DetroitPhoto Du Jour

ANOTHER REHAB - Photo Du Jour - 10/07/2005

Slowly over the course of the summer, this building on Grand River @ Farmer was rehabbed. Many Sunday’s going to the Ball game found some one outside working on this building. I haven’t been by here in about 6 weeks, does anyone know what is going in here? The…
DetroitPhoto Du Jour

ANTIQUES AT YOUR FEET - Photo Du Jour - 10/12/2005

We’re always looking up, admiring the great architecture that this city has to offer, how often do we look down? This manhole cover in the CBD has been hard at work for 68 years. This is the second oldest one I have ever come across… Anyone know where this one…
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2004 - The Year In Review

**Originally Uploaded to the old Website 12-31-04** Like I did last year, I present a review of buildings that were demolished in 2004. Above, Albert Kahn’s Transportation Building. Brought down for an expanded parking garage for the Dime building. Below, the Terra-cotta clad Freud Building, demolished for parking. The former Hughes & Hatcher store, demolished for parking. Englewood…
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2003 - The Year In Review

**Originally Uploaded to the old Website 12-31-03** On the last day of 2003, I would like to take the time to reflect on buildings in the International Metropolis that fell to the Wreckers ball during the last 12 months, if you have any to add to the list please feel free…