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Clemson station – F. D. R. funeral train

C435

 

Clemson, April 1945

 

8" x 10" B/W Print

 

This shows a group of people, including a cadet color guard, saluting as the train passes the at the Clemson station at 60 mph. Due to being behind schedule, the train did not even slow down at Clemson.

 

(Description from old catalog - by some accounts the train never exceeded 30 mph.)

 

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Taken in April 1945