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Detroit 1967 Project: Historical Society Wants To Hear Your Story About Riots, Unrest In CityDo you have a story to tell about where you were and what you were doing 48 years ago during the unrest that started on July 23, 1967?
Detroit Nonprofit Working To Save City's Jazz HistoryOnce a great jazz venue, the Graystone Ballroom, hosted popular artists like Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald.
Lions' Caldwell Honored As Team's First African-American CoachThe Detroit Historical Society's Black Historic sites committee recognized Caldwell and four others Friday evening for being African American "firsts" in their fields of endeavor.
Detroit Historical Museum Exhibit Honors WGPR, First Black-Owned TV StationDetroit Historical Society has installed an exhibit at the Community Gallery of the Detroit Historical Museum telling the story of WGPR-TV.
Public Input Sought For New Detroit Historical Museum ExhibitThe public has until Friday, August 30 to share their thoughts on Detroit's most celebrated building.
Detroit Historical Society Gets $500,000 GrantThe Ford Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the Detroit Historical Society as part of the society's $20.1 million fundraising effort.
Detroit Historical Museum Kicks Off Summer Film SeriesSummer is here and the Detroit Historical Society is bringing back the most popular films from its monthly film series.
Best Day Trips For Under $100 In The Detroit AreaDetroit, with its rich history and famous architecture, is certainly a city that offers variety with day trips for the budget-conscious traveler.
Best Ways To Learn About Presidential And American History In DetroitPresidents Day is a time to celebrate patriotism and reflect upon the history of America and its presidents.
Dossin Great Lakes Museum To Close For RenovationThis weekend marks the final opportunity for visitors to check out the Dossin Great Lakes Museum for a while.
Best Places For Women's History In DetroitHistory often omitted "her"story because, in countless cultures, the patriarchal paradigm dominated. Now, women's contributions to human survival and progress get much more appreciation.
Motown Star Lends A Hand For Upcoming Detroit Legends PlazaA legendary Motown singer was in the spotlight Thursday, putting their handprints on a historical display coming soon to Detroit.