The 1950s Housing Boom

Whenever I tell people about Redford, I mention that most of the Township was built in the 50s. Literally blocks and blocks of brick ranches and bungalows. According to the 1950 census, there were 18,940 people living in Redford. By the time the 1960 census rolled around, that number jumped to 71,276 people. In a … Continue reading The 1950s Housing Boom


Board Members

Meet Your RTHC Board Members "Mac" MacDermaid Vice Chair (view full bio here) Favorite photo or artifact in the museum Current research topics, projects, and events Centennial Homes project The Lahser family Redford Cemetery Walk Movie in the Cemetery Favorite place in Redford Redford Cemetery Number of years in Redford Since 2012 Board member since... … Continue reading Board Members