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    Detroit and the War of 1812

    Detroit and the War of 1812Detroit and the War of 1812
    • Michigan History
    • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
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    Historic Jackson prison reformed as artist studios and residences

    Historic Jackson prison reformed as artist studios and residencesJudy Gail Krasnow, Founder/Director of Jackson Historic Prison Tours, details the architecture and history of Michigan's first state prison that has been repurposed as the Armory Arts Apartments.
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    • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
    TV Plus

    Doc traces meteoric career of architect Eero Saarinen

    Doc traces meteoric career of architect Eero SaarinenPBS presents ‘Eero Saarinen: The Architect Who Saw the Future’ Tuesday, which traces the Detroiter’s remarkable career
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    • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
    Michigan History

    Detroit: Greatest hits from the archives

    Detroit: Greatest hits from the archivesDetroit: Greatest hits from the archives
    • Michigan History
    • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
    Michigan History

    Packard: The rise and fall of an American icon

    Packard: The rise and fall of an American iconPackard: The rise and fall of an American icon
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    • 1 month, 1 week ago
    Michigan History

    75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked

    75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked75 years ago: Pearl Harbor attacked
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    • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    Bela Hubbard and the creation of Grand Boulevard

    Bela Hubbard and the creation of Grand BoulevardBela Hubbard and the creation of Grand Boulevard
    • Michigan History
    • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
    Autos

    American Center for Mobility breaks ground at iconic Willow Run plant

    American Center for Mobility breaks ground at iconic Willow Run plantAmerican Center for Mobility breaks ground at iconic Willow Run plant
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    • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan's Bo Schembechler remembered 10 years after his death

    Michigan's Bo Schembechler remembered 10 years after his deathMichigan's Bo Schembechler remembered 10 years after his death
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    • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
    Michigan History

    The Great Lakes' 'White Hurricane' of 1913

    The Great Lakes' 'White Hurricane' of 1913The Great Lakes' 'White Hurricane' of 1913
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    • 2 months ago
    Michigan History

    Detroit's magnificent early federal buildings

    Detroit's magnificent early federal buildingsDetroit's magnificent early federal buildings
    • Michigan History
    • 2 months, 1 week ago
    Wolverines

    Michigan-MSU football rivalry through the years

    Michigan-MSU football rivalry through the yearsMichigan-MSU football rivalry through the years
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    • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
    Michigan

    Great Lakes shipbuilding industry weathers change

    Great Lakes shipbuilding industry weathers changeIndustry officials cite cyclical pattern of feast or famine
    • Michigan
    • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit has long, storied history

    USS Detroit has long, storied historyThe 6 vessels bearing Detroit’s name haven’t been the flashiest, but for the most part, they have been fighters
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    • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit: A new breed of ship for U.S. Navy

    USS Detroit: A new breed of ship for U.S. Navy$440M highly adaptable combat vessel to drop anchor in namesake city
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    • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
    Detroit

    USS Detroit, one of the Navy's fastest ships

    USS Detroit, one of the Navy's fastest shipsThe U.S. Navy pulls back the curtain on its latest ship — one that bears a familiar name. The USS Detroit is a littoral combat ship designed to operate and thrive in shallow waters near the coast. It is all about speed and maneuverability.
    • Detroit
    • 3 months ago
    Red Wings

    The life and times of Joe Louis Arena

    The life and times of Joe Louis ArenaThe life and times of Joe Louis Arena
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    • 3 months ago
    Michigan History

    The legacy of Henry Ford

    The legacy of Henry FordThe legacy of Henry Ford
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    • 3 months ago
    Michigan History

    The six ships named USS Detroit

    The six ships named USS DetroitThe six ships named USS Detroit
    • Michigan History
    • 3 months ago
    Detroit

    Infographic: The latest USS Detroit

    Infographic: The latest USS DetroitNew Freedom-class littoral combat ship powered along the Great Lakes to arrive early Friday afternoon
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    • 3 months ago
    Michigan History

    When the circus was the No. 1 attraction

    When the circus was the No. 1 attractionWhen the circus was the No. 1 attraction
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    Michigan History

    WPA projects in Michigan, 1935-43

    WPA projects in Michigan, 1935-43WPA projects in Michigan, 1935-43
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    Michigan History

    In Michigan history: Deadly Lake Huron tunnel explosion

    In Michigan history: Deadly Lake Huron tunnel explosionThis 1971 report was The Detroit News’ first account of one of the worst industrial accidents Michigan history.
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    • 4 months ago
    Michigan History

    The 1971 Lake Huron water tunnel explosion

    The 1971 Lake Huron water tunnel explosionThe 1971 Lake Huron water tunnel explosion
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    • 4 months ago
    Spartans

    The 1966 MSU vs. Notre Dame game

    The 1966 MSU vs. Notre Dame gameWhy is this football game still talked about 50 years later? Detroit News sportswriter Lynn Henning explains.
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    • 4 months ago
    Michigan History

    Michigan labor history: Organizing in tough times

    Michigan labor history: Organizing in tough timesMichigan labor history: Organizing in tough times
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    • 4 months, 1 week ago
    Detroit

    Detroiter in iconic civil rights photo to be honored

    Detroiter in iconic civil rights photo to be honoredA picture of a young Mamie Chalmers being blasted by a fire hose was one of several news photos that shocked the nation
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    • 4 months, 1 week ago