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Shorpy Saturday – Union Trust: 1906

By Jeffrey Buck I want to first apologize for the long hiatus; It’s been a busy few weeks. There has been a lot of buzz lately with all of the renovations and new construction going on in Downtown and Midtown. … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Central Savings: 1905

By Jeffrey Buck If you have ever taken a drive down some of the busiest streets in the “D” then you must have noticed by now that the buildings that once housed banks have taken on a new life.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Victorian Vines: 1910

By Jeffrey Buck As the rain continues to pour, we look forward to sunny days by the water. Take a look at the photograph entitled “Victorian Vines: 1910“:   Detroit circa 1910. “Bagley Homestead — Michigan Conservatory of Music.” Former abode of … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Play Ball: 1902

By Jeffrey Buck Not unlike today, an open field was a good spot for a pick-up baseball game even back in 1902. Sports clothing has come a long way but so has clothing in general. What’s your favorite sport’s memory … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Charlie’s Car: 1948

By Jeffrey Buck Today’s picture is in beautiful color! A beautiful smile from a big Chrysler. Take a look at the photograph entitled “Charlie’s Car: 1948“:   “Charlie Ransom’s car 1948.” A big Chrysler that looks like it just came from the … Continue reading

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