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Abstract Common Ground is an organization designed to help those in crisis and to try and prevent them from occurring in the first place. Started by some young adults, it has become an organization with a large volunteer base and a paid staff. Along with counseling, free legal and medical assistance, education, and social activities were made available to the community through Common Ground. This collection documents Common Ground from its inception in 1970 to 1987 and covers the administration,...
Abstract Sinai Hospital was created out of a demand for a hospital that would provide staff affiliations for Jewish doctors and care for patients in Detroit, free of the discrimination found in hospitals in the early 1900s. Through considerable fund raising over many decades, the hospital broke ground in 1951, opened in 1953 and underwent tremendous growth and development over the years. Sinai Hospital was sold to the Detroit Medical Center in 1997. It was closed in 1999 and merged with Grace Hospital...