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Catalog Number 2015.036.010
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Color photo showing Detroit-Windsor Tunnel bus passengers going through the U.S. Customs and Immigration checkpoint. The view shows three passengers who are speaking with two customs agents. A heavy brass railing is visible in the foreground with overhead signs to designate lanes for passenger arrivals. Overhead lights and office windows can be seen in the background. A typewritten label on the verso shows "Left to right (as they posed) Gordon Griffiths, inspector, Mr. & Mrs. George A. Richardson, their daughter, Marguerite, and Ernest Palmer, inspector. First bus passengers to reach Detroit from Windsor." A black ink stamp shows "Photographer Herrmann, Reporter Cousins." A blue ink stamp shows the date, "Nov. 4, 1930."
Date 1930
People Richardson, George A.
Richardson, Marguerite
Griffiths, Gordon
Palmer, Ernest
Print size 8" x 10"
Collection Municipal Services
Search Terms Detroit-Windsor Tunnel
Tunnels
Tunnel Buses
Customs and Immigration
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