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Northbank Center

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Identification

Northbank Center
Industrial Savings Bank, Metropolitan Building, Northbank Center North
126056

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Structure in General

high-rise building
existing [completed]
rigid frame
steel
curtain wall
neo-classicism

Usages

university institutional office

Facts

  • The lower three stories are articulated with fluted pilasters. Classical motifs are also found in the upper two floors, including a wide copper cornice projecting above the 11th floor, highlighted with lions' heads and anthemions.
  • The building was reportedly designed after the Ancient Temple in Athens, Greece.
  • In 2000, the University of Michigan renovated the building at a cost of $3,000,000; converting it to office space, classroom space, and a 400-seat banquet hall.
  • Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984 as the Industrial Savings Bank Building.
  • The Northbank Center/Industrial Savings Bank is a 12-story, steel frame and reinforced concrete building faced with Indiana limestone and light-colored brick. The upper five floors were originally home to the Industrial Mutual Association, which provided health and life insurance to carriage and auto workers.

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Location

432 North Saginaw Street
48502
Flint
Michigan
U.S.A.

Technical Data

156.01 ft
156.01 ft
140.27 ft
12
1922
2000
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