General Motors Building, Detroit, Michigan
United News Co.
Mike Skreptak Collection; Dexter Box
c. 1940; "General Motors Building, at West Grand Boulevard and Second, is the largest building of its kind in the world. It covers an area of 504 x 322 feet, is 15 stories high and requires the services of 24 elevators. A fine restaurant, offices, display rooms and exclusive shops occupy the entire building." General Motors Building is located on West Grand Boulevard between Cass Avenue and Second Avenue; designed by Albert Kahn, it was built between 1919 and 1923 and functioned as the General Motors World Headquarters from 1923 - 2000; General Motors transferred its offices to the Renaissance Centre in 2000; state government offices now occupy the building and it has been renamed Cadillac Place.
General Motors Building (Detroit)
General Motors (Detroit)
Cadillac Place (Detroit)
West Grand Boulevard (Detroit)
Cass Avenue (Detroit)
Second Avenue (Detroit)
Kahn, Albert, Architect
University of Windsor. Leddy Library
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