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Haunted Houses. Diana Ross' childhood home...Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects - dETROITfUNK Abandoned

The abandoned towers of the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects Detroit, USA. Ready for the planed demolishing. The complex was home to such notable figures ...

The Fredrick Douglass housing projects as seen from the nearby Brewster mid-rise buildings.

Detroit Brewster Douglass Project...last block going down

The abandoned towers of the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects Detroit, USA. Ready for the planed demolishing. The complex was home to such notable figures ...

It is a symbol of Detroit's decline. It is a symbol of the disastrous public

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Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects Unveil Landmark Mixed-Use Development for Downtown Detroit, Courtesy of

Detroit is littered with empty lots and abandoned buildings, such as the Brewster-Douglas

The abandoned towers of the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects Detroit, USA. Ready for the planed demolishing. The complex was home to such notable figures ...

Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects Detroit (Diana Ross and the Supremes) grew up here.

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Frederick Douglass Housing Project in Detroit

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Fredrick Douglass long corridor and gutted wall (wider)

Three Out of Four (Rudy Malmquist) Tags: urban abandoned public skyline mi demolish

Decline of Detroit

Detroit Foundation Hotel

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The brick high-rises towering over I-75 near downtown are all that's left of the Brewster-Douglass, where crews have been leveling smaller buildings since ...

Dan Gilbert's Bedrock buys iconic Buhl Building in downtown Detroit

Urban Exploration Detroit

Oombra Architects

Brewster-Douglass, seen in 1955. From Williams 2009.

Left: New Grand Rapids, Michigan city hall Right: Frederick Douglass projects, Detroit

Overhead view of the Buhl Building in downtown Detroit,

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Schmidt Hammer Lassen's First U.S. Project Breaks Ground in Detroit, © Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

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Detroit has highest number of abandoned homes, Flint second, website reports | NOLA.com

Historic Detroit

Brewster-Douglas housing projects

The future Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Centennial Park Courtesy of the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy

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Historic Detroit

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A note on IMDB also states that "Although The PJs is modeled after the Brewster-Douglass public housing projects in Detroit, Michigan, the show takes place ...

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The Renaissance Center is the headquarters of General Motors.

DETROIT - Authorities are investigating a fire that broke out in an abandoned housing project near downtown Detroit.

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks to reporters in front of the Brewster- Douglass projects, with former mayor Dave Bing to his left. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

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Life for Detroit's blacks over the years: vibrant and volatile - The Washington Post

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Preservationists hope to influence demolition decisions in Detroit

According to Farley, the architectural firm that designed the Douglass Towers was Detroit's own Harley, Ellington & Day. Harley & Ellington had decades ...

Photos of Detroit's Golden Age: The other side of 'ruin porn'

A view of downtown Detroit from the rooftop of the Wurlitzer Building.

From the roof of one of the towers, I gained a clearer view of the pathways below . In the middle sits the remains of a wooden playground, now splintered, ...

Freedom's Railway Ran Through Detroit

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Fredrick Douglass front entrance overview

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Federal housing policies created after the Depression ensured that African-Americans and other people of

Over 200 skateboarders convened on the DIY skate park made from the tennis courts of the abandon and forgotten Brewster-Douglass projects in Detroit for "Go ...

Morris Adjmit Architects

Photos of Detroit's Golden Age: The other side of 'ruin porn' | MLive.com

Part of the 20-building Brewster-Douglass housing project site in Detroit, seen in March 2011, two years after the last residents moved out.

Brewster-Douglass Housing Projekte Stockbild

Detroit Historical Society

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Much of the work is focused on urban agriculture, with gardens inside and around abandoned buildings.

It all starts with a library card.

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The construction of the Detroit- Detroit Windsor Tunnel

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BREWSTER PROJECTS x DOWNTOWN DETROIT

Giving Form

This is easily the biggest [in cultural significance and physical size] art event in recent Detroit history, certainly in this century, with a honor roll of ...

Bill Schwab, Metropolitan, Gum over Platinum Print, Detroit 2012

A note on IMDB also states that "Although The PJs is modeled after the Brewster-Douglass public housing projects in Detroit, Michigan, the show takes place ...

Urbanism that Forgot the Urban: John Portman's Legacy in Detroit, John Portman's Renaissance Centre

Seed Detroit, 2010. [Photograph by Andrew Herscher] In Seed Detroit, wildflowers were planted on some of the many vacant lots in the Brush Park District.

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Windsor (pictured) is a tidy little city which overlooks Detroit and is the centre

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... The Compuware building — a great example of revitalization of downtown Detroit.

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Second stage of demo begins on historic Brewster-Douglass project

Fredrick Douglass hallway being overtaken by nature

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Welcome to Washington DC, our nation's Capitol, and home to many of the most iconic structures in the history of American architecture. I Love Detroit ...

DOUG AITKEN

Metropolitan Building

This photo shows a closer view of the former Belle Isle Bus Station, that for nearly 60 years sat along the east side of the entrance-exit roadway to the ...

