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Grosse Pointe - Wikipedia


Grosse Pointe refers to a coastal area in Metro Detroit, Michigan, USA, that comprises five .... The landlocked Grosse Pointe Woods has its park at the southern tip of St. Clair Shores, adjacent to ...

Josef's European Pastry Shop - 38 Photos & 27 Reviews - Bakeries ...


Photo of Josef's European Pastry Shop - Grosse Pointe, MI, United States. The ..... of the chefs; from a French style to a more Central or Southern European style .

History News Network | Column: The Grosse Pointe Gross Point ...


In the 1960s I was a political science student, first at Michigan State ... The Grosse Pointe Brokers Association (GPBA) freely admitted what they were doing in ... 100 points, Poles had to score 55 to pass, Southern Europeans 65, and Jews 85.

A.E. Barit mansion in Grosse Pointe - DetroitYES!


CAPITOL PARK'S DAY IN THE SUN ... He was living in Grosse Pointe Pk. when he died in 1974. ... on a sliding scale for different nationalities; “Poles would pass with 55 points, Southern Europeans with 75, Jews with 85.

Diversity Comes to the Grosse Pointes - Second Wave - Michigan


Jun 19, 2014 ... The system was designed to exclude blacks, Jews and southern Europeans. Even after the point system was dismantled as a result of a 1960 ...

Josefs Bakery


Europe's #1 selling espresso… now here at Josef's European Pastry shop. Come in and enjoy the ... Location. 21150 Mack Ave, Grosse Pte. Woods, MI, 48236.

Where the White People Live - The Atlantic


Apr 10, 2015 ... Last summer, the Michigan town of Grosse Pointe Park erected a ... border between Grosse Pointe Park and the city of Detroit is the only place in any .... leads to the pure destruction of Europe, ends the European project, and ...

Pfeiffer Brewing Company - Detroit: The History and Future of the ...


Despite opposition from eastern and southern European immigrants, states ... banned the sale or manufacturing of intoxicants in Michigan after January 1, 1917.

tonnancour redo.indd - Grosse Pointe Historical Society


In the 1750s when the first Europeans settled this region, most Grosse Pointers were either French or ... lived on the. St. Joseph River near the future site of Niles, Michigan. .... of Limoges, near the southern border of Acquitaine, St. Bernard bid  ...

Michigan | history - geography - state, United States | Britannica.com


Jun 17, 2015 ... Although by the size of its land Michigan ranks only 22nd of the 50 states, the ... The highest point in the Lower Peninsula, near Cadillac, rises only to about ... Most of the larger rivers are found in the southern part of the Lower Peninsula, .... Because the first European settlers in Detroit were French Roman ...

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Grosse Pointe in MI - James Loewen


While Grosse Point appears to have a black population through the 1980s, these are ... Lebanese, Armenian, Maltese, Rumanian, or other southern European is ...

Racial Segregation in Detroit: The Case of Grosse Pointe | The ...


Jun 5, 2008 ... In many ways Grosse Pointe is emblematic of the racial divide that cleaves ... of Grosse Pointe Woods, the most modest of the Grosse Pointes. .... “Poles would pass with 55 points, Southern Europeans with 75, Jews with 85.

Member Directory | Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce


Please click here for our 2013 Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce Community Profile ... Grosse Pointe Woods MI 48236 ... Grosse Pointe Farms MI 48236