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Michigan Central Station, 1975 and 2008. Arcade on the first floor of Michigan Central Station, facing the ticket office.

Michigan Central Station, 1975 and Arcade on the first floor of Michigan Central Station, facing the ticket office.

Sanctuary, St. Agnes Catholic Church. St. Agnes was once a thriving Catholic church on the north side of Detroit. But changing racial demographics and an overall decline in the number of Catholic parishioners in the city led to its closure in 2006. Years of neglect have left the church a shell of its former self.

Detroit: Evolution of a City An interactive look at the growth, decline, and revival of the city of Detroit through historic and present-day pictures.

interior of the Detroit train station. Now and then.

interior of the Detroit train station. Dick took me here when I was a little kid and he'd have a beer and buy me a pop and money to buy a president plastic head that was made by a machine.

Michigan Central Station, built in 1913 and was the tallest railroad station in the world at 230 ft. The last train to leave, departed the station in 1988.

MICHIGAN CENTRAL STATION / Michigan Train Station, built in 1913 and was the tallest railroad station in the world at 230 ft.

Michigan Central Station - Old photos — Historic Detroit

Detroit Central Station - a truly elegant structure designed by Warren & Wetmore and Reed & Stem, and opened Exquisite and sad that it's a architectural delight of the past.

Michigan Central Station is a defining example of Detroit's urban decay. The building was built in 1913, and was the tallest railroad station in the world at 230 feet (18 stories). As air travel and auto usage overtook rail transit in the US, the usage dwindled, and the last train to use MCS was in 1988. The building has been completely unused since that date. Films such as Naqoyqatsi and Transformers have used the building as a symbol of blight and decay. (Zach Fein)

Michigan Central Station, Detroit - built 230 feet stories) last train left in Used in Films 'Naqoyqatsi' & 'Transformers'.

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