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Shorpy Saturday – Children’s Day: 1902

By Jeffrey Buck Belle Isle is trying to make a comeback with the help of several organizations. Hopefully one day it will be filled with people like it was here, over 100 years ago. Take a look at the photograph entitled “Children’s … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Ghost Jerk: 1909

By Jeffrey Buck Drug stores sure have changed over the years. I’d like to see the return of the soda fountain counter! Take a look at the photograph entitled “Ghost Jerk: 1909“: Detroit circa 1909. “Bertram Bros. drug store — Detroit City … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Army Ambulances: 1942

By Jeffrey Buck Enjoy your weekend! Take a look at the photograph entitled “Army Ambulances: 1942“: August 1942. “Detroit, Michigan. Chrysler Corporation Dodge truck plant. Dodge ambulances are here, lined up for delivery to the Army.” Photo by Arthur Siegel … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – New Wave: 1941

By Jeffrey Buck The technology and size may have changed but these are still used today! Take a look at the photograph entitled “New Wave: 1941“: July 1941. “Detroit, Michigan. Women drying their hair in the beauty shop at the Crowley-Milner department … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Dodges of War: 1942

By Jeffrey Buck Detroit doing its part to help win the war. The assembly line at its finest. Take a look at the photograph entitled “Dodges of War: 1942“: August 1942. “Detroit (vicinity). Chrysler Corporation Dodge truck plant. Hundreds of deft operations … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Tube Inspector: 1942

By Jeffrey Buck Enjoy the weekend with a little bit of history! Take a look at the photograph entitled “Tube Inspector: 1942“: July 1942. “Ford bomber plant at Willow Run, Michigan. Inspection of more than a thousand separate tubing pieces composing the … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Ground Rules: 1900

By Jeffrey Buck Are you hitting the links this weekend? Let us know what your favorite golf course is in Michigan! Take a look at the photograph entitled “Ground Rules: 1900“: Circa 1900. “Golf links at Charlevoix, Michigan.” Mind if we play … Continue reading

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