The Soviet Union is an inexhaustible source of interesting, disturbing, shocking or simply rare photos. Here’s a pack of ’em: 1920. H.G. Wells meets V. I. Lenin 1922. Mounting of high-voltage power lines towers without crane. The upper parts were always rolled up (see right) 1927. From 1909 to 1930 there was a […]
Shocking, surprising, interesting, rare. Today some 18+! images are in at the end. 1886. Aleksandr Ilyich Ulyanov, older brother of Lenin. Hanged for an attempted assasination of Tzar Alexander III, aged 21.
Was Moscow a sad place where people never saw the bright side of life? Seeing Aad van der Drift‘s images of Moscow from 1984 we can not say that Moscow was a bad place. People lived there their everyday life and the city also had some charm. Check out our selection of Moscow images and […]