• Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cathedral. A triangular geometric motif forms a decorative pattern thr…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 18,1956. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cathedral. A triangular geometric motif forms a decorative pattern thr…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. In image Dr. Clarence Hilberry, Dean Arthur Neef and K.T. Keller. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cath…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cathedral. A triangular geometric motif forms a decorative pattern thr…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. In image Mrs. Ruth E. Stevens, Conrad Matthaei, Boyd Stockmeyer; President Clarence Hilberry and Dean Arthur Neef on steam shovel. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lig…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cathedral. A triangular geometric motif forms a decorative pattern thr…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cathedral. A triangular geometric motif forms a decorative pattern thr…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; McGregor Memorial, Dedication

    Circa 1950s. Groundbreaking of building. Date December 17,1956. Minoru Yamasaki and Associates, 1958. One of Yamasaki’s masterpieces and believed by many to be among Detroit’s finest buildings. The 2 story nearly symmetrical pavilion is sheathed in warm travertine marble. The interior contains 2 levels of conference rooms that are arranged to either side of a sky lighted entry hall and lounge which has the feeling of a gothic cathedral. A triangular geometric motif forms a decorative pattern thr…