Joe Kennedy -   Photographs



 Photos by Joe Kennedy --Detroit
 
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Bob Hope & Sammy Davis Jr.
Bob Hope & Sammy Davis Jr.
Gerald Ford Museum dedication, Grand Rapids, MI.
The Reagan's in Detroit
The Reagan's in Detroit
--for AP
The Four Tops in front of the Roostertail waterfront venue in Detroit
The Four Tops in front of the Roostertail waterfront venue in Detroit
Detroit and Windsor, Ont. mayors Coleman Young and Elizabeth Kishkon   in 1983.
Detroit and Windsor, Ont. mayors Coleman Young and Elizabeth Kishkon in 1983.
--for Associated Press
U of M Medical Center premature birth unit --USA Today
U of M Medical Center premature birth unit --USA Today
Detroit's Capuchin Community Center soup kitchen General Manager Lou Hickson on Christmas day 1984 --for USA Today
Detroit's Capuchin Community Center soup kitchen General Manager Lou Hickson on Christmas day 1984 --for USA Today
Sec. of Defense Weinberger climbs into an M-1 tank at the Detroit Arsenal tank plant in the early '80's--Warren, MI.  --N.Y. Times
Sec. of Defense Weinberger climbs into an M-1 tank at the Detroit Arsenal tank plant in the early '80's--Warren, MI. --N.Y. Times
Mick Jagger at the Silverdome in Pontiac, MI. --for Associated Press
Mick Jagger at the Silverdome in Pontiac, MI. --for Associated Press
"The King of Soul"
"The King of Soul"
James Brown in Detroit for HBO
Detroit Tigers owner Tom Monahan gets ready for a 1984 World Series victory parade.
Detroit Tigers owner Tom Monahan gets ready for a 1984 World Series victory parade.
Detroit Tiger greats George Kell and Al Kaline recap the 1984 season.
Detroit Tiger greats George Kell and Al Kaline recap the 1984 season.
Michigan Gov. Milliken, Detroit Mayor Coleman Young and Henry Ford II share a ride in a Chrysler K car.
Michigan Gov. Milliken, Detroit Mayor Coleman Young and Henry Ford II share a ride in a Chrysler K car.
80's Detroit Grand Prix parade
Aretha Franklin & James Brown at Taboo Nightclub in Detroit. --for HBO
Aretha Franklin & James Brown at Taboo Nightclub in Detroit. --for HBO
CBS at the Henry Ford Museum
CBS at the Henry Ford Museum
Paula Zahn and Harry Smith interview President Bush days before election day vs. Bill Clinton.--for HFM
Eric Clapton at Joe Louis Arena
Eric Clapton at Joe Louis Arena
--for Associated Press
DIA visit by the First Lady of Mexico, Carmen Romano de Lopez Portillo
DIA visit by the First Lady of Mexico, Carmen Romano de Lopez Portillo
Rivera's "Detroit Industry" mural in background.
President Ronald Reagan boarding Air Force One with First Lady Nancy Reagan.
President Ronald Reagan boarding Air Force One with First Lady Nancy Reagan.
--for AP at DTW
Michael Jackson at the Pontiac Silverdome
Michael Jackson at the Pontiac Silverdome
--for AP
Ted Kennedy arrives at St. James Church in Detroit
Ted Kennedy arrives at St. James Church in Detroit
Cheech & Chong
Cheech & Chong
at the Royal Oak Music Theater
Burton Cummings
Burton Cummings
at the Royal Oak Music Theater
George Bush Sr.
George Bush Sr.
at the Detroit Economic Club
Michigan native Madonna at the Pontiac Silverdome
Michigan native Madonna at the Pontiac Silverdome
--for AP
Author Elmore Leonard
Author Elmore Leonard
At home in Birmingham, MI.
Bon Jovi
Bon Jovi
Music video shoot in metro Detroit '87
Bonnie Raite
Bonnie Raite
at the Royal Oak Music Theater
Former WDIV Detroit weatherman & WWII vet Sonny Eliot.
Former WDIV Detroit weatherman & WWII vet Sonny Eliot.
--for LA Times
Peter Townsend at the Pontiac Silverdome
Peter Townsend at the Pontiac Silverdome
--for Associated press
Jack Nicholson at the Pontiac Silverdome
Jack Nicholson at the Pontiac Silverdome
Playoff game Piston's vs.Laker's
Christie Brinkley
Christie Brinkley
At the Detroit Grand Prix
80's London Chop House owner Max Pincus at famed table #1
80's London Chop House owner Max Pincus at famed table #1
Detroit
Jimmy Schmidt
Jimmy Schmidt
The Rattlesnake Club restaurant, Detroit