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

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Board Members

Meet Your RTHC Board Members Stefanie Caloia, Chair Favorite photo or artifact in the museum Burt Collection photographs, Redford Newspapers Current research topics, projects, and events Annexation Favorite place in Redford The Historical Commission building! Number of years in Redford 1983-2001 Board member since... 2014 Day job Archivist at the Reuther Library, Wayne State University … Continue reading Board Members