Back in 1958, American photographer Howard Sochurek went on a voyage from Moscow to Astrakhan. During his trip, he took pictures of everyday life of the people which makes his ‘Volga River Essay’ specially interesting and valuable.
The riverside station.
These boats were designed specially for the canal.
A bell tower in the city of Kalyazin, the Tver Region.
A riverside station.
Makaryev Monastery, 1958.