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Jan/10

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Soviet people of 1925-1930th photos

The following photos of Soviet people life of 1925-1930th were captured by Russian photographer and journalist Boris Ignatovich.

Soviet people of 1925-1930th photo

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Jan/10

15

The mansion of Russian hussar

According to the legend Russian hussar colonel Vladimir Khrapovitsky had a bet with his friends that he would build a castle comparable to Louvre (Paris, France) with the park better than the Park of Versailles.

The colonel was a successful merchant and had all the resources to win the bet. The castle was built by Moscow architect P.S.Boytsov.

Russian hussar mansion

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Dec/09

1

The orders of the Soviet Union pictures

The Soviet Union was generous decorating its people with various orders and signs like on the following pictures.

The Order of Lenin

Soviet order

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Nov/09

29

Soviet patriotic posters pictures

The propaganda of the USSR was working hard to inspire the people with pride in their country and confidence in the future.

Soviet patriotic poster

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Nov/09

7

Soviet World War II propaganda part 2

The posters of Soviet agitation during World War II (part 1)

“The shovel is soldier’s friend ”

Soviet World War 2 poster

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Here are several posters of Soviet World War II agitation.

“Mercilessly annihilate fascist saboteurs”

Soviet World War II poster

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Oct/09

29

The people of Soviet Union photos

Some sceneries of  Soviet Union people everyday life. All photos are clickable.

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Oct/09

25

The toys of Soviet kids

USSR state toys industry offered the following products to Soviet kids.

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Oct/09

22

Abandoned anti-aircraft defence command center

The territories of Russia are rich in various abandoned military facilities built during the Soviet period of Russian history. And here are the photos of one of them – Anti-aircraft defence command center.

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