Historic Detroit

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Vernors Bottling Plant - Old photos

The plant was deceptively large, stretching back to almost Cass Avenue. The gnome sign seen here was saved and today hangs in the Pure Detroit store in the Guardian Building.

The iconic Vernors neon sign with The Whitney restaurant in the background.

The iconic Vernors sign lit up along Woodward Avenue