Detroit s Corktown celebrates the history of Detroit s oldest neighborhood. From Irish immigrants in the 1840s to urban pioneers of the 21st century, this community has beckoned to the restless of spirit, the adventurous, and those who have sought to escape poverty and oppression to make a new life in America. While the city of Detroit has undergone tremendous change over the years, Corktown has never forgotten the solid working-class roots established by brave pioneers in the mid-19th century. Many of their shotgun homes ...

Detroit's Corktown 2007, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531632113


Detroit's Corktown 2007, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738551555

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