History Department

Detroit Black Churches

The Detroit Church Project is dedicated to preserving records and memories from the religious history of one of the United State’s oldest and most diverse cities, focusing particularly on the African-American churches that were created during the 1930′s and 1940′s in the wake of the Great Migration.

Project collaborators:

  • David Bailey, Professor of History, Michigan State University
  • Mark Kelly (History Major, Spring 2008)

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