Published by the Local Committees: Detroit, 1912. Hardcover. Good. Item #21-4730
Illus., 9 x 6", printed tan boards, unpaginated. Covers well worn, soiled, lacks spine cover, front cover becoming detached, front inner hinge and textblock cracked, scattered spotting, small tear to one illus. else good. Meeting details, banking officers etc. Most exciting things they did was attend a baseball game at Navin Field and a golf tournament at the Detroit Country Club. The most saleable part of this book are the wonderful early photos of Detroit: "Start of the Glidden Tour from Belle Isle", "Detroit Boat Club", "The Livingstone Channel" (at the Detroit River), steamer Tashmoo at the dock, Penobscot Building, Gladwin Park, West Grand Boulevard, "an automobile factory" (looks like Ford), Belle Isle, Butler Block and much more. Sold as is. Great content. SCARCE.