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September 12, 2008

Cities in Pictures

Looking up Woodward Avenue, Detroit, c. 1910-20
Detroit Publishing Company, no. 073427
Library of Congress American Memory Project

Urban planners often have different image needs from other disciplines. Here are a few sites rich with images of cities, urban topics, and social issues.

Arounder -- 360 Degree Panoramic Views of Cities

Cities Around the World

Images of Detroit
SeeDetroit.com Image Gallery

Virtual Motor City
Images of Detroit from News Sources from 1900-1980.

Library of Congress American Memory Project
Click on the Cities and Towns link.

Metropolitan Design Center for American Urban Landscape Image Database

Milwaukee Neighborhoods: Photos and Maps 1885-1992

Sanborn Maps of American Cities
(Requires UofM authentication)

Posted by rpw at September 12, 2008 10:04 AM


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