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Bucket List Detroit: Motown Museum

This past weekend my fellow took me to the Motown Museum for the first time. The Museum is in the house known as Hitsville USA, where the Motown sound first began. 237 more words

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Google Street View tells a story of Detroit's struggles

July 2007; all photos are created using Google Street View, which retains copyright for these images. These images are being published for purposes of editorial comment. 510 more words

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Forgotten Gettysburg

There is a somewhat forlorn battlefield to the east of Gettysburg that few visit. It is located near a shopping area off the route 30 corridor. 451 more words

American History

27 PHOTOS OF THE HISTORIC FARWELL BUILDING

  

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“Detroit’s Capitol Park neighborhood is one of the oldest in the city, but has not fared well over the years. 56 more words

Detroit History

Where did the iconic Detroit "D" come from?

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The Old English “D” has become emblematic of the city of Detroit – it can be seen tattooed on forearms or stuck on the bumpers of cars, and of course, all over Comerica Park.

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This Week in NDSA - Digitizing Audio Reels!

This Week in NDSA, Digital Liaison Mike Dutkewych used the SLIS Digital Media Projects Lab to digitize several quarter-inch audio reels on loan from the Walter P. 63 more words

This Week In NDSA

THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 1934

Wore my shirtwaist dress to school. Kids liked it. Grandma bought a midget radio in Horton’s–only $9. It sounds swell and clear. Lily and I too a walk. 6 more words

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