Historic Detroit


Now in the shop: Framed vintage postcards!

Mar. 15, 2017

We’ve added several framed and matted vintage Detroit postcards to our online store. Not only can you own a piece of Detroit history, but you’ll be supporting the website with your purchase! Click on the shop link above or go here.

New book now available for pre-order!

Feb. 27, 2017

Excited to announce that our new book, “Greetings from Detroit: Historic Postcards from the Motor City,” is now available for pre-order on our online store. Not only will your purchase help support what we do, but if you pre-order now, we’ll give you FIVE free authentic, vintage Detroit postcards and D.A. will sign it to boot.

The book, out on Wayne State University Press, is slated for a Sept. 11 release and orders will ship out that date, if not earlier.

Go right here to order yours today, or click on the shop link at the top of the page!

More than 30 new locations added!

Feb. 25, 2017

We’re starting to ramp up work on the site after taking way too long off. We’ve added more than 30 locations to the site, and will be adding more postcards and photos soon!

New book update

Jan. 28, 2017

We’ve launched a Facebook page for our upcoming book of vintage Detroit postcards. It will be out this winter via Wayne State University Press. Give us a “like” on Facebook here, won’t you?