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Detroit 67: Looking Back to Move Forward is a multi-year community engagement project of the Detroit Historical Society that brings together diverse voices and communities around the effects of an historic crisis to find their place in the present and inspire the future.

 

Did you have significant first-hand experience with the events of July 1967? Find out how to add your story to our extensive oral history archive.

 

Events This Week

May 23, 2017
  • David Maraniss Author Talk at the DIA: Once in a Great City May 23, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • Why Commemorate 1967? May 23, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

May 25, 2017
  • 1966 Northern High School Walkout & Freedom School Movement Forum May 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E Warren Ave, Detroit, MI 48201, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

May 26, 2017
  • 1967 Detroit Home Movies May 26, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Detroit Film Theatre, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

May 27, 2017
  • Forged by Fire: Detroit's Riots & Rebellions and Turbulent Racial History Tour May 27, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

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