Driving Detroit, 1917


November 18, 2013, 9:46 AM

An excerpt from a 1917 newsreel by the Detroit News that shows a Detroit Police Department driver-safety campaign. With the growing number of cars in the city, officials were trying to persuade drivers to slow down. Can you identify the streets?


Source: Prelinger Archives


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