In search of Detroit's lost neighborhood
It's now Roosevelt Park, but once it was home to a lively working class community, pushed out to make way for the train station
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In search of Detroitís lost neighborhood
In the shadow of Detroitís famous ruin, the Michigan Central Depot, this small group is excavating a former thriving neighborhood that once occupied the park and adjacent areas; in all, about 20
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