Detroit Journeys by Marygrove College

Title

Detroit Journeys by Marygrove College

Creator

Marygrove College

Publisher

Detroit Historical Society

Rights

Detroit Historical Society

Language

en-US

Collection Items

In this interview, Laretta Torrence talks about her life and growing up in a Detroit neighborhood.

In this interview, LaDonna Byrd recalls her encounters of living in the city. Byrd tells the stories of what life was like growing up in Detroit.

In this interview, Violet Douglas talks about the transition from growing up in a rural town to living an adult life in Detroit and raising a family.

In this interview, Lenolia Gaddy recalls how her and almost her entire family found themselves living in Detroit.

In this interview, Keith Arnold tells his story of growing up in Buffalo, until he found a deep love for Detroit. He eventually made the journey to the city, where he started and raised a family.

In this interview, Earnest Stamps talks about growing up in Detroit, where he watched his parents work and raise him. In doing so, Stamps was inspired to stay in the city and continue working in his community.

In this interview, Patricia Flemings shares the story of her life growing up in a Detroit neighborhood, as well as her transition into adulthood.

In this interview, Sandra Foote talks about moving to Detroit at the age of five. While adjusting to the cultural differences, Foote also reflects on her memories of previously living in New Orleans.
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