• Search within Results

2 Results

Results per Page
Layout List | Grid | Facets

Refined by:

: 1996-07-08
  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Old Main; Recent; Restoration

    Circa 1990s. Old Main renovation June 1996 through January 1997. Photographs by Patricia Bartkowski, University Archives. Image is taken from outside a classroom door in the hallway looking into room during renovation. Malcomson and Higginbotham, 1896. Originally Central High School, Old Main is Wayne State’s place of origin and now a university icon. The stately Romanesque Revival composition is softened by the buff-colored brick. Under the leadership of David Mackenzie, a junior college was be…

  • Wayne State University; Buildings; Old Main; Recent; Restoration

    Circa 1990s. Old Main renovation June 1996 through January 1997. Photographs by Patricia Bartkowski, University Archives. Image is of a display case in hallway prior to renovation. Malcomson and Higginbotham, 1896. Originally Central High School, Old Main is Wayne State’s place of origin and now a university icon. The stately Romanesque Revival composition is softened by the buff-colored brick. Under the leadership of David Mackenzie, a junior college was begun in the building in 1917. In 1926, …