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    • Lansing - Theaters on Washington Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing Washington Avenue, with the Vaudette and Orpheum Theaters on the left, in Lansing, Michigan.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Vaudette Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Orpheum Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; theaters; carriages and coaches; automobiles; people
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Pavilion by Night, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1912 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards; night scenes
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Park Pavilion, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1914 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards
    • Lansing - Washington Avenue sidewalk scene

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 showing a sidewalk scene in front of the Michigan Theatre on Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. The theater was built in 1921 as the Strand Theatre, then renovated in 1941 with a name change. It...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Theatre (Lansing, Mich.);Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); people; sidewalk scenes; automobiles; banks; theaters;...
    • Detroit - Old Opera House

    • Assessment sheet with accompanying slides for the Old Opera House, Campus Martius, Detroit, Michigan; 1964-1965.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); opera houses; buildings; theaters; storefronts; street scenes
    • 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
    • Jackson - "The Athenaeum"

    • Black and white image of the Athenaeum opera house in Jackson, Michigan. From the souvenir book "Views of Jackson and Vicinity."
    • Jackson (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); Athenaeum (Jackson, Mich.); opera houses; theaters;
    • 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
    • Detroit - Gorski Collection, 6406-6433 Michigan Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from 1987 of the north side of Michigan Avenue just east of Gilbert Street in Detroit, Michigan. Part of the J. William Gorski Collection.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Senate Theater (Detroit, Mich.); J. William Gorski Collection; U.S. Route 12 (Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; stores; theaters; automobiles
    • 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,...
    • 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 - "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 - "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;
    • Flint - Construction on Saginaw Street, 1936

    • Black and white photograph from June 1936 of road construction on Saginaw Street in Flint, Michigan. Notation on back of image reads: "spudding off excess asphalt after pouring joints."
    • Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); Saginaw Street (Flint, Mich.); construction sites; department stores; street scenes; theaters; construction workers; street scenes; men; people
    • Detroit - "Detroit, Mich. Monroe Avenue"

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1900-1906 of Monroe Avenue, looking northeast from Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Mich. On the left, partially obscured, is the old Detroit Opera House, built in 1869.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Monroe Street (Detroit, Mich.); Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.); streetcars; theaters; stores; opera houses; cityscapes; postcards
    • Suttons Bay - St. Joseph Street looking south

    • Black and white photograph from 1950 of St. Joseph Street in Suttons Bay, Michigan, looking south. The historic Bay Theater is the third building from the left. Built in 1946, it is still Leelanau County's only movie theater.
    • Suttons Bay (Mich.); Leelanau County (Mich.); Bay Theater (Suttons Bay, Mich.); Ken's Market (Suttons Bay, Mich.); St. Joseph Street (Suttons Bay, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; theaters
    • Lansing - "Night View of Business Section, Lansing, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1944 showing a nighttime street scene on Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. Included in the image are the Gladmer and Capitol Theaters, as well as the Bank of Lansing Building (built 1932, now Comerica Bank Building). The...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Gladmer Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Capitol Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; night...
    • Detroit - Michigan Avenue and Griswold Street

    • Black and white copy print of a circa 1890-1900 photograph of the northeast corner of Michigan Avenue and Griswold Stree in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the corner of the Garrick Theatre, at the time named Whitney's Grand Opera House (as...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); U.S. Route 12 (Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Garrick Theatre (Detroit, Mich.); stores; storefronts; opera houses; theaters; tobacco stores; carriages and coaches;...

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