At the recent family gathering for Janet Fuger’s memorial, my son and I arrived the evening before and joined Sandy and Gretchen Lewis at the Country Club for dinner. 1,016 more words
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Although his time during the Civil War was marked by controversy, in the years after the war things seemed to settle down. About 1866, my great-grandfather Colonel Freeman Norvell and his brother-in-law, Henry Nelson Walker assumed the ownership of the Detroit… 489 more words
DETROIT (AP) – Volunteers are working to save pieces of the city’s jazz history from a long-vacant building in downtown Detroit.
The nonprofit Detroit Sound Conservancy is trying to salvage items belonging to the former Graystone International Jazz Museum collection left abandoned inside the Book Building since 2009. 279 more words