These 11 Photos of Detroit In The 1970s Are Mesmerizing

Do you ever find yourself daydreaming about days gone by? No matter how much we love our modern life in the Motor City, there’s something uniquely exciting about checking out vintage photographs of Detroit. As we look to the future, it’s important to remember our past – and these 13 fascinating photos of the Motor City in the 1970s will sweep you back on a journey through the decades.

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