Image ID
HB-05845-B
Headline
Exterior view of Parke, Davis & Company pharmaceutical plant
Date Depicted
May 27, 1940
Date Created
May 27, 1940
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-05845-B, Chicago History Museum, Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Inventory Number
1991.505
Storage Location
Hedrich-Blessing Collection
Max Pixels - Height
6000
Max Pixels - Width
4800
KEYWORDS
hb05845b.tif
architecture
built environment
Hedrich-Blessing
buildings
factories & plants
pharmaceutical companies
pharmaceutical plants
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942
Detroit (Mich.)
Parke Davis & Company
industrial facilities
hb05845b
exterior view of parke davis company pharmaceutical plant

Exterior corner view of the Parke, Davis & Company pharmaceutical plant in Detroit, Michigan, May 27, 1940. The image shows a six-story brick industrial building with a stone base containing a lower level and decorative horizontal stone bands above the first and top floors. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn.

Exterior corner view of the Parke, Davis & Company pharmaceutical plant in Detroit, Michigan, May 27, 1940. The image shows a six-story brick industrial building with a stone base containing a lower level and decorative horizontal stone bands above the first and top floors. Photographed for architect Albert Kahn.