Map: Downtown Detroit Civic Center 1878


File this under the “unbuilt Detroit” category, (traced by H.F.J.) from E. H. Bennet architects in Chicago. North of Campus Martius, this “civic center,” located at what is now Grand Circus Park, would have functioned as a true Downtown hub for government, entertainment, and city life.

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