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Architecture of Michigan

12 July 2011

1889 – Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Architect: W.G. Malcomson Published in the American Architect and Building News

30 July 2009

1892 – Residence, Detroit, Michigan

Architect: Wilson Eyre jnr.

04 December 2013

1909 – Ford Building, Detroit, Michigan

Architect: D.H. Burnham & Company Designed by Daniel Burnham, construction began in 1907 and completed in 1909. 23 stories in total height, with two basement floors, 21 above-ground floors, it held the title...

10 November 2013

1913 – Michigan Central Station, Detroit, Michigan

Architect: Warren & Wetmore Designed by the Warren & Wetmore, who also designed New York City’s Grand Central Terminal, in the Beaux-Arts Classical style. The building is composed of two distinct parts: the...

04 November 2013

1914 – Kales Building, Detroit, Michigan

Architect: Albert Kahn Original headquarters of the S. S. Kresge Company, one of the 20th century’s largest retail organizations, which was renamed the Kmart Corporation in 1977. Now known as the Kales Building....

04 November 2013

1923 – Lafayette Building, Detroit, Michigan

Architect: C. Howard Crane Constructed in 1923 and occupied a triangular lot, bordered by Michigan Avenue, West Lafayette Boulevard, and Shelby Street. Designed in the neo-classical architecture style by C. Howard Crane who...

04 October 2013

1930 – First National Building, Detroit, Michigan

Architect: Albert Kahn Completed in 1930, and at 341 feet tall rises 25 stories and includes two basement levels, occupying an entire block along Cadillac Square. The building was designed by Albert Kahn...

04 December 2013

1931 – Olds Tower, Lansing, Michigan

Architect: Hopkins & Dentz Now known as the Boji Tower, this brick and limestone-faced tower, with its tall, narrow profile topped with a spire and beacon, is a typical Art Deco skyscraper design....