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Historical Geography of Detroit

Parkins; Almon Ernest

Historical Geography of Detroit

by Parkins; Almon Ernest

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10540344M
    ISBN 100722200722
    ISBN 109780722200728

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    The maps reproduced in this book were made by First Nations, Scandinavian, French, English, Scottish, Canadian, and American car­tographers. Together they tell the story of the land that came to be called Canada. They remind us that there was nothing at all inevitable . Historical Society of Michigan State History Award for Outstanding Michigan History Publication. Guardians of Detroit: Architectural Sculpture in the Motor City is a page book with original photos. Published by Wayne State University Press, it is a unique effort to explore, explain, and document Detroit's amazing collection of.

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Throughout the book, she paints a vibrant picture of Detroit as a city discovering itself and the crucial role it has to play in American history.

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Five Themes of Geography and Detroit | Detroit Historical Society. In this thesis, The Historical Geography of Detroit, the chief endeavor will be to indicate the influence of the topography, the waterways, the soil, the climate, mineral resources, plant life, animal life, and aboriginal human life upon the activities of the Europeans and their descendants who came to occupy the Great Lakes region, and more.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. The Historical Geography of Detroit by Almon Ernest Parkins. Publisher Michigan Historical Commission Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of Michigan LanguagePages:   During the midth century, Detroit was the fourth largest city in the United States with a population of over million was a thriving metropolis that embodied the American Dream - a land of opportunity and growth.

Today, Detroit has become a symbol of urban decay. He was a great collector of Detroit history, artifacts, manuscripts, maps, and bought them up and created the Burton Historical Collection. He wrote books as mundane as "List of Streets in Detroit" to a colorful & detailed 5-volume history of the city, called "The City of Detroit, Michigan ".

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Full text of "The historical geography of Detroit". Detroit, the largest city in the state of Michigan, was settled in by French is the first European settlement above tidewater in North America.

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