Detroit Michigan City Streets Push Pin Map Wall Art

$39.00

Push Pin City Map of Detroit, Michigan Wall Art

Beautiful framed push pin map displays the unique network of city streets, canals, landscape, and water features of Amsterdam.  This impressive map has an abstract quality and reveals the patterns in the layout of the city. The fun artwork is a delight to explore! Buy any 2 Push Pin City Maps get 1 free!

Includes:

  • Case of 500 Map Pins
  • Mounted Map on Pin Board
  • Beautifully Framed: 100% Crafted in the USA High Quality Frames
  • Hanging Hardware and ready to enjoy
  • Heavy-duty packaging and shipped in very large boxes to your doorstep. Shipping is covered with your order (in the continental USA.)

Detroit: known for being the largest city in the midwestern state of Michigan, Detroit is celebrated for being the birthplace of Motown Records, whose chart-topping history is on display at their original HQ. Bring Motor City to life with our highly-detailed Map of Detroit. Choose between various frames, styles, and custom titles. The impressive details of roads, trails, railways, rivers, and more will give you a new perspective of your favorite city.

Map Cartography:  

At GeoJango, we are experts in GIS mapping and developing products of the highest quality display. We design each of our unique styles by programming thousands of layers within each map. Each map art print is created using open street maps, a comprehensive world-wide database of roads, streets, and other features. In turn, our maps are the most accurate, high-quality, and stylish on the market.

Map Customization and Proofs:  

We can customize the title area with a title, subtitle, quote, legend, coordinates. Write what you would like customized in the Order Notes and we will provide a proof for your review within 1-2 business days!

Businesses, Hotels, Vacation Homes, AirBnB Guest Homes:

Delight your guests and customers with a beautiful map of your city! We can add special icons for your location. We can also add points-of-interests.  Contact us if you would like to add POI and icons to the map for a custom quote.

Shipping and Production: the maps are produced within 3 business days of your order and after you approve your proofs. Shipping time from CA runs 2-5 days anywhere in the continental USA. The maps are individually wrapped and shipped in a very large box to your doorstep. We cover the large shipping costs with your order.

Map Color Styles:

Toner - This map is our classic black and white style. Water is in black.

Pencil - a simplistic, etched pencil design is a classic. Water is in white and includes a special wave pattern.

Night - A dramatic display of the city network at night using blacks and whites.

Retro - The retro map colors highlight water features, parks, and the street network. Major roads are stylized.  

Ganymede - Named after Jupiter’s largest moon. This map includes topography so you can see the city street network, plus the terrain and elevations in muted blue and teal tones.

A Perfect Gift for: Avid travelers, city lovers, and geography enthusiasts. This is the perfect wedding, graduation, or job promotion gift for everyone!

Applications: Decorate your home, office, apartment, or Airbnb with the city you live in, one you’ve traveled to, or as inspiration for your next adventure. This is the ideal custom hospitality wall art for hotels, vacation rentals, local businesses, and more!

Construction: Each city map is individually printed-on-demand as Fine Art, Museum quality production. We mount the map on a high-quality pin board using heavy machinery for a lifelong bound. The map is beautifully framed and hanging hardware is assembled so it is ready to hang and enjoy.

Materials Note: No glass or acrylic glazing. The production is a museum-style mounted map that does not need glass and is very impressive. Use as a push pin map or as wall art.  (FAQ: map pins holes are too small to see if any are removed.)

Guarantee of Quality

We stand behind our work and guarantee the highest level of construction and quality. Contact us if you have any problems with your map, and we will coordinate to ensure you are happy with your order.

History of the City

The history of Detroit, Michigan, is a compelling narrative of industrial innovation, cultural contributions, and urban challenges. Known as the "Motor City" and the "Arsenal of Democracy," Detroit's story is intertwined with its role in the automotive industry, its rich musical heritage, and its ongoing efforts to revitalize and reinvent itself.

Detroit's history dates back to its founding in 1701 by French explorer Antoine Laumet de La Mothe, sieur de Cadillac. The city's strategic location along the Great Lakes made it a vital trading post and military outpost during the colonial era. Control of Detroit shifted from French to British to American hands, shaping its early history.

The 20th century brought about a transformative period for Detroit with the rise of the automotive industry. Pioneers like Henry Ford, Ransom Olds, and Walter Chrysler established factories in the city, revolutionizing transportation and making Detroit the heart of automobile production. The assembly line, perfected by Henry Ford, significantly lowered production costs and made automobiles accessible to a wider population.

During World War II, Detroit's manufacturing prowess played a critical role in supporting the war effort. The city's factories retooled to produce tanks, planes, and other military equipment, earning Detroit the moniker "Arsenal of Democracy." However, as the auto industry flourished, issues such as labor strikes and racial tensions also emerged.

Detroit's history is also marked by its rich musical legacy. The city gave birth to genres like Motown, which produced legendary artists like Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye, and Stevie Wonder. Motown Records, founded by Berry Gordy Jr. in 1959, became a cultural phenomenon and played a pivotal role in shaping the global music landscape.

The late 20th century brought challenges to Detroit, including economic decline, population loss, and urban blight. Factors such as global competition, changing consumer preferences, and the 2008 financial crisis contributed to the struggles of the city's automotive industry. Declining manufacturing jobs led to population migration and the hollowing out of many neighborhoods.

In 2013, Detroit filed for bankruptcy, marking one of the largest municipal bankruptcies in U.S. history. This event underscored the need for revitalization and a new approach to governance and urban development.

In recent years, Detroit has been undergoing a process of renewal and revitalization. The city's cultural institutions, like the Detroit Institute of Arts, have become symbols of resilience and community strength. Entrepreneurs, artists, and community activists are working to breathe new life into neglected neighborhoods, creating vibrant spaces for innovation and expression.

Efforts to diversify Detroit's economy have led to investments in technology, healthcare, and urban agriculture. The downtown area has experienced a resurgence, with new developments, restaurants, and entertainment venues attracting residents and visitors alike.

Detroit's history is a reflection of its ability to adapt and evolve in the face of challenges. The city's legacy of innovation, culture, and hard work continues to inspire those who are committed to shaping its future. While Detroit's history is complex and multifaceted, its ongoing journey toward revitalization exemplifies the city's enduring spirit and determination.