D&M Business Car, Detroit

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D&M Business Car, Detroit

Unread postby Michael » Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:51 am

Detroit and Mackinac Business Car #2 at the Detroit Renaissance Center during the Republican National Convention
Photo taken on July 15, 1980
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Re: D&M Business Car, Detroit

Unread postby DNO_Dennis » Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:57 pm

Although this photo is 38 years old, I can remember shooting this Kodachrome like it was yesterday. It was a warm night, and TV crews and security was everywhere around the RenCen except here on the platform next to all the private varnish. Film was expensive and precious back then, so I only made a few exposures - this was the best one. Today, I'd shoot more than a hundred frames, and I'd make sure I had documented every car there, from both sides.
The traffic on my Flickr site for this image went from 1 or 2 a week to 5 or 6 a day. Glad everyone likes it!
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Re: D&M Business Car, Detroit

Unread postby Michael » Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:20 pm

Welcome aboard Dennis!
I know I enjoyed your photo :D
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Re: D&M Business Car, Detroit

Unread postby MQT1223 » Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:24 pm

What happened to the D&M business car fleet after Lake State took over?
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