Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac and the Founding of Detroit
The "Motor City" began as a fort covering an area approximately sixty-foot square. The "Paris of the Midwest" had humble beginnings and a remarkable founder, Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac. It is history that deserves to be remembered.
The “Motor City” began as a fort covering an area approximately sixty-foot square. The “Paris of the Midwest” had humble beginnings and a remarkable founder, Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac. It is history that deserves to be remembered.
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