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Catalog Number 2007.050.045
Object Name Postcard
Title The Detroit News Building, The World's Greatest Newspaper Plant.
Scope & Content Postcard. Color illustration of the lobby of the Detroit News Building entitled. Printed on recto, "The Imposing Lobby is Rich in Art and Craftsmanship." The lobby features a painted vaulted ceiling, a hanging globe, flags, and furniture. Printed on the verso, "The Detroit News, Detroit, Michigan. The finely wrought steel vestibule and grilles, exquisite sculptures in bas relief, and a lighting fixture modeled from a medieval glove are decorative features of the lobby of The Detroit News Building." Handwritten note on the verso, but never mailed.
Date 1920s
Year Range from 1917
Collection Postcard
Search Terms Detroit News
Detroit News Building
Lobby
Flags
Globes
Albert Kahn