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Catalog Number 2012.022.677
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white aerial photograph taken from a point above Wayne State University, facing southwest toward downtown. Old Main, State Hall, the Life Science Building, the Prentis Building, the General Library, and Mackenzie Hall are among the Wayne State buildings in frame. Cass Avenue extends from the lower left corner of the photo toward the center. The skyline of downtown Detroit stands in the background, including Cadillac Tower, Hudson's, the David Broderick Tower, the Michigan Consolidated Gas Company Building, the Guardian Building, the Penobscot, Book Tower, the Detroit Bank and Trust Building, and the Leland Hotel. "Used in Sept '67 Motor News, pg. 12," is hadnwritten on the verso.
Date c. 1967
Year Range from 1963
Print size 7" x 5"
Collection Detroit Views
Search Terms Wayne State University
Aerial views
Skyline
Midtown
Old Main