Great Lakes, Mighty Rivers . The Great Lakes and a network of rivers opened the vast American heartland to a nation moving west.
A homeless woman called it home. Big-time bootleggers were locked up in its cells, and cockroaches as big as mice crawled the walls. The Detroit Police Department's gritty old headquarters at 1300 Beaubien is legendary — and back in the spotlight with news that businessman Dan Gilbert is ...
Here are 15 of our favorite cars from the Walter P. Chrysler Museum.
Ohio Attractions, Museums, Art Museums, Botanical Gardens, Presidential sites, Historical sites, Theater, and Trains.
The former Detroit production home of the Dodge Viper supercar will become the new address for classic cars such as a 1902 Rambler and 1924 Chrysler Touring car.
Classic Car Museum Directory - Find a listing of classic car museums and antique auto museums throughout North America.
SAE Detroit Section Office 28535 Orchard Lake Rd, Ste. 200 Farmington Hills MI 48334 Phone: (248) 324-4445 Fax: (248) 324-4449
Detroit & Mackinac Railway Co . The Detroit & Mackinac was incorporated in December of 1894, and was made up of many small railroads. In April of 1979 they purchased 72 miles of former Penn Central track from Mackinaw city to Sallings,
Detroit — With the Dodge Viper gone, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will turn the Conner Avenue Assembly plant where it was manufactured into a place of memories and meetings.
The Detroit Historical Museum is the only museum dedicated to telling our region's history. Click on the links to the left to learn more about the new exhibitions - and old favorites - that we offer!
A mid-Michigan historical society focusing on local history, the interurban rail line of Wm. Boland, and a statewide focused Michigan Military Heritage Museum to share the stories of our veterans.
The Henry Ford provides unique educational experiences based on authentic artifacts and stories from America's traditions of ingenuity and innovation.
The Joe Martin Foundation for Exceptional Craftsmanship Presents The Internet Craftsmanship Museum What's New at the Museum : This page is for those who like to check back often to see what has been going on at the museum since their last visit
Feb 26, 2011 · AP Photo | The Detroit News A 1924 Hupmobile Roadster is one of the made in Detroit cars preserved in the Detroit Historical Society's storage area at the Historic Fort Wayne in Detroit, Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011.
The Tucker 48 (named after its model year) is an automobile conceived by Preston Tucker and briefly produced in Chicago in 1948. Only 51 cars were made before the company ceased operations on March 3, 1949, due to negative publicity initiated by the news media, a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation and a heavily publicized stock ...
Major locations for railroad history research with websites and some email addresses are listed here. Details about many of the locations are in Thomas T. Taber III's The Railroad Historical Research Reference Guide, published in 1993, and its addenda.
ASARCO. Plymouth #81: This 20-ton, Model JLB locomotive was purchased new from Plymouth Locomotive Corp. by Ray Consolidated Copper in September 1949.
Historical Notes. Pío Pico constructed the Pico House in 1869-70. The first three-story hotel built in Los Angeles, it had about eighty rooms, large windows, a grand staircase, and a small interior courtyard.^*
Detroit: Detroit, city, seat of Wayne county, southeastern Michigan, U.S. It is located on the Detroit River (connecting Lakes Erie and St. Clair) opposite Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
Detroit (/ d ɪ ˈ t r ɔɪ t /) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the largest city on the United States–Canada border, and the seat of Wayne County.The municipality of Detroit had a 2016 estimated population of 672,795, making it the 23rd-most populous city in the United States.
You Know You're From Detroit If... Memories of metro Detroit in the '50s, '60s and '70s
Tucker Automobiles: The Cammack Collection. This permanent, interactive and educational exhibit involves visitors in the compelling story of the development of these historic vehicles and dynamically displays their unique and advanced features.
Apr 26, 2014 · On a recent weekday afternoon, Steve Delaney flipped through historical Oldsmobile photos in several three-ring binders at a table in a mostly empty Harry's Place, a neighborhood bar and restaurant across the street from GM's old Fisher Body plant.
Roster of Preserved North American Electric Railway Cars Welcome. Welcome to the online roster of preserved North American Electric Railway cars.
1.) Historical Timeline: This timeline includes not just landmark electric cars in history, but development of key components in the development of electric vehicles.