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Description View from the rear platform of the Simskaia Station of the Samara- Zlatoust Railway, Russia. Very early colour photograph by Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii, made in 1910 on three glass plates, one for each of the colors red, green, and blue. Scanned and combined into a digital image in 2003.
Date 1910
Source Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection (Library of Congress)
US-LibraryOfCongress-BookLogo.svg This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID prokc.20548.
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Author Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii
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