Welcome to the Woodmere Cemetery Research Site This is Woodmere s th anniversary On July , , they opened the gates to what would become one of Detroit s treasures This is a walking driving tour that includes a box lunch, a book, some handouts, and a few surprises. Beth Olem The cemetery in the GM Poletown plant The September , by Amy Elliott Bragg Beth Olem The cemetery in the GM Poletown plant In some ways, this is the story of all cemeteries in Detroit Some people hiked out to the country and bought the land, thinking it would be far, far away, forever and ever. List of neighborhoods in Detroit Downtown Detroit is the city s central business district and a residential area, bordered by M Lodge Freeway to the west, the Interstate I , Fisher Freeway to the north, I Chrysler Freeway to the east, and the Detroit River to the south The area contains many of the prominent skyscrapers in Detroit, including the Renaissance Center, the Penobscot Building, and the Guardian Boneyards Detroit Under Ground Painted Turtle Richard The prolific Richard Bak has written about most living subjects in southeastern Michigan, so now he has turned his attention to death Boneyards Detroit Under Ground is a fascinating look at how we have died in Detroit going back to . The Deceased of Detroit The Witch of Delray. Jul , This isn t a blog about the living This is a blog about the dead I created this site to re visit those who contributed to Detroit s multi cultural fabric. Fun Things To Do In Detroit This Summer That Are Or Less Daily Detroit thanks Bamboo Detroit for their support With an inclusive community, flexible modern offices, classes and networking events, Bamboo Detroit helps entrepreneurs and innovative Detroit Memories Newsletter May I read references to the Lone Ranger and the Detroit Mounted Police.My father, Otto H Kavieff, was an architect in Detroit for many years, having designed a number of buildings in the area, as well as numerous apartments along th St.Never saw him in anything but a bow tie which he wore every day In addition to all of his capabilities, he was an incredible marksman. Henry M Leland Politics Progressivism in Detroit was energized by upper middle class men and women who felt a civic duty to uplift society by freeing it from the tyranny of corrupt politicians who worked hand in hand with unscrupulous saloonkeepers Leland was an important leader, with his base in the Detroit Citizens League Supported by Detroit s I Love Detroit Michigan Albert Kahn Buildings in A Filtered Detroit Experience Above General Motors Building Research Laboratory c. in foreground, with the General Motors Building behind and to the left. Detroit Streets A list of Detroit streets and how some of them got their names.