Leningrad 1958 Part 1

Saint Petersburg was founded in 1703 and today has more than 5 millions citizens – it’s the second biggest city of Russia. The city has a unique charm, its downtown is part of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Saint Petersburg was renamed to Petrograd in 1914 and to Leningrad in 1924. The images in this post are from 1958 and they show the everyday life of the city. We split our 31 images into 2 posts, the current post contains 15 images, the next 16 images will be posted in the next article tomorrow.

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