Jan 15, 2012

RELIANCE MANUFACTURING COMPANY "Black Beauty" and "Honor Bright" Ghost Signs

Reliance Manufacturing Company ghost signs revealed in Detroit, via Sweet Juniper blog.
Hit the above link for a bit of history on the dark side of Milton Goodman's Reliance company and their non labor friendly practices which unfortunately are a prime example of today's disinvestment in American manufacturing. 


  1. the signs I photographed are in Detroit, not Chicago.

  2. This is actually a building in Highland Park, a city within the city of Detroit. NY Times posted an article on the sign this morning: