He feels that all design is in a constant state of change and that perhaps fifty years from now, people will see more value in styles that are discarded today.”
He was not rich from the world’s standpoint, but he had many friends and earned enough money to gratify his appetites.
By Anthony Brancaleone & Joe Neussendorfer On July 24, 2015, the City of Detroit celebrates its 314th Birthday. Its Founder, Antoine Laumet de LaMothe, sieur de Cadillac, would have observed his 357th Birthday. CADILLAC Cadillac’s ... Read More...
In the 1930s there used to be a huge arrow sign atop Detroit’s Penobscot Building pointing to “Ford Field” in Dearborn. The air piloting aid directed early aircraft to aviation’s first modern airport, equipped with two grass runways, equipped with floodlights for night landings.
Terra cotta, as most Detroit historians know, has been used extensively in many of our city’s famous buildings such as the Wurlitzer Building, Goeschel Building, Metropolitan Building, and the David Whitney Buildi
By Joe Neussendorfer, Aff.M.ASCE, ESD The Midfield Terminal at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) opened to the public in February 2002. It was named after Edward H. McNamara, former mayor of Livonia, Michigan who went on to be elected ... Read More...