Here is a set of old Soviet photos. Private stories in the whole history of the country.
A street photographer, 1920.
"Do not sing songs. Do not drink vodka. Be quiet". A fight in the courtyard of a dosshouse, 1895, Mikhail Dmitriev.
The first Russian revolution. Writer Maxim Gorky prods opera singer Feodor Chaliapin with a broom, 1905.
Futurist poet Vladimir Mayakovsky, 1920, Abram Shterenberg.
A carrier waters a horse, 1924.
A lesson of physical culture in the Uzbek school, 1935, George Zelma.