward One Woodward Avenue

    • Black and white from circa 1970-1980 of Jefferson Avenue, looking west toward the Coleman A. Young Municiple Building and One Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Jefferson Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); One Woodward Avenue; Yamasaki, Minoru, 1912-1986; skyscrapers; office buildings; city halls; courthouses; storefronts; street scenes; automobiles; Coleman A. Young Municipal...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, North of Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1912 depicting a scene on Woodward Avenue, looking north in Detroit, Michigan. The white skyscraper on the left is the Ford Building, built in 1909. The skyscraper at the far right is the Majestic Building, built...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; office buildings; stores; streetcars; carriages and coaches; skyscrapers; automotive...
    • Detroit - SW Corner of Woodward Avenue and Fort Street

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 showing the southwest corner of Woodward Avenue and Fort Street in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1950 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); stores; dry goods stores; storefronts; street scenes; people; bicycles;
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, Looking South, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1922-1930 of Woodward Avenue, looking south from Grand River Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The J. L. Hudson Department Store (Hudson's) on the left eventually made up the entire block before being demolished in 1998. The...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; J. L. Hudson Building (Detroit, Mich.); J. L Hudson Company (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and Grylls; First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; department stores;...
    • 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 - "Corner of Woodward Avenue and Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1910 showing the intersection of Woodward and Michigan Avenues, looking north from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. The tall building on the corner is the Majestic Building, built in 1896 by Daniel Burnham. On the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.); Merrill Fountain (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912;...
    • 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;
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue from Jefferson Avenue

    • Black and white stereograph from circa 1898-1905 of Woodward Avenue, looking north from Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit City Hall (1871) can be seen in the background.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); stores; storefronts; streetcars; carriages and coaches; tobacco stores; hardware stores; clothing stores; city halls; buildings; stereographs
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue from Bob-Lo Docks

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1926 taken from the Bob-Lo docks along the Detroit River, looking north up Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The First National Building is in the background, built in 1922 by Albert Kahn.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; stores; automobiles; people; streetcars; men; buses; buildings; skyscrapers; street scenes;
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue, 1914

    • Black and white copy print of a photograph from 1914 showing a stretch of shops on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan, including Kern's Department Store.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Ernst Kern Dry Good Company (Detroit, Mich.); streetcars; automobiles; stores; restaurants; storefronts; clothing stores; department stores; tobacco stores; people;
    • Detroit - Crowd gathered on Woodward Avenue

    • Black and white photograph by The Detroit News of a large crowd gathered on Woodward Avenue, just north of Campus Martius, in Detroit, Michigan circa 1930-1945.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; crowds; storefronts; stores; streetcars; street scenes; people; women; children; men; police officers;
    • Detroit - Vernor's Drugstore on Woodward Avenue

    • Black and white copy print of an approximately 1881 photograph of Woodward Avenue, between Clifford and Grand River Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The corner store belongs to James Vernor's Drugstore; James Vernor was the creator of Vernor's Ginger...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; stores; storefronts; drugstores; furniture stores; millinery; James Vernor Drugstore; carriages and coaches; street scenes; Vernor's (Firm)
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue at Michigan Avenue street scene

    • Black and white photograph from 1900 of Woodward Avenue at Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Majestic Building, housing the C. A. Shafer department store.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Wright, Kay and Co. (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); C. A. Shafer Department Store (Detroit, Mich.); streetcars; street scenes;...
    • Detroit - Kern's and Crowley's Department Stores on Woodward Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1929-1935 of Crowley's Department Store Kern's Department Store on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. Crowley's is directly on the left, with Kerns on the next block. Kern's expanded several times, and this...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ernst Kern Dry Good Company (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Crowley, Milner and Co. (Detroit, Mich.);...

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