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The following photos were captured in the museum of peasants’ life and wooden architecture located in Suzdal city, Vladimir oblast, Russia. The pictures were taken by Padunskiy (all the photos are clickable).

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Mar/10

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Pskov city ancient kremlin photos

The kremlin (fortress) of Pskov city is one of the largest and oldest in Russia (photos by maximus101, clickable).

Pskov city, Russia kremlin view

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Kaliningrad oblast was the part of German province East Prussia before the World War II. The province was partitioned between the USSR and Poland after the World War II.

Kaliningrad oblast architecture remains

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The color photos of people and landscapes of the Russian Empire captured in the beginning of the 20th century.

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Feb/10

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The paintings of Slavic people life video

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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