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.
Funny and scary. Young pioneers greet Stalin, 1935, Ivan Shagin.
“We aren’t going to stand still”. A parade of athletes on the Red Square, 1936, Ivan Shagin.
An Uzbek athletes parade? No, these are builders of the Grand Fergana Canal, 1939, Max Alpert.