Building The Modern World: Albert Kahn in Detroit
Detroit Engine of America
"Detroit: Engine of America" by R.J King This is the story of how, starting in 1701, a crude French settlement along the Detroit River became, in 1900, the birthplace of the automotive...
Guardians of Detroit: Architectural Sculpture in the Motor City
Guardians of Detroit: Architectural Sculpture in the Motor City by Jeff Morrison Detroit is home to amazing architectural sculpture—a host of gargoyles, grotesques, and other silent guardians that watch over...
The Guardian Building: Cathedral of Finance
"The Guardian Building: Cathedral of Finance" by James W. Tottis The years between World War I and the economic collapse of 1929 witnessed Detroit's greatest building boom. Perhaps the most...