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Ethnic Layers of Detroit:
Timeline Photos The Brooklyn Theatre, later renamed the Azteca Theatre, once stood on the northwest corner of Brooklyn Street and Michigan Avenue. It specialized in Spanish language films after Corktown gained an influx of Mexican immigrants. It was demolished around the 1950s.
This photo appears in "Detroit's Corktown" by Armando Delicato and Julie Demery, and was originally from the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library.
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