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Main Street, Encino, New Mexico

Let's call this a "sign" of the times, at least as it relates to American rural decay. This sign is on the main road going through Encino, New Mexico, a small rural town in New Mexico on Highway 285. With each trip we watch it decaying before our eyes. (This highway appeared in Robert Frank's THE AMERICANS.)

TAGS: Decay, New Mexico, Rural, Sign, United States

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Taos, New Mexico, United States of America
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© Rupert Chambers.
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Date Taken: 05.2015
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PHOTO LOCATION Encino, New Mexico, United States of America