By John Martin Smith
Auburn: The vintage urban unearths those tales and lots more and plenty extra approximately this big-impact urban with the small-town think. as soon as known as "Little Detroit," Auburn featured prominently within the vehicle period, generating 24 assorted makes of autos sooner than 1937, a background now preserved in its world-class museums. This lush transportation historical past additionally earned the city the identify "Home of the Classics." Featured listed here are highlights from this time in addition to such stories because the raid at the police division by means of John Dillinger's gang. Readers trip along the continual those that remodeled this neighborhood into the DeKalb County seat the place the tree-lined streets, old flats, and gorgeous urban parks belie the city's illustrious culture of and innovation. In Auburn: The vintage urban, greater than a hundred never-before-published pictures accompany the crafty narrative.
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