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Shorpy Saturday – Tailgate Gourmet: 1960

By Jeffrey Buck Football is upon us; both college and NFL. Along with football comes the tradition of tailgating before games across the country. Nothing says football like an old station-wagon sitting in The Big House filled with all those … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – The Lincoln Store: 1925

By Jeffrey Buck When I think of a car dealership… it’s usually expansive and not very elegant. That’s not always been the case. This picture of a city dealership in Washington, D.C. back in the 20s is not your average … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – White Castle: 1910

By Jeffrey Buck Opening Day is getting closer. See if you can find the baseball scoreboard in the photo! Take a look at the photograph entitled “White Castle: 1910“: Detroit circa 1910. “Griswold Street south from Michigan Avenue.” And a view of … Continue reading

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Run Wild this Weekend at the Detroit Zoo

By Jeffrey Buck It’s not to late to sign up for the annual Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo benefit being held this Sunday, September 15. Join thousands of other runners and walkers as they help support the Zoo’s Ruth … Continue reading

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Become a Member Today!

By Jeffrey Buck I’ve written about this subject before but as I travel throughout the year to new places I am always reminded how important it is to support our local attractions. In hard times and in good these great … Continue reading

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Ask Yourself: Do I Want to be a Detroit Zoo Volunteer?

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is asking people to “Ask Yourself” in a new volunteer recruitment video. The question: Do you want to be a Detroit Zoo volunteer? The answer may be just a click away … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Cadillac Square Building: 1918

By Jeffrey Buck In 1918 shopping was abundant downtown and surface parking lots hardly existed in the core of the city. Fast forward to 2012 and the roles have reversed. The Cadillac Square Building, shadow to the much larger Cadillac Tower, joined … Continue reading

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