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Hammond Building

122 Griswold Street
Detroit MI United States

Status:destroyed
Construction Dates
  Began1889
  Finished1890
  Destroyed1956
Floor Count10
Building Uses
 - office
 - retail
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - chicago school

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof150 ftSanborn Fire Insurance Company Maps

Description
- Architect: Harry W. J. Edbrooke

- This was Detroit's first high-rise building, and remained the tallest until the completion of the Majestic Building in 1896.

- The Hammond Building was demolished in 1956 to make way for the National Bank of Detroit Building.

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