Detroit Observatory, ca. 1858


Detroit Observatory, ca. 1858

The earliest known picture of the Observatory, circa 1858. The man is probably first director Franz Brunnow with his father-in-law's dog, Leo.

Read more in The Detroit Observatory by Grace Shackman, Ann Arbor Streets: University of Michigan Campus, 1907, and 1308 East Ann Street by Marjorie Reade and Susan Wineberg.

Image courtesy of Bentley Historical Library.

Bentley Image Bank: BL001680


Places: 1308 E Ann St
Date: 1858

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