People that know me are aware of the fact that I spent a good chunk of my life in close proximity of Detroit. While living within 30 miles of the city, I only made into Detroit on several occasions, and each time I was in awe.
This website shows the beauty in the destruction and certainly makes a strong case for restoring, not rebuilding Detroit. Detroit was once a first class city, and could be again. Browse the site and check out the arciteture, history, and culture of Detroit today and in the good ole days.