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[2] Southern Ties

Southern Ties

All these folks down here is really country folks.

In the 20th Century millions of people move from southern states like Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama to northern cities like Detroit during the Great Migration. Now, on Sundays some of those folks and their children make their way to John’s Carpet House.


Sunday’s at The Carpet House

An audio-visual storytelling experience of Detroit Blues cultures featuring stories by Laura Herberg and photography by Amy Sacka.

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