6 Russian Villagers In 1938-41

Russian Villagers In 1938-41

Posted on December 23, 2012 by team

These are the photos of Russian old believers taken by a Japanese scientist Yamazoe Saburo in 1938-41. All the shots are being presented at the exhibition now, some of them are published below.

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6 Responses to “Russian Villagers In 1938-41”

  1. Wei says:

    These photos were taken in Manchuria Where the Old Believers fled after the Revolution. After the Chinese Communist takeover, they fled once again, first to Brazil and finally ended up in Alaska.

  2. Jane Smith says:

    Who are Old Believers?

  3. Daniel says:

    Many emigrated to Canada and Oregon, USA.

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