Stunning High Quality Color Photos of Saudi Arabia in 1950s

An extraordinary high quality color pictures of Riyadh in 1950, taken by Dr. Darrell Crain. The photos came from the Crain family who donated the photos to the Washington D.C. public library. Dr. Crain was an American doctor who was brought to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in April 1950 to treat the late founding King Abdulaziz Al-Saud.

The impressive Kodachrome pictures look far more recent than they actually are.

 

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