Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
David Whitney Building
Erected 2016 by Michigan Historical Commission - Michigan Historical Center. (Marker Number S0743.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1915.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Park Ave, Detroit MI 48226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Theater District (within shouting distance of this marker); Edwin Denby Enlistment (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Central United Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); Vernor's Ginger Ale (about 500 feet away); L. B. King and Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birthplace of Ford Automobile (approx. 0.2 miles away); Women's City Club of Detroit (approx. 0.2 miles away); Statue of Abraham Lincoln (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
1. Grand Circus Park Historic District
The David Whitney building is part of the Grand Circus Park Historic District contains the 5-acre (2.0 ha) Grand Circus Park in Downtown Detroit, Michigan that connects the theatre district with its financial district. It is bisected by Woodward Avenue, four blocks north of Campus Martius Park, and is roughly bounded by Clifford, John R. and Adams Streets. The district was listed
— Submitted May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 22 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.