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Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mies van der Rohe Townhouses

 
 
Mies Van Der Rohe Townhouses Marker image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, May 3, 2021
1. Mies Van Der Rohe Townhouses Marker
Added to NRHP August 1, 1996.
Inscription.  
Built 1958-1960
And Placed On The

National Register
Of Historic Places

By The United States
Department Of The Interior

 
Erected by United States Department of the Interior.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1958.
 
Location. 42° 20.321′ N, 83° 2.258′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Rivard Street and Nicolet Place, on the left when traveling south on Rivard Street. Located across the street from Toto Senior Care. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1000 Nicolet Pl, Detroit MI 48207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Mary's Rectory (approx. ¼ mile away); Church of Annunciation (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Mary's Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Fannie Richards Homesite (approx. 0.3 miles away); Holy Family Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Paradise Valley (approx. 0.3 miles away); Detroit Cornice and Slate Building
Mies Van Der Rohe Townhouses Marker image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, May 3, 2021
2. Mies Van Der Rohe Townhouses Marker
Entrance to Lafayette Park where the townhouses are located.
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Mary's School (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
 
Also see . . .  Lafayette Park. Excerpt:
Lafayette Park is a historic urban renewal district east of Downtown Detroit and contains the largest collection of residential buildings designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.
(Submitted on June 3, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan.) 
 
Mies Van Der Rohe Townhouses image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, May 3, 2021
3. Mies Van Der Rohe Townhouses
Some of the 186 one and two-story cooperative townhouses, built between 1958 and 1960.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 27 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 3, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.

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