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Catalog Number 2007.050.042
Object Name Postcard
Title Pontchartrain Hotel from City Hall Porch, Detroit, Mich.
Scope & Content Color postcard depicting the Hotel Pontchartrain from Campus Martius, with streetcars, pedestrians, and the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument in the foreground.
Printed on verso: The Hotel Pontchartrain. Detroit's largest and best hotel, is beautifully situated on the Campus. It is fifteen stories high with three stories underground. This hotel was opened to the public in October, 1907, and is strictly fireproof. It is a marvel of convenience, the underground portion being most important for the comfort of the guests. Over five million pounds of steel were used in its construction.



Date c. 1910
Collection Postcard
Search Terms Pontchartrain
Hotels