The Detroit House of Correction, commonly referred to as DeHoCo, is a former penitentiary complex near Detroit, Michigan. Originally located in the city of Detroit, the Detroit House of Correction was relocated Plymouth and Northville townships between 1920 and 1931 as the old “medieval” structure was considered not only antiquated but a fire hazard.
It’s not often that an outstanding residence in the center of a community is abandoned. But in Coudersport, Pennsylvania, Old Hickory has been disused for nearly 30 years.
Growing up in Raceland, Kentucky, I knew some of the significance behind the town’s name. It was named for the “Million Dollar Oval.”
The Abandoned segment that was featured on KET’s Kentucky Life in 2015 has been nominated for an Emmy.
The Moser Leather Company manufactured high-grade leather for harnesses and collar manufacturers before expanding into wholesale leather.
Once strategically important, Cairo, Illinois is in terminal decline after decades of racial turbulence. See photos from our latest trip.
The series of buildings at the corner of East 9th and Monmouth streets in Newport, Kentucky is fascinating – and after years of neglect is being renovated.
Several years ago, I embarked on a winding trip through the Winding Gulf coalfield of West Virginia.
The Warner & Swasey Company is a former manufacturer of machine tools, instruments, and speciality equipment, best known for its astronomical telescopes and turret lathes for astronomical observatories and military installations. It was founded as a partnership in 1880 by Worcester Reed Warner and Ambrose Swasey in Cleveland, Ohio.