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Preservation Wayne Records

 Collection
Identifier: WSR000604
Abstract Preservation Wayne (PW), originally known as the Wayne State University Historical Preservation Association, emerged in 1975 as a student movement to protest the destruction of historic structures on the Wayne State University (WSU) campus and in the Cultural Center district. They were successful in saving a number of structures from demolition and securing historical designations for buildings and areas around campus. In 1988, with its membership diversifying outside the university community,...
Dates: 1975 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1977 - 2008

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  • Repository: Walter P. Reuther Library X
  • Subject: Detroit (Mich.) X
  • Subject: Historic preservation X
  • Subject: Student movements X