PONTCHARTRAIN CLUB – DETROIT

PONTCHARTRAIN CLUB – DETROIT

PONTCHARTRAIN CLUB

1511 First St, Detroit, Michigan, USA

Built 1928-1929; Smith, Hinchman & Grylls, architects

[Now known as Town Residences]

Sources – Detroit Free Press, Oct. 29, 1924, pg. 13 and July 14, 1929, pg. 78-83 + Detroit News, March 14, 1926, pg. 1 and July 17, 1929, pg. 36 + “Designing Detroit: Wirt Rowland and the Rise of Modern American Architecture” Michael G. Smith [Wayne State University Press, 2017] pg. 303-310, 416 + “Smith, Hinchman & Grylls: 125 Years of Architecture and Engineering, 1853-1978” Thomas J. Holleman & James P. Gallagher [Wayne State University Press, 1978] pg. 115, 130

https://www.instagram.com/ilovedetroitmichigan/

Dale Carlson

Dale Carlson grew up along the northeastern shores of Lake Michigan, where at a young age Detroit called out to him in his dreams. In 2008, after extended stays in ten different Michigan cities, the author settled permanently in southeast Oakland County where he currently lives and works in various capacities within the local real estate industry.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.