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Delphi Flint West, 300 Chevrolet Avenue, Flint, Genesee County, MI



B&W Photos

HB663084
Note Remaining Brick Exterior.

HB663085
Factory 4 Was One Of Locations Of 1936-1937 Gm Sit Down Strike.

HB663086
Bridge Connected North And South Portions Of Factory Complex

HB663087
Tunnel Under Chevrolet Avenue On Left

HB663088
Formerly Kearsky Street, Connecting Two Different Factories (now Joined As One)

HB663089
Mushroom Column And Milling Machine (kearney & Tracker Mill).

HB663090
Note Old Truss System On Roof And Column Structure.

HB663091

HB663092

HB663093

HB663094

HB663095


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Item Title


Location
300 Chevrolet Avenue, Flint, MI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MI-355

Subjects
Factories


Related Names
Luten, Daniel
Lowe, Jet, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
OBLIQUE VIEW OF NORTH CORNER, LOOKING SOUTH
OBLIQUE VIEW OF NORTH CORNER, LOOKING DUE SOUTH. NOTE REMAINING BRICK EXTERIOR.
CORNER OF KEARSKY AND CHEVROLET LOOKING N AT SOUTH CORNER, OBLIQUE ANGLE.
LOOKING DUE SOUTH FROM STEVENSON STREET, FLINT RIVER WITH FACTORY 4 IN THE BACKGROUND.
LOOKING WNW AT FACTORY 4, CHEVROLET AVENUE BRIDGE IN BACKGROUND. FACTORY 4 WAS ONE OF LOCATIONS OF 1936-1937 GM SIT DOWN STRIKE.
LOOKING WNW, CHEVROLET AVENUE BRIDGE CROSSING FLINT RIVER. BRIDGE CONNECTED NORTH AND SOUTH PORTIONS OF FACTORY COMPLEX. DANIEL LUTEN DESIGNED THE BRIDGE, AND ILLINOIS BRIDGE COMPANY BUILT IT IN 1918. THE BRIDGE WAS THE SITE OF THE BATTLE OF RUNNING BULLS IN THE 1936-1937 GM SIT DOWN STRIKE.
GUARD HOUSE ON CHEVROLET AVENUE, SOUTH SIDE OF BUILDING.
CLAD EXTERIOR WALL OF STRIKE ZONE. TUNNEL UNDER CHEVROLET AVENUE ON LEFT. LOOKING NNW.
LOOKING SW ON CENTRAL INTERIOR BAY. FORMERLY KEARSKY STREET, CONNECTING TWO DIFFERENT FACTORIES (NOW JOINED AS ONE). FACTORY 4 ON RIGHT AND FACTORY 5 ON LEFT.
FACTORY 4, LOOKING SOUTH. MUSHROOM COLUMN AND MILLING MACHINE (KEARNEY & TRACKER MILL).
FACTORY 5, LOOKING SOUTH. NOTE OLD TRUSS SYSTEM ON ROOF AND COLUMN STRUCTURE.
LOOKING SOUTH DOWN CENTRAL BAY, FORMERLY KEARSKY STREET.


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