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3952 Chatsworth Street, The Wilds's home in the 1960s.
3952 Chatsworth Street, The Wilds's home in the 1960s.

Source: picture taken from realty advertisement.

606 Horseshoe Lounge, once a popular night club in the African American section of Detroit called "Paradise Valley." Scheduled for demolition
606 Horseshoe Lounge, once a popular night club in the African American section of Detroit called "Paradise Valley." Scheduled for demolition
A boarded up shop in the wake of the late 1960s riots in Detroit
A boarded up shop in the wake of the late 1960s riots in Detroit

Source: Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University.

African American man stands in doorway of burned-out building, 1967.
African American man stands in doorway of burned-out building, 1967.

Source: Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University.

Cadillac main assembly plant at 450 Amsterdam Street and Cass Avenue in Detroit. The plant today lies within the New Amsterdam Historic District. (1910)
Cadillac main assembly plant at 450 Amsterdam Street and Cass Avenue in Detroit. The plant today lies within the New Amsterdam Historic District. (1910)

Source: wikipedia.org-copyright expired

Detroit's last mayor, Kwame Kilpatrick, who was forced to resign following scandals in his office.
Detroit's last mayor, Kwame Kilpatrick, who was forced to resign following scandals in his office.

Source: wikipedia.org

Ford Assembly Line, 1913
Ford Assembly Line, 1913

Source: wikipedia.org-copyright expired

Mayor Coleman Young, the first African-American Mayor of Detroit, 1974-1993
Mayor Coleman Young, the first African-American Mayor of Detroit, 1974-1993

Source: wikipedia.org released through GNU creative license

Night Skyline of Detroit from across the river at Windsor.
Night Skyline of Detroit from across the river at Windsor.

Source: wikipedia.org released through GNU creative license, user Shakil Musafa

Packard Motors Factory-closed since 1957
Packard Motors Factory-closed since 1957

Source: detroityes.com

The Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan-General Motors' world headquarters
The Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan-General Motors' world headquarters

Source: wikipedia.org-public domain

The Seal of the City of Detroit. The Latin motto means "We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes"
The Seal of the City of Detroit. The Latin motto means "We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes"
The YWCA Downtown building. Already alone and vacant on its large lot, the Detroit City Council is now contemplating its demolition
The YWCA Downtown building. Already alone and vacant on its large lot, the Detroit City Council is now contemplating its demolition
Uniroyal Plant on Jefferson Ave., demolished in the 1980s. The then newly built Renaissance Center towers are visible in the background
Uniroyal Plant on Jefferson Ave., demolished in the 1980s. The then newly built Renaissance Center towers are visible in the background

Source: detroityes.com