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Future of History: What is to become of Historic Fort Wayne

The entrance to Historic Fort Wayne in Detroit.
Lester Graham
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Michigan Radio
The entrance to Historic Fort Wayne in Detroit.

The new bridge planned between Detroit and Canada will land on the U.S. side near one of Michigan's landmark jewels. Historic Fort Wayne dates back to the 1840s and played many roles in U.S. military history.

While Detroit residents are aware of the fort, many Michigan residents outside of the city say they don't know much about its history and have never visited. So here's a short video on the history of the fort and a look at what little that's known about its future.