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Detroit RiverFront Conservancy

Haunted Houses. Diana Ross' childhood home...Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects - dETROITfUNK Abandoned

Detroit's Landmark Towers of 'Brewster-Douglass Housing Project are now history! 2013

The abandoned towers of the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects Detroit, USA. Ready for the planed demolishing. The complex was home to such notable figures ...

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The Fredrick Douglass housing projects as seen from the nearby Brewster mid-rise buildings.

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It is a symbol of Detroit's decline. It is a symbol of the disastrous public

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The abandoned towers of the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects Detroit, USA. Ready for the planed demolishing. The complex was home to such notable figures ...

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The completed Brewster-Douglass housing projects.

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Here's why the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects were built in the 1930s

A tower at the Monroe Blocks Courtesy of Bedrock

Photo Gallery: Derelict Detroit

Detroit Brewster Douglass Project...last block going down

The Brewster Towers at night.

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Fredrick Douglass long corridor and gutted wall (wider)

With just two weeks left to go in the year, I wanted to take a step back and look at the biggest commercial real estate stories ...

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Mirage Detroit by Doug Aitken

Detroit is littered with empty lots and abandoned buildings, such as the Brewster-Douglas

The little-known history of the Detroit Stock Exchange

SOM's Inclusive Riverfront Set to Revitalise Detroit

The brick high-rises towering over I-75 near downtown are all that's left of the Brewster-Douglass, where crews have been leveling smaller buildings since ...

Fredrick Douglass front entrance overview

Three Out of Four (Rudy Malmquist) Tags: urban abandoned public skyline mi demolish

Adaptive reuse can mean a lot of different things, from reinventing an old school building to repurposing shipping containers as homes.

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In a district full of empty classrooms and darkened hallways, can Detroit find a way to keep its schools open?

Decline of Detroit

Michigan Central Station

Growing Up Poor Has Effects on Your Children Even If You Escape Poverty

Left: New Grand Rapids, Michigan city hall Right: Frederick Douglass projects, Detroit

A former resident came to watch the demolition of the Brewster-Douglas towers.

Abandoned Detroit. Fredrick Douglas Towers. (Brewster projects...once home to Diana Ross)...Detroiturbex.com - Neighborhoods

click to enlarge Doug Aitken's "Mirage Detroit" is set to transform the interior of Detroit's long-

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan speaks to reporters in front of the Brewster- Douglass projects, with former mayor Dave Bing to his left. (credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

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The 38-story Book Tower (left), an example of Renaissance Revival design, and One Detroit Center (right), home of Ally Financial, are two of the many ...

Detroit was extremely slow to desegregate its housing projects, and to offer equal housing opportunities to all people. It started to integrate in 1954 ...

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The Grande Ballroom shortly after it opened. Photo from the Burton Historical Archives.

Frederick-Douglass-Apartments

Between the construction of the Brewster-Douglass Projects, Lafayette Park, Medical Center, and Interstate-375, Detroit had successfully gotten rid of Black ...

Fredrick Douglass hallway being overtaken by nature

Downtown Detroit skyline seen from the Brewster-Douglass Housing Projects

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Stan Douglas Abandon et splendeur

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Why I Love Detroit And Its EPIC Photoshoot Locations

Dan Gilbert's Bedrock buys iconic Buhl Building in downtown Detroit

The approaches were built as conventional box subways with the cut and cover method. This is the Canadian side.

CARE-Building

DETROIT - Authorities are investigating a fire that broke out in an abandoned housing project near downtown Detroit.

1. Hudson's site. 1208 Woodward Ave, Detroit ...

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click to enlarge Part of Detroit Month of Design, the Junior League of Detroit Designer's Show House is

Mirage Detroit by Doug Aitken

Brewster-Douglass housing projects Courtesy of the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library

Second stage of demo begins on historic Brewster-Douglass project

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A look at the towering towers!

Life for Detroit's blacks over the years: vibrant and volatile - The Washington Post

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Continue the tour

The building of the Detroit-Windsor tunnel - Michigan History - The Detroit News

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The Boiler 65 in Detroit Shoreway is Now Open

Douglass Projects, Detroit, 2009

The project was commissioned by Detroit – a new film from Academy Award winners Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal.

Abandoned homes molder on the east side of Detroit last year. Carlos Osorio/AP

The Fist (Joe Louis monument) by Frederick Douglass, Detroit

How a Detroit school created to lift up a 'Christ-centered culture' found a way to get public dollars

From the roof of one of the towers, I gained a clearer view of the pathways below . In the middle sits the remains of a wooden playground, now splintered, ...

Abandoned High School in Detroit 01-02

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Schmidt Hammer Lassen's First U.S. Project Breaks Ground in Detroit, © Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

Derelict Detroit: You don't have to live like this (Photo: Getty)

A note on IMDB also states that "Although The PJs is modeled after the Brewster-Douglass public housing projects in Detroit, Michigan, the show takes place ...

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One week ago, Detroit. There's tough neighbourhoods and then there's Gratiot

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Detroit's abandoned Frederick Douglass housing development awaits demolition in this 2013 photograph. Rebecca Cook/Reuters

Federal housing policies created after the Depression ensured that African-Americans and other people of