Image ID
HB-04803-U
Headline
General Motors building
Date Depicted
July 19, 1938
Date Created
July 19, 1938
Creator
Hedrich-Blessing
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
black-and-white negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved.
Credit Line
HB-04803-U, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
7500
KEYWORDS
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general motors building

Exterior view of the General Motors building in Detroit, Michigan, July 19, 1938. This building was later known as the Argonaut Building also known as the General Motors Research Laboratory and the Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn.

Exterior view of the General Motors building in Detroit, Michigan, July 19, 1938. This building was later known as the Argonaut Building also known as the General Motors Research Laboratory and the Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn.