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Frederick Douglass Apartments - Tower 306

Chrysler Freeway & Vernon Highway
Detroit MI United States

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1951
  Finished1952
Floor Count14
Basement Floors1
Building Uses
 - residential
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - modern
Materials
 - brick

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Chimney chute152 ftHarley Ellis Devereaux, March 29, 2007
to masonry chimney chute (metal)
Spire150 ftHarley Ellis Devereaux, March 29, 2007
to masonry chimney
Roof146 ftHarley Ellis Devereaux, March 29, 2007
to machine room penthouse roof
Main roof128 ftHarley Ellis Devereaux, March 29, 2007
to main roof deck

Description
- Architect: Harley, Ellington, & Day

- Owner/Developer: Detroit Housing Commission

- This tower is one of six public housing project towers in the Frederick Douglass Project.

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