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Augustus B. Woodward

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Horacio the handsnake - Augustus B. Woodward

 

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🇺🇸 Night flight of Drone at New Woodward Ave., Detroit City Michigan, USA via DJI Mavic Pro

 

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M-1 (Michigan Highway)

 

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Driving in Highland Park - Michigan

Augustus Brevoort Woodward was the first Chief Justice of the Michigan Territory. In that position, he played a prominent role in the reconstruction of Detroit following a devastating fire in 1805. He promoted an urban design based on radial avenues, as in Washington, DC and Paris. He is also known as one of the founders of the University of Michigan, established by the legislature in 1817.
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  • Michigan Territory 

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