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The Detroit Institute of Arts
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has brown edges at the top and bottom enclosing a reproduction of a fresco showing men working on assembly lines in a factory. At the top left of the poster is "The Detroit Institute of...

Detroit Jazz Renaissance
Late 20th Early 21st Century

Poster has a black printed background with white text and images. At the left is an illustration of tall buildings with the faces of two men in white circles over the top. Starting at the top,...

First Annual Detroit-Area Hookers' Halloween Masquerade
c. 1990

Poster is printed on light purple paper with black image and text. In the center is an image of woman wearing wings and decorations across her chest. Poster reads at the top, "First Annual Detroit...

On Sale Now: Sun Goes Weekly!
c. 1976

Poster has a black background with an angled inset image of The Detroit Sun newspaper front page. The upper left and lower right has white text that reads, "On Sale Now/ All Over Town." The...

Rebirth! [People's Ballroom]
1972

Printed at the top of the poster is "Rebirth!" Below this is an image of two figures dancing. Printed around the figures is "People's Ballroom Detroit." Printed below the image is "Let's Work...

"Cop a Glow with Us": Rainbow Room
1968

Poster has a dark blue background with a yellow border with blue stars. In the background are white spots that appear as a night sky. The bottom has a rainbow with "Rainbow Room" in white script...

Rush Gibb presents: First Annual Detroit Rock & Roll Revival
1969

Poster has a blue border with an innter rainbow striped border around a light ornage and yellow background. At the top is a drawing of a pathway to yellow stairs leading up to the sun. In the...

1970

Poster has a blue border with a purple background. In the center is a United States Flag that is burning at the bottom with a marijana leaf. On either side of the flag is a red star with a white...

1967

Poster has a blue border around a white shield shape. The shield has small blue stars and "See" in large letters at the top. In the center is an eagle on a United States flag shield holding a...

1967

Poster has a turquoise background with purple and white text and image. In the center is a woma with long hair and a white halo. Around her is text. It reads, "The See/ June 23 Friday/ June 24...

1971

Poster has a black and white photograph at the top of a man being escorted by two police officers in riot gear. The man has a bloody head and blood stains on his shirt. Below the poster has "Being...

June, 13 1954

Typed on photo:

"The Washington Senators today aquired infielder Johnny Pesky, above, from the Detroit Tigers, for infielder Mel Hoderlein (not shown) and cash estimated at $20,000."

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1933

An experimental railroad passenger car, Railplane, developed by the Pullman Co, with operating controls and cab at each end of the car. The Associated Press teletype release, dated 10/8/1933,...

31-Aug-47

Caption: "Trib D Aug 31, 1947(?) Danny Arena (right) of Oakland, who piloted the Notre Dame to first place in the first 45-miles heat of the Silver Cup Race on the Detroit River yesterday, is...

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