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1892 : Detroit Citizens Street Railway Begins Electrifying Trolley Lines in Detroit
1892 : Detroit Citizens Street Railway Begins Electrifying Trolley Lines in Detroit
Aug 22 all-day
1892 : Detroit Citizens Street Railway Begins Electrifying Trolley Lines in Detroit
On August 22, 1892, the first electric trolley began operation in Detroit along Jefferson Avenue. At the beginning of the Gay ’90’s, the horse-car riding public included just about everybody in town. Even the most … Continue reading "1892 : Detroit Citizens Street Railway Begins Electrifying Trolley Lines in Detroit"
1902: Cadillac Automobile Company Formed
1902: Cadillac Automobile Company Formed
Aug 22 all-day
1902: Cadillac Automobile Company Formed
On Aug. 22, 1902, Henry M. Leland formed the Cadillac Automobile Company with a group of investors who had previously tried but failed to start a car company with Henry Ford. The company’s first car … Continue reading "1902: Cadillac Automobile Company Formed"
1916 : Oakland County Celebrates Centennial
1916 : Oakland County Celebrates Centennial
Aug 22 all-day
Police estimated that the crowd watching the centennial parade in Pontiac was larger than the city’s population.  The parade was two miles long, and included over 200 floats.  6000 men and 500 women participated. Source … Continue reading "1916 : Oakland County Celebrates Centennial"
1954 : Frandor Center Opens, Michigan’s 2nd Oldest Mall
1954 : Frandor Center Opens, Michigan’s 2nd Oldest Mall
Aug 22 all-day
1954 : Frandor Center Opens, Michigan's 2nd Oldest Mall
A sign that once stood at the north end of Frandor Center welcomes mid-century shoppers into the vast – and totally for free –  parking area. It could accommodate nearly five thousand autos. Photo from www.lostlansing.com … Continue reading "1954 : Frandor Center Opens, Michigan’s 2nd Oldest Mall"
2018 : Lansing State Journal Features Historical Amusement Parks
2018 : Lansing State Journal Features Historical Amusement Parks
Aug 22 all-day
2018 : Lansing State Journal Features Historical Amusement Parks
Ever wonder what Michigan’s old amusement parks were like? Lansing State Journal rounded up parks you may remember and some you probably never knew existed. Here are a few of the lost and abandoned amusement … Continue reading "2018 : Lansing State Journal Features Historical Amusement Parks"
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