Historic Detroit

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Merrill Fountain - Old photos

The Merrill Fountain, at left, on Campus Martius about 1920.

Kids frolick in the fountain in Palmer Park shortly after it was moved there.

The Merrill Fountain in its original, water-filled splendor.

The Merrill Fountain in the 1950s, after it was moved to Palmer Park.

The fountain after its relocation