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    • Ernst Floeter Transcript

    • Interview with Ernst Floeter, a former German soldier who served as an American prisoner of war during World War II.
    • Oral History; World War II; prisoners; German
    • Sault Sainte Marie - St. Marys River and International Bridge

    • Color postcard from 1929 showing a view of the St. Marys River with the International Railroad Bridge, built in 1887, in the background near Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario. This postcard is part of the "Souvenir of Sault Ste. Marie, Canada" souvenir...
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Sault Sainte Marie (Ont.); St. Marys River; International Railroad Bridge (Mich. and Ont.); rivers; canals; bridges; railroad bridges; railroads; postcards
    • Detroit - "Grand Circus Park and Madison Theatre, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1920-1925 showing Grand Circus Park and surrounding buildings, looking west from the southeast side of the park in Detroit, Michigan. The Madison Theatre (1917) is on the very far left. From left to right, the skyscrapers...
    • Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Madison Theatre (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Tuller (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Fyfe Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham,...
    • Detroit - "Skyline from Grand Circus Park, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1928-1935 of a skyline view from Grand Circus Park, looking southwest in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the Madison Theater, built in 1917 by C. Howard Crane (who designed several theaters in Detroit). The tower next to...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Madison Theatre (Detroit, Mich.); David Broderick Tower (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Book Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson,...
    • Detroit - "Grand Circus Park, Downtown Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1936 depicting a view of Grand Circus Park and surrounding buildings, from the center of Grand Circus Park on Woodward Avenue, in Detroit, Michigan. The building on the left is the David Whitney building, built in 1915 by Daniel...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Tuller (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert,...
    • Detroit -"General Motors Building, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from 1938 showing the large General Motors Building (later known as Cadillac Place) on West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, Michigan. Built in 1922 by architect Albert Kahn, the building was the second largest building by capacity at its...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); General Motors Corporation; Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; Grand Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Place (Detroit, Mich.); buildings; office buildings; automotive industry; postcards
    • Detroit - "Campus Martius, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1901-1906 showing Campus Martius, looking north along Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. On the left is the old Detroit City Hall, built in 1871 (demolished in 1961). To the right of City Hall is the Majestic Building,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Fort Street (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - "Campus Martius, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1958 depicting the Campus Martius looking southwest in downtown Detroit, Michigan. The buildings shown in this image are, from far left to far right: First National Building (Albert Kahn, 1922), Guardian Building...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Campus Martius (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Hammond Building (Detroit, Mich.); ; Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Ave., Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1915 depicting Woodward Avenue looking north towards Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. The white skyscraper on the left is the Ford Building, built in 1909. In the background on the right is the Majestic Building,...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; streetcars; street scenes; stores; storefronts; automobiles; automotive industry;...
    • Detroit - "Majestic Building, Detroit"

    • Color postcard from circa 1901-1907 showing the Majestic Building on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The Majestic Building was built in 1896 by Daniel Burnham and demolished in 1962.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; Woodward Avenue; buildings; skyscrapers; streetcars; street scenes; postcards
    • Detroit - "Corner of Woodward Avenue and Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1910 showing the intersection of Woodward and Michigan Avenues, looking north from Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. The tall building on the corner is the Majestic Building, built in 1896 by Daniel Burnham. On the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.); Merrill Fountain (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912;...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, North of Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1916 depicting Woodward Avenue looking north towards Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. On the far left, the grey skyscraper is the 1916 addition to the Penobscot Building, located on Congress Street. The white...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Penobscot Building Annex (Detroit, Mich.); Penobscot Block (Detroit, Mich.); Ford Building (Detroit, Mich.); Dime Building (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel...
    • Detroit - "Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1906 showing Woodward Avenue, looking north from just north of Jefferson Avenue in Detroit, Michigan. The tall building in the background on the west side of Woodward is the Majestic Building, built in 1896 by Daniel H. Burnham...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham, Daniel Hudson, 1846-1912; street scenes; buildings; skyscrapers; office buildings; stores; storefronts; theaters; streetcars; people; postcards;
    • Detroit - "Washington Avenue, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1904 of Grand Circus Park at Washington Avenue (now Boulevard) in Detroit, Michigan.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Washington Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); parks; people; postcards
    • Detroit - "Water Front Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1905 showing the view of the Detroit, Michigan skyline across the Detroit River from Canada. The Wayne County Courthouse (now the Wayne County Building) can be seen on the right.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); courthouses; boats; steamboats; cityscapes; rivers; postcards
    • Detroit - "Belle Isle Bridge and Approach, Belle Isle in distance, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1915 showing what is now known as MacArthur Bridge Park and the bridge spanning the Detroit River and connecting Detroit to Belle Isle, which can be seen in the background. The bridge in this postcard is the old Belle...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Belle Isle (Detroit, Mich.); Grand Boulevard (Detroit, Mich.); MacArthur Bridge Park (Detroit, Mich.); Belle Isle Bridge (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); islands; bridges; parks; rivers;...

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