Forgotten Detroit

Author: Paul Vachon
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738560878
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Mary Chase Stratton created a new art form. And Henry Ford II changed the course of his family legacy. Forgotten Detroit delves into the wellspring of history to retell some of these lesser-known stories within Detroit's rich heritage.

Forgotten Landmarks Of Detroit

Author: Dan Austin
Publisher: History Press
ISBN: 9781609498283
Size: 29.73 MB
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From the hallowed halls of Old City Hall to the floating majesty of steamships to the birthplace of the automotive industry, Dan Austin, author of Lost Detroit and creator of HistoricDetroit.org, recaptures stories and memories of a ...

Lost Restaurants Of Detroit

Author: Paul Vachon
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 143965851X
Size: 18.54 MB
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Through stories and recipes nearly lost to time, author Paul Vachon explores the history of the Motor Citys fine dining, ethnic eateries and everything in between. Grab a cup of coffeehes got stories to share.

Detroit S Statler And Book Cadillac Hotels

Author: David Kohrman
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738520254
Size: 68.97 MB
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This book serves as a comparative study of the Book-Cadillac and Statler Hotels of Detroit, and their impact on the development of Washington Boulevard.

Detroit S Historic Hotels And Restaurants

Author: Patricia Ibbotson
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738550800
Size: 71.27 MB
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Detroit's population grew rapidly after the beginning of the 20th century due to the growth of the automobile and other industries, and the city became a tourist and convention center.

Ghostly Ruins

Author: Harry Skrdla
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781568986159
Size: 33.56 MB
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Skrdla shows you all this and more, telling the tale of each place in its prime and the story behind its fall, accompanied by more than two hundred photographs depicting these locations at both yesterday's historic heights and today's ...

Lost Detroit

Author: Dan Austin
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625842376
Size: 21.13 MB
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Lost Detroit tells the stories behind 12 of the city's most beautiful, all-but-forgotten landmarks and of the people behind them, from the day they opened to the day they closed.

Art Deco In Detroit

Author: Rebecca Binno Savage
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439614857
Size: 14.43 MB
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Art Deco in Detroit explores the wide-ranging variety of these architectural marvels, from world-famous structures like the Fisher and Penobscot Buildings, to commercial buildings, theaters, homes, and churches.

Hidden History Of Detroit

Author: Amy Elliott Bragg
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1614233454
Size: 19.11 MB
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Meet the argumentative French fugitive who founded the city, the tobacco magnate who haunts his shuttered factory, the gambler prankster millionaire who built a monument to himself, the governor who brought his scholarly library with him on ...

Searching For The Forgotten War 1812

Author: Patrick Richard Carstens
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781456867553
Size: 76.84 MB
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In this encounter when Fort Detroit surrendered the United States Navy lost its
only warship on Lake Erie, the brig USS Adams, which was renamed the HMS
Detroit by the British; however, the American sailors and marines under the ...