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Detroit is a very symbolic place in modern history, marchand told weathercom in europe, the ruins were mostly anecdotal, they were the very last pieces of a changing and gentrifying landscape. Ruins at the abandoned packard automotive plant are seen on september 4, 2013 in detroit, michigan the packard plant was a 35 million square foot car manufacturing plant built completed in 1911.
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Funds were directed to the building of expressways for automobile traffic, powerful historical forces buffeted detroit’s single-industry economy, and detroit’s federally supported comeback strategies did little to help modern ruins of abandoned detroit (photos) detroit: ruin and renewal. Detroit's beautiful, horrible decline two french photographers immortalize the remains of the motor city on film photographs by yves marchand and romain meffre.
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