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View Resource Flint Sit-Down Strike Audio Gallery

The actual voices of former sit-downers reminiscing about their experiences are combined with photographs, maps, and text to present the full experience of the strike by those who were there.

http://flint.matrix.msu.edu/
View Resource Historic Detroit

A website of Detroit buildings, places and landmarks with photographs and architectural details. 

http://www.historicdetroit.org/buildings/
View Resource Historical Context for Understanding Idlewild's Past

Professor Ronald J. Stephens identifies six significant time periods of progress and failure in Idlewild to illustrate why it continues to be recognized as one of the oldest and most famous African American resort communities.

http://www.providentfoundation.org/index.php/history/idlewil...
View Resource Historical Images of Battle Creek, Michigan

Digitized collection of over 5,000 photographs includes "Battle Creek Homes and Buildings, c. 1940", "Photographs from Battle Creek's History" and the "Dorothy Martich Black History Photo Archive" which documents the history of Battle Creek's African American community.

http://www.willard.lib.mi.us/historical_new/
View Resource I Arrived at Detroit...

"I Arrived at Detroit..." celebrates the 300th anniversary of Detroit's founding by bringing to the internet over 100 first-hand accounts of individuals who visited Detroit between 1701 and 1837.

http://clarke.cmich.edu/resource_tab/information_and_exhibit...
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