Historic Structures

New Center Building, Detroit Michigan

Date added: October 15, 2013 Categories: Michigan Commercial Art Deco

10-story, U-shaped structure. Limestone-faced exterior with tall central section and lower side wings. Detailing includes bronze grille work on 2-story entrance and spandrel panels between the windows. Store windows at first floor level are bronze framed plate glass.

Interior features a spacious elevator lobby sheathed in marble and displaying Art Moderne influences in its decoration.

New Center Building, Detroit Michigan VIEW NORTH SHOWING DETAIL (FIRST THREE FLOORS) OF SOUTH ELEVATION 1981
VIEW NORTH SHOWING DETAIL (FIRST THREE FLOORS) OF SOUTH ELEVATION 1981

New Center Building, Detroit Michigan Photocopy of original drawing by Albert Kahn, Inc. LOTHROP AVENUE ELEVATION
Photocopy of original drawing by Albert Kahn, Inc. LOTHROP AVENUE ELEVATION

New Center Building, Detroit Michigan Photocopy of original drawing by Albert Kahn, Inc. SECTIONS AND BETHUNE AVENUE ELEVATION
Photocopy of original drawing by Albert Kahn, Inc. SECTIONS AND BETHUNE AVENUE ELEVATION

New Center Building, Detroit Michigan Photocopy of original drawing by Albert Kahn, Inc. SECTIONS
Photocopy of original drawing by Albert Kahn, Inc. SECTIONS