Oates attended graduate school at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and lived in Detroit in the 1960s.
“We did this because, in our mind, it was the right thing to do,” cofounder Harry Moorhouse told The Detroit News.
Her kid sister Ava (Mia Wasikowska) is also hanging out in Detroit and convinces the oldsters to go out for a night of clubbing.
To him, this is just another of the many haunts he has assimilated into his personal version of Detroit.
In 1963, author George Plimpton attempted to try out for the Detroit Lions as a third-string quarterback.
My folks went to Detroit when I was a little codger and they both died there.
Cargoes of army stores were transported between Buffalo and Detroit.
The organization will aim to direct negro sentiment and support along lines of best interests for Detroit.
Mr. Martin then went to Detroit, where he worked a year on the steamboat Wisconsin.
With horses the journey to Detroit for supplies was not such an impossible undertaking as it would seem to-day.
city in Michigan, U.S., from French détroit, literally "straits," from Old French destreit (12c.), from Latin districtum, neuter of districtus. French fort built there 1701. By 1918 the city name was synonymous with "U.S. automobile manufacturing."
Largest city in Michigan.
Note: As the center of automobile production, it is often referred to as the “Motor City” or “Motown.”