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Catalog Number 1950.059.004
Object Name Blueprint
Title Water Tower - Plan and Sectional Elevations of Water Tower from Field Measurements. Built in 1876. J. E. Sparks, Architect. Razed in 1945,
Scope & Content One blueprint drawing entitled "Water Tower - Plan and Sectional Elevations of Water Tower from Field Measurements. Built in 1876. J. E. Sparks, Architect. Razed in 1945." The architectural plan shows details and dimensions of the decorative stone column section of the water tower that was located in Water Works Park, Detroit. The plan was prepared by the City of Detroit Department of Water Supply, Division of Engineering, at a scale of 1/2 inch = 1 foot and is dated December 5, 1945. The drawing number is shown as "C-88-113" and "Sheet No. 2 of 3 Sheets."
Date 1945
People Sparks, Joseph E.
Extent of Description 41.5" x 28.75"
Collection Architecture
Search Terms Water Towers
Water Works Park
Department of Water Supply
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