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    • 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 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...
    • Lansing - Cityscape and parking lot

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1950-1960 showing a view of the Lansing skyline from the west. This image includes the Olds Tower (now Boji Tower), the Olds Hotel (now George W. Romney Building), and the Bank of Lansing Building (now Comerica...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); Olds Hotel (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); cityscapes; parking lots; automobiles; skyscrapers; hotels;...
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue looking toward Capitol

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 of Michigan Avenue looking towards the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan. On the right is the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building), built in 1932.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Hotel Wentworth (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); automobiles;...
    • 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 - "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 - "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 - "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...
    • Grand Rapids - "Upper Monroe Avenue. Grand Rapids Mich."

    • Color postcard from of Monroe Avenue in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The McKay Tower (alson known as Michigan National Bank Building) is the prominent skyscraper in the postcard. The building was originally a few stories high, but in 1926-1927 had 11...
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Monroe Avenue (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Michigan National Bank Building (Grand Rapids, Mich.); McKay Tower (Grand Rapids, Mich.); street scenes; streetcars; people; women; banks; skyscrapers; postcards
    • Detroit - "Soldiers' Monument, City Hall and Dime Bank Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1913 showing the view west from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. On the left in the background is the Ford Building (1909 - Daniel Burnham), and next to that, can be seen the Penobscot block, with only the original Penobscot...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit - "Fort Street, looking West, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1916 showing the view west from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan, with Fort Street on the left and Michigan Avenue on the right. In the foreground is the old Detroit City Hall, built in 1871 and demolished in 1961 (the area...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); ; Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912;...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Ave. North of Jefferson, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1906-1911 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...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; Woodward Avenue; street scenes; buildings; theaters; stores; people; skyscrapers; streetcars; bicycles; postcards
    • Detroit - "Greetings from Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color large letter postcard from 1936 of Detroit, Michigan. Inside the letters can be seen the Guardian Building (built in 1929), the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory (also known as the Belle Isle Conservatory), the Book Building (built in 1926),...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.);...
    • Detroit - "Business Section, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1920-1930 showing a view of high-rises in Detroit, Michigan, looking north between Woodward Avenue and and Griswold Street. The white building on the left is the Ford Building (1909), with the Penobscot Building addition...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Building Annex (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); First National Building...

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