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Catalog Number 2015.007.019
Object Name Film, Motion Picture
Scope & Content Silent 16mm color workprint from the Sue Marx production, "This Is My Home, This Is Detroit," including a variety of shots, primarily of Oakman Boulevard and Elmwood Park.

The footage opens with several long shots of the median and houses along Oakman Boulevard. A brief segment featuring a man painting the trim on a house follows. Afterward are several shots around Elmwood Park including kids sitting on planter outside of townhouses in view of Regency Tower, close-ups of Anna and John McDonald as they sit in the grass on the grounds of Cityside Townhomes Apartments for their interview (2015.007.007), exterior shots of Bunche Elementary School on Macomb Street, and of townhouses.

The footage ends with several shots of a man in a Detroit Tigers security jacket and cap dancing while raking leaves on the lawn of one of the Brewster Project Townhouses as a woman watches from the steps.
Date 1985
People Marx, Sue
Extent of Description 0:08.33
Collection Communication/Radio/Television
Search Terms This Is My Home, This Is Detroit
Oakman Boulevard
Elmwood Park
Bunche Elementary School
Brewster Project Townhouses