Detroit Skyline At Night From Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Sigal Brothers Ltd.
Mike Skreptak Collection; Box 1
c. 1955; view of the Detroit River and the Detroit skyline from Windsor Ontario; the tallest Detroit building visible is the Greater Penobscot Building built in 1928; the next tallest building to the right (east) is the Guardian Building, built between 1928 and 1929; on the left side of the postcard in the foreground, the bow of the cargo ship Grainmotor can be seen; Grainmotor was launched in 1929 and operated until 1964; it was sold and then sank in 1974.
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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