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Madame Queen: 1943

Madame Queen: 1943

A closeup of Santa Fe 5000, as identified by Lost World below in the original post of the uncropped photo taken in 1943 by Jack Delano. View full size.

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Detail

The detail on Delano's shots is just incredible. Amazing that 5000 would be so sharp in a photo taken from such a distance.

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