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Catalog Number 1951.120.004
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Sepia-toned photographic print taken from an elevated position above Jefferson Avenue, facing northwest looking down Griswold Street. Signs are posted along the street of businesses which include Baird and West Brokers, Importers, and Manufacturers Agents, Van Leyen and Hensler Photo-Etching, Designing, and Wood Engraving, and a Postal Telegraph Office. The electric Myrtle streetcar is visible in the center of the photo, sharing the street with pedestrians and horse carriages. A moonlight tower rises above the intersection with East Larned Street.
Date c.1895
Dimension Details Remaining portion of photo is 6.5" x 4.25"
Collection Detroit Views
Search Terms Griswold Street
Postal Telegraph Offices
Streetcars
Moonlight Tower
East Larned Street